Samantha Joyce

Communication Department, Wags, ILals

Overview

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Bio

Samantha Nogueira Joyce

(Communication Department, Wags, ILals)

https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4129-6827

Samantha Nogueira Joyce is a Brazilian journalist and Associate Professor of Global Communication at Saint Mary’s College of California. She studies media history, theory, and criticism with concentrations in cultural studies, critical theory, Latin American and Brazilian Media and Cultural Studies. Her research covers a range of contemporary as well as historical topics in order to understand the many ways in which people’s identities are constituted by and through the media, especially television. In addition to her book Brazilian Telenovelas and the Myth of Racial Democracy her research has appeared on International Journal of Communication, Brazilian Journalism Research, Rumores, Television Antiheroines: WOMEN BEHAVING BADLY IN CRIME AND PRISON DRAMA, and others.

 

Education

Ph.D.       Media Studies, Communication Studies Department, University of Iowa, 2010

M.A.        Department of Broadcast and Electronic Communication Arts. San Francisco State University. California, 2006.

B.A.         Mass Communication, Journalism. Universidade Federal Fluminense. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2001.

Peer Reviewed Publications

Books

Joyce, S. N. (2012). Brazilian Telenovelas and the Myth of Racial Democracy. Lanham: Lexington Books. https://rowman.com/ISBN/9780739169650/Brazilian-Telenovelas-and-the-Myth-of-Racial-Democracy

Joyce, S. N. (2006). Brazilian womanhood in the primetime telenovela.: A textual analysis of Aguinaldo Silva’s Senhora do Destino. Germany: VDM. https://www.amazon.com/BRAZILIAN-WOMANHOOD-PRIME-TIME-TELENOVELA/dp/B01F9GWMSW

 

Book Chapter

           Joyce, S. N. & LaPastina, A. (2019). Subjective camera, direct address, and audience participation. Velho Chico and a new Brazilian telenovela aesthetics (pp.39-46). In Sigismondi, P. (Editor), World Entertainment Media: Global, Regional, and Local Perspectives: Routledge: New York. 

           https://www.amazon.com/World-Entertainment-Media-Regional-Perspectives/dp/1138094021

Joyce, S.N. (2018). Brasileiros do horário nobre – ou o que a CBS me ensinou sobre o Brasil (pp. 119-128). In Moreira, S. V. & Ota, D. C. (Eds.). Comunicação, Mídia e Cultura: Estudos Brasil-Estados Unidos. Mato Grosso do Sul: Editora UFMS. https://www.academia.edu/37257015/Comunicac_a_o_Mi_dia_e_Cultura_-_Colo_quio_Brasil-EUA_2018.pdf

Joyce, S.N. (2018). On Drugs, favelas and shoot outs – AKA, what CBS has taught me about Brazil (pp. 113-122). In Moreira, S. V. & Ota, D. C. (Eds.). Communication, Media and Culture. Brazil – US Studies. Mato Grosso do Sul: Editora UFMS.  http://portcom.intercom.org.br/ebooks/detalheEbook.php?id=57168

Joyce, S. N. & LaPastina, A. (2017). Women and criminality in Brazilian telenovelas: Salve Jorge and human trafficking (pp. 219-235). In Milly Buonanno (Ed). Television Antiheroines. Women Behaving Badly in Crime and Television Dramas. Intellect. Bristol: UK. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/14680777.2019.1648096

Journals

Joyce, S. N. & Martinez, M. (2019). "The Talk", and the one who shall not be named: A case study on racial and gender discourses on NBC's Parenthood. Revista Eco-Pós. https://revistaecopos.eco.ufrj.br/eco_pos/article/view/1

Martinez, M. & Joyce, S. N. (2018). Representation of domestic violence in Brazilian serialized productions. Rumores 22(11),  182-202. http://www.revistas.usp.br/Rumores/article/view/137503

Rosas-Moreno, T. C. &Joyce, S. N. (2017). FRAMING MANDELA: An (Inter)National Comparative News Analysis of the Iconic Leader’s Death. Brazilian Journalism Research 13(1), 64-89. https://bjr.sbpjor.org.br/bjr/article/view/836/887

Joyce, S. N. & Martinez, M. (2017). From Social Merchandising to Social Spectacle: Portrayals of Domestic Violence in TV Globo’s Prime-Time Telenovelas. International Journal of Communication 11(2017), 220–236. http://ijoc.org/index.php/ijoc/article/view/5905/1894

Joyce, S. N. & Martinez, M. (2016). BRICS and mediated narratives: The proximity between Brazilian news and telenovelas. Brazilian Journalism Review, 12(1), pp. 82-101. https://bjr.sbpjor.org.br/bjr/article/view/926/763

LaPastina, A. & Joyce, S. N.. (2015). Changing GLBTQ representations: The Sexual Other in Brazilian Telenovelas. Lumina (lumina.ufjf.emnuvens.com.br), 1-28. (http://lumina.ufjf.emnuvens.com.br/lumina/article/view/410)

Joyce, S. N. & LaPastina, A. (2014). Producing Brazilianess for Global Audiences: The case of Sex and the City. Ação Midiática - Estudos em Comunicação, Sociedade e Cultura (8)2 1-16. (http://ojs.c3sl.ufpr.br/ojs/index.php/acaomidiatica/article/view/39139)

Joyce, S. N. (2013). A kiss is (not) just a kiss. Heterodeterminism, Homosexuality and TV Globo telenovelas. International Journal of Communication 7 (2013), 48-66. (http://ijoc.org/index.php/ijoc/article/view/1832

Joyce, S. N. (Forthcoming). Latin American Media Research. An Overview. In Moreira, S. V. & Ota, D.. (Eds). Colóquio Brazil-Estados Unidos de Estudos da Comunicação (Book II). Fundação Universidade Federal do Mato Grosso: MT. Brazil.

 

Courses

COMM 125                      

Intro to Media, Technology and Culture

COMM 116

Advertising and Civic Engagement

COMM 163                     

Latin American Cinema

COMM 002                      

Communication and Social Understanding

JAN TERM

Television and Cultural Criticism

Capoeira: The Brazilian Art of Resistance

https://www.stmarys-ca.edu/jan-term-class-explores-capoeira-a-brazilian-dance-and-form-of-resistance

 

Department: 
School of Liberal Arts » Communication
SMC Email Address: 
Contact Information: 

Communication Department

1928 St. Mary's Rd, MOraga, CA, 94575

T. 925-631-4464

snj2@stmarys-ca.edu

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