Saturday, 6 February 2010
The Culture Show and the Digital Economy Bill
Mark Thomas presents a ten minute slot on The Culture Show about the Digital Economy Bill's proposals to disconnect anyone whose account is used for copyright infringement. Cory Doctorow and Jim Killock spoke to Mark Thomas giving some of ORG's views on why disconnection is wrong, and won't help the music industry. See via iPlayer here.
- Andrew McStay
- I am director of the Media and Persuasive Communication (MPC) network at Bangor University where I also lecture on political-economy of the media. I am currently working on a book provisionally titled Deconstructing Privacy for Peter Lang and leading two empirical projects in connection with privacy perception and the use of new media for smoking cessation. I am author of Creativity and Advertising: Affect, Events and Process (Routledge, 2013); The Mood of Information: A Critique of Behavioural Advertising (Continuum, 2011); and Digital Advertising (Palgrave-MacMillan, 2009). Please contact me at email@example.com if you are interested in Ph.D supervision or consultancy services.