Media history, media policy, media and politics. Currently working on three projects: the early years of television and the BBC (in the 1920s and 1930s) - book out from Edinburgh University Press in 2022. Also working on a Leverhulme Trust-funded project on broadcasting and society in Wales in the 1970s - book out from the University of Wales Press in 2024. Working on a history of post-war television in Britain between 1946 and 1960. I'm a member of the steering group of the Entangled Media Histories research network, a member of the advisory group of the National Broadcast Archive of Wales, and of the 'Connected Histories of the BBC' research project based at the University of Sussex.
Professor of Media and Communication, Aberystwyth University
Aberystwyth University, PhD Television History
The Early Years of Television and the BBC, Edinburgh University Press
Broadcasting in the 1950s in the UK and US: historical perspectives, Cambridge Scholars Publishing
A History of Independent Television in Wales, University of Wales Press