Skip to Main Content

Naomi Schiller

Assistant Professor
Anthropology and Archaeology

Location: 3301 H James Hall
Phone: 718.951.5000 x6641
Fax: 718.951.3169
Email:

Naomi Schiller is assistant professor of anthropology. Dr. Schiller's research and teaching focus on the media, the state, ethnographic film, social movements and politics in urban Latin America and the United States. Her forthcoming book, Channeling the State: Community Media and Popular Politics in Venezuela (Duke University Press), explores how community media producers from poor neighborhoods of west Caracas used television to advance political change during the presidency of Hugo Chávez. Schiller is an ethnographic filmmaker and has worked collaboratively with media producers in Caracas to produce short films.

Show Scholarly Activities and Professional Accomplishments
[ BACK TO FACULTY PAGE ]