Candida Yates is a Director of the AHRC Media and the Inner World research network (MiW) and has published widely on the themes of popular culture, psychoanalysis and identity. She also has a particular interest in gender and emotion in popular culture and representations of mental health and in the media and popular culture.
She has been interviewed for print and broadcast on masculinity and cinema. She has also appeared on Living TV and Channel 5 as an expert on jealousy and on shopping addiction.
Candida is a regular commentator on communication and political issues, and regularly comments on elections and media.