Wilson, Jason A
Queensland University of Technology
Jason Wilson is a Research Associate in the Creative Industries Faculty at QUT. He has written and published internationally on citizen journalism, videogames and mobile media. Previously he worked in the UK at RIMAD at the University of Bedfordshire, and he is still on the editorial team for the journal, Convergence. Since returning to Australia, he has been closely involved in two major ARC-funded citizen journalism initiatives, Youdecide2007 and Qlddecides, which covered two Australian elections.
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