Mel Stanfill

Mel Stanfill

Mel Stanfill is an Assistant Professor of Texts and Technology and Digital Media at the University of Central Florida. Stanfill holds a PhD in Communications and Media from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Stanfill’s research interrogates how the relationship between media industries and their audiences in the Internet era is shaped by labor, intellectual property law, consumption, heteronormativity, and whiteness, and has appeared in venues such as New Media and Society, Critical Studies in Media Communication, and Cinema Journal.

Research Interests

Digital Labor; Media Industry Studies; Interfaces; Fan Studies; Queer Theory; Race and Gender Studies

Updated: Apr 24, 2017