Lecturer in Media and Communications, Brunel University London

Simon’s research interests focus on a number of overlapping areas in sociology, communications and media studies. These are social and cultural theory, the work of Zygmunt Bauman, semiotics, representations of disability and ‘deformity’ in media, rhetoric in discourses of health, racist and offensive humour, humour and rhetoric, and the sociology of race, ethnicity and racism.

Experience

  • –present
    Lecturer in Media and Communications, Brunel University London

Education

  • 2007 
    University of Bristol, PhD Sociology