Ioanna Vovou is Assistant Professor at Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences (Athens, Greece), in the Department of Communication, Media and Culture and member of the research laboratory ‘Centre d’Etudes des Images et des Sons Médiatiques’ (CEISME/CIM, University of Paris III-Sorbonne Nouvelle). Her research interests focus on media analysis and television studies. She has authored essays dealing with the history of television, the political talk shows on Greek television, social representations in reality TV and TV fiction, gendered representations in the media, intermediality and media archaeology.