Leaver, Tama

Curtin University
Tama Leaver is a lecturer in the Department of Internet Studies at Curtin University in Perth, Western Australia, and a research fellow in the ARC Centre for Excellence in Creative Industries and Innovation working in Curtin’s Centre for Culture and Technology. His research interests include social media, online identity and media distribution, and he has published in a number of journals including Popular Communication, Media International Australia, Comparative Literature Studies and the Fibreculture journal. He is the author of Artificial Culture: Identity, Technology and Bodies (Routledge, 2012). Tama is @tamaleaver on Twitter, and his main web presence is www.tamaleaver.net.