Jussi Parikka

Dr Jussi Parikka is Professor at the Winchester School of Art (University of Southampton) and Docent at University of Turku. His various books have addresses a wider range of topics relevant to a critical understanding of network culture, aesthetics and media archaeology of contemporary technologies. The books include the media ecology-trilogy Digital Contagions (2007, 2nd ed. 2016), the award-winning Insect Media (2010), and more recently A Geology of Media (2015), which addresses the environmental contexts of technical media culture.  

In addition, Parikka has published What is Media Archaeology (2012) and edited various books, such as Writing and Unwriting (Media) Art History (2015, with Joasia Kris) on the Finnish media art pioneer Erkki Kurenniemi. He is also the co-editor of Across and Beyond: —A transmediale Reader on Post-digital Practices, Concepts and Institutions (Sternberg Press, 2016, co-edited with Ryan Bishop, Kristoffer Gansing, and Elvia Wilk).

http://jussiparikka.net 

You can also find him on Twitter as @juspar