the 2017 that was

the 2017 that was

2017… 2017… to be honest, so much has happened in 2018, as I finally put this list together, that 2017 seems a distant memory: I’ve…

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Social media and everyday politics, re-examined

Social media and everyday politics, re-examined

In April last year, my first book, Social Media and Everyday Politics, was published. It was based on the various research projects I’d carried out…

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the 2016 that was

the 2016 that was

2016 was a weird old year, to put it mildly – and that’s without considering Brexit, Trump, the ongoing rise of extremism, unrest and turmoil…

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24 times Gudetama got academic existentialism

24 times Gudetama got academic existentialism

Gudetama is the lazy egg from Sanrio (creators of many many characters, including Hello Kitty). Their lack of enthusiasm for getting up or doing anything,…

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presentation: Oh! You Pretty GIFs (Melbourne, July 2015)

presentation: Oh! You Pretty GIFs (Melbourne, July 2015)

In mid-July, in my final stop in the mid-year conference tour, I had the honour of presenting at the Australian Centre for the Moving Image…

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