Joss Hands is Senior Lecturer in Media and Cultural Studies at Newcastle University. He is the author of Gadget Consciousness: Collective Thought, Will and Action in the Age of Social Media (Pluto Press, 2019) and @ is For Activism: Dissent, Resistance and Rebellion in Digital Culture (Pluto Press, 2010).
Examines the transformation of politics through digital media, including digital television, online social networking and mobile computing
What impact do our gadgets have on solidarity and political consciousness? Joss Hands explores politics in the age of smart phones and social media.Read full article