INTERNATIONAL CULTURAL STUDIES and the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education present



Prof. Sut Jhally

Distinguished Visiting Scholar in Liberal Arts (UHM)


Dr. Sut Jhally is Professor of Communications at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and Founder and Executive Director of the Media Education Foundation (MEF). He is one of the world’s leading scholars researching the role played by advertising and popular culture in the processes of social control and identity construction. Prof. Jhally is author of numerous books and articles on media and an award-winning teacher. He is also the producer and director of films and videos dealing with issues ranging from gender, sexuality, and race to commercialism, violence, and ideology.



                                                Main Public Presentation

Thursday, February 23 at 7pm

Architecture Auditorium, UH Manoa

“Tough Guise – The Crisis in Masculinity” followed by Q & A


Two Additional Public Screenings

Monday, February 20 at 7pm

Kapiolani Community College, Ohia Room 108

“Class Dismissed”


“Wrestling with Manhood”

followed by Q & A


Friday, February 24 at 7pm

Architecture Auditorium, UH Manoa

“Hijacking Catastrophe”

followed by Q & A




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