Alkim Yalin

PhD Candidate (ABD)

Alkim is a doctoral candidate whose research interests lie at the intersection of global digital media, platforms, and creator culture. Her recent research combines digital ethnography and discourse analysis to understand emerging gender and labor subjectivities within platform capitalism and platformized cultural production. Drawing upon her film studies background, she is also engaged in interdisciplinary research that brings together film studies and digital media studies.



Global digital media studies, platforms, creator culture, labor, and visual culture

Courses Taught: 
  • Comm 118: Introduction to Interpersonal Communication and Culture 
  • Comm 191: First Year Seminar