Dr. Kajalie Shehreen Islam

Dr. Kajalie Shehreen Islam

Designation: Assistant Professor
E-mail: [email protected]
Phone: +880 255045166
Address: Room No # 414, Lecture Theatre, University of Dhaka, Dhaka-1000.


PhD in Media Studies (SOAS), MA in Critical Media and Cultural Studies (SOAS), MSS and BSS in Mass Communication and Journalism (Dhaka)

Major Works

Islam, K.S., 2013. Bangladesh: Gender Inequality Results from Policy Inequity. In Carolyn Byerly (ed) The Palgrave Handbook of Women and Journalism. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Islam, K. 2012 Aug 30. Breaking Down the Birangona: Examining the (Divided) Media Discourse on the War Heroines of Bangladesh`s Independence Movement. International Journal of Communication [Online] 6:0. Available: http://ijoc.org/ojs/index.php/ijoc/article/view/874/787

Islam, K.S. The Myth of the Mad ‘Other’ in Hindi Cinema, 2012. Dhaka University Studies, 67(2), pp. 221-232.

Islam, K.S. Racism, Sexism and the Illusion of Empowerment in Fairness Cream Advertising on Bangladeshi Television, 2012. Social Science Review, Dhaka University Studies, Part D, 30(1), pp. 59-66.

Area of interest

Media and conflict; religion and media; gender and communication