C. Lee Harrington


Professor of Sociology
Affiliate Women's, Gender & Sexuality Studies


PhD Sociology: University of California-Santa Barbara
MA Sociology: University of California-Santa Barbara
BA Sociology: Rice University

C. Lee Harrington is Professor of Sociology and Social Justice Studies. She received her BA from Rice University and her MA and PhD from the University of California-Santa Barbara. She has been a member of the Miami faculty since 1990. her research areas include media studies, sociology of culture, and sociology of law.

Recent Publications

Harrington, C.L., (Forthcoming). "Age, Aging and Mega-Serials in Tamil Nadu." Popular Communication: The International Journal of Media and Culture.

Harrington, C.L., (2018). "Ageing, Creativity, and Fandom." Celebrity Studies 9(2): 231-243.

Gray, J., C. Sandvoss and C.L. Harrington, Editors (2017). Fandom: Identities and Communities in a Mediated World (2nd ed.). New York: New York University Press.

Harrington, C.L., and D.D. Bielby. (2018). "Soap Fans, Revisited." Pp. 77-90 in Wiley Companion to Media Fandom and Fan Studies, edited by Paul Booth. Oxford, UK: Wiley.

Harrington, C.L. (2018). "Soap Stars." Pp. 123-140 in The Routledge Handbook of Celebrity Studies, edited by Anthony Elliott. London: Routledge.

Spring 2019 Office Hours

Wednesdays 1:30-3:30

Additional times available by appointment scheduled through email (harrincl@MiamiOH.edu)