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Full Professor of Media, Communications and Social Theory, at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Visiting Professor, MIT, September to November 2018.

During fall 2017 was Visiting Researcher at Mirosoft Research Lab, Cambridge, MA. Author of 8 books, including The Mediated Construction of Reality (Polity 2016, with Andreas Hepp). Forthcoming book: The Costs of Connection: How Data is Colonizing Human Life and Appropriating it for Capitalism (Stanford UP 2019). Recently led with Clemencia Rodriguez the chapter on Media and Communications in the International Panel on Social Progress (https://www.ipsp.org) published in fall 2017.


Events

Oct 18, 2017 @ 4:00 PM

Deep Mediatization: Social Order in the Age of Datafication

Social order - what counts as order in the social world - is changing in the digital era, the era of deep mediatization. How can social theory help us understand this shift, and… More