Queensland University of Technology
Barry Saunders is a PhD candidate at QUT, researching online political discussion and blogging. He is currently working on an ARC Linkage research project in citizen journalism with QUT, SBS, Online Opinion, Cisco Systems and the Brisbane Institute, which ran the Youdecide2007.org and Qlddecides.com hyperlocal citizen journalism projects. He has a background in citizen and community media production and development, and blogs at Investigativeblog.net.
EditorialThis issue of M/C Journal asks what’s your vote worth? And what does citizenship mean now? These questions are pressing, not only for the authors and editors of this special issue, but for anyone who contends with the challenges and opportunities presented by the relationship of the individual to the modern state, the difficulty and necessity of effecting change in our polities, and...Read more