Publications

All publications are available online and hyperlinked or will be hyperlinked below, when available.

Work in Progress
Stein, K. (2023). YOU BETTER WORK! Drag Queen Performativity and Visibility on TikTok. Queer Studies in Media & Popular Culture. (In Revision).

Stein, K. Remixed and Reformatted, but Still the Same: Carcerality and COPSTV. Critical Studies In Media Communication. (Under Review).

Peer-Reviewed Publications 
Stein, K., Yao, Y., Aitamurto, T. (2022). Examining Communicative Forms in TikTok Doctors’ Sexual Health Videos. International Journal of Communication. 16(2022), 1309-1331. [Electronic Version].

Psarras, E., Stein, K., Shah, P. (2021) “You’re not here for the right reasons!” From The Bachelorette to Instagram Influencer, Feminist Media Studies. [Electronic Version]

Gray, K., Stein, K. (2021). “We ‘said her name’ and got zucked”: Black Women Calling-out the Carceral Logics of Digital Platforms. Gender and Society, 35(4). [Electronic Version]

Stein, K. (2021). What Do TV, Rhetorical Analysis, and Black Men Living on The Down Low All Have in Common? The Oprah Winfrey Show. The Popular Culture Studies Journal, 9(1). 321-338. [Electronic Version]

Aitamurto, T., Stevenson Won, A., Sakshuwong, S., Kim, B., Sadeghi, Y., Stein, K., Royal, R., Kircos, C. (2021). From FOMO to JOMO: Fear and Joy of Missing Out in 360° Video. In Proceedings of the 2021 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI ’21). ACM. [Electronic Version]

Stein, K. (2016). The Taming of Homosexuality on the Popular Sitcom, Will & Grace. The Popular Culture Studies Journal, 4(1 & 2), 212-239. [Electronic Version]

Stein, K. (2016). Developing and Implementing a Flipped Classroom for Business Communication. The Journal for Research and Practice in College Teaching, 1(1). [Electronic Version]

Jennings, N., Gruber, F., Lahusen, S., Hildebrand, E., Koray, S., Elif Baykal, G., Gomez, P., Toro, Y., Klempin, A., Sirichotchumnarn, P., Warinnet, T., Talbot, S., Stein, K., Götz, M. (2016). What shapes myself. TELEVIZION, 29, 14-19. [Electronic Version]

Non-Refereed Publications
Stein, K. (September 28, 2020). “That is fiiiiiierce!” Drag Queen Culture on the Audiovisual Platform, TikTok. TikTok theme week, In Media Res. [Electronic Version]

Stein, K., Talbot, S. (2016). Identity, family, and the documentary I Am Leo. A conversation with Kez Margerie. TELEVIZION, 29, 31-32. [Electronic Version]

Stein, K., Talbot, S. (2016). “When transgenderism isn’t a taboo, these children can more easily express themselves.” Transgender Youth, Children’s Rights, The Netherlands, and How Ky turned into Niels a Conversation with Director Els Van Driel. TELEVIZION, 29, 36-37 [Electronic Version]

Book Reviews
Stein, K. (2022). Review of #HashtagActivism: Networks of Race and Gender Justice by Sarah Jackson, Moya Bailey, and Brooke Foucault Welles, Television and New Media (TVNM) [Forthcoming].

Stein, K. (2022). Review of Custodians of the Internet: Platforms, Content Moderation, and the Hidden Decisions That Shape Social Media by Tarleton Gillespie, International Journal of Communication (IJoC) [Electronic Version].

Stein, K.
(2021). Review of How Artifacts Afford: The Power and Politics of Everyday Things by Jenny Davis, Communication Research Trends (CRT), 40(1), 36-37. [Electronic Version]

Stein, K. (2020). Review of Games Girls Play: Contexts of Girls and Video Games by Carolyn Cunningham, Communication Research Trends (CRT), 39(4), 36-38. [Electronic Version]