Suncem Koçer is an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Communication at Kadir Has University, Turkey, having received her double PhD in Anthropology and Communication and Culture from Indiana University, USA, in 2012. Koçer’s research interests include cultures of news making, transnational publics, cultural politics, new media discourses, and media production and circulation processes. Her articles have appeared in the International Journal of Middle East Studies and American Ethnologist, among others. At Kadir Has University, Koçer teaches courses on persuasion and propaganda, news culture, media policy and politics, communication campaigns, public speaking, and world cultures. In 2009 and 2010, Koçer co-produced two documentary films, and she has also produced and anchored a number of TV programs about cinema and media culture.Can Candan is a documentary filmmaker and faculty member at Boğaziçi University in Istanbul, Turkey. He completed his undergraduate and graduate studies in filmmaking and media arts in the USA. His films Boycott Coke (1989), Exodus (1991), DuvarlarMauernWalls (2000), 3 Hours (2008) and My Child (2013) have been screened internationally and have won various awards. He is also a founding member of the docIstanbul Center for Documentary Studies which organized the 2010 Visible Evidence International Documentary Studies Conference. He is currently working on a feature documentary film, entitled Nuclear alla Turca.