New publication: Victim, Rival, Bully
Overly Honest Acknowledgments.
MA and PhD theses on cultures of internet celebrity.
New pop article: Layers of Identity
Radio interview: Internet celebrity and Influencer cultures
Keynote video: Cultures of Internet Celebrity on YouTube
Podcast with The Human Show: Influencers and Youth Online.
Not Just Another Gangnam Style: Framing politics and internet celebrity in East Asia
How social media videos turn children into viral sensations
Business Briefing: the ‘get rich quick scheme’ influencing what you buy
Recent developments in the global Influencer industry.
When exploiting kids for cash goes wrong on YouTube: the lessons of DaddyOFive
YouTuber Influencers vs. Legacy Media: PewDiePie, Weaponized microcelebrity, and Cross-media politics
Micro-microcelebrity: Famous Babies and Business on the Internet
Procrastiprogress updates from the cave VI.
2006-2016: From Lonelygirl15 to Lil Miquela.
Gross is the new like? Grotesque microcelebrity and carnivalesque commerce
A few shifts in the Influencer industry
Moshimoshi folks. Am pretty psyched and honoured to be featured in Pacific Standard Magazine’s 30 Top Thinkers Under 30. Special thanks to Natayla Savka for a fun interview and the […]
East Asian Influencer culture featured in Journalisten.no.
Genealogies: Writing, Research, and Influencers
November & December in Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne.
Digital detox, Media panics, and What’s next.
Essena O’Neill, Authenticity, and Vlog Wars.
March & April in Boras, Jönköping, Manchester.
Moshimoshi, good people of Paris and Trondheim! Am passing through your city to talk about digital anthropology and smartphone anxiety, ‘cute’ Internet culture, and run a pedagogical workshop on selfie […]
It’s a blog eat blog world
February in Stockholm.
Fieldnotes: Social media microcelebrity and affective labour
Fieldnotes: Body labour and selfies