Jacquelyn Arcy, Ph.D.

  • Communication Department
  • Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 2015
  • PHONE: (262) 595-2331
  • EMAIL: arcy@uwp.edu
Jacquelyn Arcy is an Assistant Professor of New Media in the Department of Communication. She has her Ph.D. in Critical Media Studies from the University of Minnesota, and her MA in Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies from the University of Cincinnati. Her areas of specialization are television studies, digital media and culture, media industries, and feminist media studies.

Teaching Interests

Critical media studies, media industries, race and gender studies, television, and new media.

Research Interests

Dr. Arcy's research focuses on gender and race in digital media environments, and has been published in Feminist Media Studies, Celebrity Studies, Screen Journal, and Transformative Works and Cultures.

Consulting Interests

Selected Publications

2018: #AbbieMillsDeservesBetter: Intersectional Critique and Social Media Activism in the Sleepy Hollow Fandom, Transformative Works and Culture (32 pp.)

: The Digital Money Shot: Twitter Wars, The Real Housewives, and Transmedia Storytelling , Celebrity Studies

University Service

: Committee Member - Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Steering Committee
COMM 108 - MEDIA AND SOCIETY
COMM 360 - CONTEMPORARY MEDIA INDUSTRIES
COMM 363 - COMM/ETHNICITY: (DV)
COMM 430 - DIGITAL & SOCIAL MEDIA COMM
COMM 499 - INDEPENDENT STUDY
ETHN 363 - COMM/ETHNICITY: (DV)