EJN -- City, University of London
Zahera Harb is Senior Lecturer in International Journalism at City, University of London. She is the author of Channels of Resistance: Liberation Propaganda, Hezbollah and the Media (I.B. Tauris 2011), co-editor (with Dina Matar) of Narrating Conflict in the Middle East: Discourse, Image and Communications Practices in Lebanon and Palestine (I.B. Tauris 2013) and editor of Reporting the Middle East, the Practice of News in the 21st Century (I.B. Tauris 2017). She is a board member trustee of the Ethical Journalism Network and member of UK broadcast regulator OFCOM’s content board. She is associate editor of Journalism Practice and co-editor of the Middle East Journal of Culture and Communication. Zahera was a TV journalist in her native country Lebanon reporting for local and international organizations and anchoring news and current affairs programs. She has been a member of the Thomson Foundation expert team as a consultant and media trainer since 2007. She has been sitting on the Royal Television Society Journalism Awards jury for three consecutive years. Zahera was a finalist for the UK Asian Women of Achievement Awards in 2018.