Swinburne University, Australia
Anthony McCosker is Deputy Director of the Social Innovation Research Institute, and Senior Lecturer in the Department of Media and Communication, Swinburne University of Technology, Melbounre. He is author of the book Intensive Media: Aversive Affect and Visula Culture, and co-editor of the book Negotiating Digital Citizenship: Control, Contest and Culture. His current research explores transformations to health and social participation through digital platforms and practices.
ArticlesThis article reflects on part of a three-year battle over the redevelopment of an iconic Melbourne music venue, the Palace-Metro Nightclub (the Palace), involving the tactical use of Facebook Page data at trial. We were invited by the Save the Palace group, Melbourne City Council and the National Trust of Australia to provide Facebook Page data analysis as...Read more