Azeta Hatef

Azeta Hatef is an assistant professor of journalism studies at Emerson College. Her work explores questions related to identity, belongingness, and representation, with a specific focus on media and Afghanistan. Her research has examined the complex beauty industry in Afghanistan, the development of independent media in the country, and the relationship between representations of Afghan women in US news media and intervention. Currently, her research focuses on the Afghan diaspora and representation of Afghans within US news media and popular culture.