Brad Limov

Doctoral Student

Brad Limov (MA Cinema Studies, Nagoya University) is a doctoral student in the School of Journalism and Media at the University of Texas at Austin, where he is also a research fellow with the Technology and Information Policy Institute. He writes about global media industries, digital media, media events, and film festivals. His major concerns in relation to these areas are activism and civic engagement, policy and regulation, political economy and media representation.

Academic Publications

Limov, B. (2021). Zoom, cinema, and the transnational Q&A. In Media Res: A Media Commons Project. http://mediacommons.org/imr/content/zoom-cinema-and-transnational-qa-0

Riedl, M.J., Strover, S., Cao, T.*, Choi, J.*, Limov, B.*, & Schnell, M.* (2021). Reverse-engineering political protest: The Russian Internet Research Agency in the heart of Texas. Information, Communication & Society. (*indicates equal contributions) https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/1369118X.2021.1934066

Limov, B. (2020). Click it, binge it, get hooked: Netflix and the growing U.S. audience for foreign content. International Journal of Communication, 14, 6304-6323. https://ijoc.org/index.php/ijoc/article/view/16343

Hobbins-White, P.* & Limov, B.* (2020). SXSW’s Amazon partnership and the difficulty of staging an exclusive event online. NECSUS_European Journal of Media Studies. (*indicates equal contributions) https://necsus-ejms.org/sxsw-amazon-and-the-difficulty-of-staging-an-exclusive-event-online/

Academic Conference Presentations 

Limov, B. (2021, July 11-15). Platforming inclusive representation?: Agendas for Hollywood screenwriting at the virtual Austin Film Festival [Paper presentation]. International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR), Media Production Analysis Working Group (MPA), Nairobi, Kenya.

Riedl, M.J., Strover, S., Cao, T.*, Choi, J.*, Limov, B.*, & Schnell, M.* (2021, May 27 – 31). Reverse-engineering political protest: The Russian Internet Research Agency in the heart of Texas [Paper presentation]. International Communication Association (ICA), Journalism Studies Division, Denver, CO(*indicates equal contributions)

Limov, B. (2021, March 17-21). SXSW, Indie Meme, and COVID-19: Community disruption and virtual reconnection in the Austin festival experience [Paper presentation]. Society for Cinema and Media Studies (SCMS), Virtual.

Limov, B. (2021, March 5-6). Platforming inclusive representation: Agendas in screenwriting at the virtual Austin Film Festival [Paper presentation]. AEJMC Midwinter Conference, Norman, OK.

Limov, B. (2020, August 6-9). Click it, binge it, get hooked: Netflix and the growing U.S. audience for foreign content [Top Student Paper for the Entertainment Studies Interest Group]. AEJMC, San Francisco, CA.

Limov, B. (2020, April 16-18). Global arthouse made in China?: Navigating access to China’s domestic market through the International Film Festival Circuit [Paper presentation]. In B. Limov (Chair), Translating space, negotiating place: Locating the Shanghai International Film Festival within the International Film Festival Circuit. Media Industries 2020, King’s College London. (Conference canceled)

Limov, B. (2020, March 25). China and the impact of national regulatory regimes on transnational media production and consumption [Research presentation]. Moody Graduate Research Symposium, The University of Texas at Austin, United States. (Conference canceled)

Limov, B. (2019, October 25-27). Film festivals and soft power: The Belt and Road Initiative at the Shanghai International Film Festival [Paper presentation]. Global Fusion, The University of Texas at Austin, United States.

Festival Reviews 

Hobbins-White, P.* & Limov, B.* (2020). SXSW’s Amazon partnership and the difficulty of staging an exclusive event online. NECSUS_European Journal of Media Studies. *these authors contributed equally to this work 

Brad Limov headshot

Photo credit: Christopher T Assaf

Emailbrad.limov@utexas.edu

Hometown: Las Vegas, Nevada