Journals and Editorial boards

Satff in Creative Studies and Media regularly peer review book proposals for publishers and also regularly peer review journal articles for a range of journals. please see below for examples of current journal editorships and membership of editorial boards


Nathan Abrams


  • Co-editor, Jewish Film and New Media: An International Journal (

  • Previously reviews editor for H-USA and Jewish Culture and History (

Editorial and Advisory Board Memberships

  • Journal of European Popular Culture (,id=177/view,page=3/)
  • Jewish Culture and History ( Shalvi/Hyman Encyclopedia of Jewish Women (
  • Series editorship, Jews, Judaism, and the Arts book series (Brill)
  • Member of the AHRC Peer Review College


Vian Bakir

  • Guest Editor: Bakir, V., Miller, D., Robinson, P., & Simpson, C. (in preparation). Deception, Coercion and Consent: Understanding Propaganda, Persuasive Communication and Political Power in the 21st Century. Critical Sociology. Sage.
  • Guest Editor: Bakir, V., Feilzer, M. & McStay, A. 2017. Veillance and Transparency: A Critical Examination of Mutual Watching in the Post-Snowden, Big Data Era. Big Data & Society. Sage, 4(1).
  • Guest Editor: Bakir, V. 2015. News, Agenda-Building & Intelligence Agencies: Understanding Manipulation and Methodologies. International Journal of Press/Politics (April). Sage.
  • Editorial Board member of Media, War & Conflict (2013-)
  • Associate Editor of Mediterranean e-journal of Communication and Media Studies (2013-)
  • Member of the ESRC Peer Review College


Andrew McStay

  • Editorial Board of New Media & Society (#1 journal in Communication)
  • Guest Editor for Big Data & Society (special issue on Veillance & Transparency, 2017)
  • Series editorship board for Routledge Critical Advertising Studies
  • Member of the AHRC Peer Review College