Indira S. Somani, journalist, PhD

INDIRA S. SOMANI, Ph.D.

BIOGRAPHY

Indira S. Somani, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Dept. of Media, Journalism and Film at Howard University, Washington, D.C. Somani studies effects of satellite television on the Indian diaspora, specifically the generation of the Asian Indians who migrated to the U.S. between 1960 and 1972, and their media habits. Somani brings 10 years of broadcast journalism experience as a television news producer to the classroom, most notably with CNBC and WJLA-TV, the ABC affiliate in Washington, D.C.

FILMS

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

  • Howard Journal of Communications
  • Journal of Communication Inquiry
  • International Communication Research Journal
  • Asian Journal of Communication
  • Journal of International and Intercultural Communication