News

Presentations

Speaking at Border Sessions in The Hague, Netherlands, June 28-30, 2017

"Histories of Money, Credit, and Payment as Communication Technologies," with Finn Brunton, Josh Lauer, Michael Palm, moderated by Caroline Jack, International Communication Association, San Diego, May 25-29, 2017.

"The Informational Imaginaries of the 'Cashless Society'" at The Conquest of Ubiquity, York University, Toronto, May 12-13, 2017.

Running a workshop, "Making Money," at the Tom Tom Festival, Charlottesville 3pm, Saturday, April 15, 2017

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Other

Alexandra Lippman made money music playlist for our book, Paid: Tales of Dongles, Checks, and Other Money Stuff.

In September 2016, I was a guest on BBC Newshour Extra with Owen Bennet Jones, The End of Cash?

Teaching

University of Virginia made a video about the January term class I co-taught, AI Design Challenge: The Rise of Bots.

This semester, I'm teaching two classes: Selves, Selfies, and Society, based on groundwork laid by the Selfie Researchers Network and Money as a Social Medium, an advanced seminar based on my research.

In Fall 2017, I'm teaching two classes: Value, Values, and Valuation, inspired by Malte Ziewitz's seminars at Cornell, but with a media industries focus and Money, Media, Technology, an introduction to money for Media Studies majors.

My collection, co-edited with Bill Maurer, Paid: Tales of Dongles, Checks, and Other Money Stuff is out from MIT Press.