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Cristina Mislán

 Columbia, Missouri, United States
Associate Professor, Journalism Studies, Missouri School of Journalism, University of Missouri


Cristina Mislán is an associate professor of journalism studies in the Missouri School of Journalism. Her areas of research are media history, social movement media, activism and transnational/globalization studies.

Scholarly beginnings

A research idea

Envisioning possible futures in the field of communication and media studies

Learn more about Prof. Mislán’s journey

Selected readings

Mislan, C. (Forthcoming). “‘The Troubles with the 1970s Women’s Liberation Movement: A Black Feminist Critique of Ethel L. Payne’s Reportage,” in The Routledge Companion to American Journalism History, edited by Melita Garza, Michael Fuhlhage and Tracy Lucht

Mislan, C., & Shaban, S. (2019). “To Ferguson, Love Palestine”: Mediating Life Under Occupation. Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies, DOI: 10.1080/14791420.2019.1594325.

Mislan, C. (2018). “Journalism, Gender, and Race.” In T. Vos (Ed.), Handbook of Communication Science: Journalism, vol. 19. Berlin: De Gruyter Mouton.

Watch Prof. Mislán present “Discursive Solidarity: Communal Survival in Media-Making Practices” at the Center for Latinx Digital Media

Listen to Prof. Mislán’s insights about her professional journey in El Café Latinx podcast