Lecturer, Journalism Media and Communications, University of Tasmania

Craig Norris specialises in media, popular culture, and globalisation with a focus on Japan and Australia. His current research interests include media tourism and fan pilgrimages, video games, and cosplay which relates to his earlier research on the cross-cultural appropriation and spread of manga and anime (Japanese comic books and animation) in Australia.

Craig teaches subjects which cover a variety of qualitative and quantitative approaches to media and culture, including case studies from youth media, cult media, and Japanese popular culture as well as honours level seminars in media theory, methods, and current issues.

Experience

  • –present
    Lecturer, Journalism Media and Communications, University of Tasmania