Sanjay Jolly

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Doctoral Candidate and J.D. Candidate

Sanjay Jolly is a joint degree candidate (Ph.D. / J.D.) at the Annenberg School and Penn Law, where he is a Toll Public Interest Fellow and editor-in-chief of the University of Pennsylvania Journal of Law and Social Change. His dissertation research draws on political economy, media history, and international law to examine the global politics of information and communication technologies (ICTs). Prior to coming to the University of Pennsylvania, he was a Fulbright Scholar based in Ecuador, where he studied the implementation of media reform laws in South America. Jolly has been a media maker and advocate for social movement media in both the US and Latin America, including as policy director of the Prometheus Radio Project in Philadelphia. He is a graduate of the University of Michigan's Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy.

Sanjay Jolly studies the political economy of international communications, with a focus on the Global South.

Jolly's Network

  • Activism, Communication, and Social Justice
  • Global and Comparative Communication
  • Media Institutions and Systems
  • Center for Advanced Research in Global Communication
  • Center for Media at Risk
  • Media, Inequality, and Change Center