Annette Hill, Ph.D.

Department of Communication and Media · Lund University, Sweden — Professor

Research Areas

  • Media Audiences


Annette Hill is a Professor of Media and Communication at Lund University, Sweden and Visiting Professor at King’s College London. Her research focuses on audiences and popular culture, with interests in media engagement, everyday life, genres, production studies and cultures of viewing. She is the author of eight books, and many articles and book chapters in journals and edited collections, which address varieties of engagement with reality television, news and documentary, television drama, entertainment formats, live events and sports entertainment, film violence and media ethics. Her latest book is Media Experiences (Routledge 2018) and her next books are The Routledge Handbook of Mobile Socialities (2021, co-editor with Maren Hartmann and Magnus Andersson), Roaming Audiences (Routledge 2022), and Media Engagement: Key Ideas (Routledge 2022, with Peter Dahlgren).