Centre for Research in Communication and Culture

Events

17 October 2018

Dr John Postill - The rise of nerd politics

Presented By CRCC Seminar Series

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Bio: Dr John Postill teaches communication at RMIT University, Melbourne. He has a PhD in Anthropology from University College London and is the author of The Rise of Nerd Politics (2018), Localising the Internet (2011) and Media and Nation Building (2008), the co-author of Digital Ethnography (2016) and co-editor of Theorising Media and Practice (2010). He is currently writing a historical anthropology of media and communication titled Runaway Media as well as his first novel, Life of Piñas.