Deniza Mulaj is a Ph.D. student in Mass Communication at Ohio University. She holds an M.A. in sociocultural anthropology from North Carolina State University. Her research focuses on the intersection between media, ethnicity, and divided societies, the intersection between media and spatiality, ethnicity in post-war Balkans, as well as the politics of peacebuilding and reconciliation projects in post-war territorially divided societies. She is the co-founder and programme manager of the Balkan Society for Theory and Practice (BSTP).