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Erika Engstrom

Professor, Communication Studies

Expertise: Mass media and gender/women, Popular culture, Television

About

Erika Engstrom teaches in the UNLV department of communication studies. She does research on mass media portrayals of women, weddings, and aspects of popular culture that deal with religion. Her work centering on women and the mass media includes the book 'The Bride Factory," and "Mad Men and Working Women: Feminist Perspectives on Historical Power, Resistance, and Otherness."

Education

  • BA Radio-Television, University of Central Florida
  • MA Communication, University of Central Florida
  • Ph.D. Mass Communication, University of Florida

Articles Featuring Erika Engstrom

Jan 28
Campus News
Professor Erika Engstrom on how aspects of religion and cultural values have become folded into the long-running, horror-based fictional TV program "Supernatural."

Aug 8
Campus News
A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.

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