Travis Holland is a Lecturer in Communication and Digital Media and a Course Director at Charles Sturt University, Australia. Before joining CSU, he lectured and tutored at the University of Wollongong, Australia, in communication and media studies for several years. Travis's undergraduate honours thesis, called 'Television Nations,' examined the appearance of national identity in The Simpsons. Travis's PhD dissertation applied Actor-Network Theory to media networks in three New South Wales local government areas. His writing, teaching, and research includes work on fan studies, politics, digital media, television, and local government.