Dr. JongMi Kim

Senior Lecturer in Media and Cultural Theory  


  • 2007, Ph.D., LSE, London
  • 1993, M.A., Sociology, Sogang University, Seoul, South Korea
  • 1989, B.A (Hons), Labour Law, Ewha Women's University, Seoul, South Korea

Selected outputs:

  • Kim, J. 'The Contemporary Feminist Film in Soth Korea'. In Korean Cinema. Ed. by Balmain, C. London: Intellect
  • Kim, J. (2011) 'Transformative identities and global media: Consuming plastic surgery in the Korean context'. Body and Society
  • Kim, J. (2011) Women in Asia: New femininities and Consumption. London: Routledge
  • Kim, J. (2010) 'New femininity and feminism: The case of the Missy in South Korea'. In New femininities: postfeminism, neoliberalism and subjectivity. Ed. by Gill, R. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 147-158
  • Kim, J. (2008) 'The Goose Family in the UK: their pain and struggling'. Women Go Together 187,36-38
  • Kim, J. (1994) 'Women’s position in North and South Korea'. In Structure and Reality of 50-year Division of Korea. Seoul: Minjung Publishers
  • Kim, J. (1992) 'Women’s status in North Korea'. In Contemporary Women’s Status in Communist States. Seoul: Baik-du
Coventry University No.1 Modern University No.1 Modern University in the Midlands
Coventry University awarded TEF GOLD Teaching Excellence Framework
University of the year shortlisted
QS Five Star Rating 2020
Coventry City of Culture 2021