RESEARCH

PUBLICATIONS //

Embodied Futurisms: Björk's Technobiophilic Utopia in "The Gate"

2019 (Forthcoming, under review)

Submitted to: Journal of Popular Culture

Popular Music, Artificial Intelligence, and the Uncanny Audio Valley: A SKYGGE Case Study

2019 (Forthcoming)

Arts. Special Issue on Music and Machine.

Canadian Pop in the Digital Age: Pioneering Pathways to Stardom and Representation

2019 (Forthcoming)

In The Spaces and Places of Canadian Popular Culture. Edited by Victoria Kannen and Neil Shyminksy. Canadian Scholars Press.

Kim Kardashian: Celebrity in the Digital Age of Attention Economy

2018 (Forthcoming)

In Celebrity for the Curious: Why Study Celebrities?  Edited by Kishor Vaidya.

"Girl I'm Trynna Kick it With Ya": Tracing the Reception of "7/11"s Embodiment of Girl/Bedroom Culture Through YouTube Reception Videos

2018 (Forthcoming)

In Untitled Beyonce Collection. Edited by Martin Iddon and Melanie Marshall. Indiana University Press.

The Music of Twilight: Battling for Authenticity

2016

In Fan Phenomena: The Twilight Saga. Edited by Laurena Isaker. Intellect Publishers: 64 - 74.

Beyoncé: Social Media, Authenticity, and the Presentation of Self

2016

In The Beyoncé Effect: Essays on Sexuality, Race and Feminism. Edited by Adrienne Trier-Bieniek. McFarland: 109 - 123.

Youth, Musical Engagement and Technologies of Taste

2014

In Mediated Youth Cultures: The Internet, Belonging and New Cultural Configurations. Edited by Andy Bennett and Brady Robards. Palgrave, UK: 130-145.

Technological Engagement and Musical Eclecticism: An Examination of Contemporary Listening Practices

2012

Participations: Journal of Audience and Reception Studies 9.2: 265-285.

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CONFERENCES //

2010 - 2018

Embodied Futurisms, Popular Music, and the Anthropocene.: Biophilic Design for an Interconnected Future

2019 (Forthcoming)

WorldCon Science Fiction Convention. Dublin.

Popular Music Fandom in Postdigital Culture: A TikTok Case Study

2019

Fan Studies Network Conference. Portsmouth, UK.

AI Pop Music, SKYGGE, and the Sonic Uncanny Valley

2019

IASPM Canada. Montreal, QC

Virtual Bodies

2018

Flow Conference. Austin, TX

Bjork's Future Femininity: Biophilia Meets Technophilia

2018

IASPM Canada. Regina, SK.

Beyoncé's Lemonade as a Site of Cultural Memory

2017

IASPM Canada. Toronto, ON.

"We're So Much More Than Pointless Fixture, Instagram Pictures": Beyoncé and Pop Music Authenticity Through Social Media

2016

PCA/ACA National Conference. Seattle, US.

Beyoncé: Social Media, Authenticity, and the Presentation of Self

2015

IASPM Canada. Ottawa, ON.

A Tribe Called Red: Aboriginal Popular Music and Social Media as a Potential Site of Cultural Exchange and Preservation.

2014

Popular Culture Association of Canada. Calgary, AB.

The New Gatekeepers(?): Defining the Online Music Critic

2014

Studying Music: An International Conference in Honour of Simon Frith. Edinburgh, UK.

Justin Bieber: A Case Study in Social Media, Sexuality and the Destruction of the Fan/Audience Delineation

2013

Popular Culture Association of Canada. Niagara Falls, ON.

Fragments of the Whole: Perceptions of Identity Formation and Information Acquisition Online

2011

BSA Annual Conference. London, UK.

OMG i <3 that song!: Digital Youths and Musical Engagement

2010

IASPM UK/Ireland Biennial Conference. Cardiff, UK.

From iPods to Facebook: Issues of Taste and Identity in Digital Youth

2010

BSA Youth Study Group. University of Surrey.

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