Editorial Board

Editor: Holger Briel

Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, PRC

Holger Briel is an associate professor and Director of the Programme of Communication & Media Studies at Xi'an Jiaotong Liverpool University, PRC. He holds a PhD in Cultural Theory from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and an MA in Comparative Literature from the University Michigan, USA. He also holds a BA in English from Eberhardt-Karls-Uiversitat Tubingen, Germany. He completed a portion of his graduate studies at the Université de Paris, Sorbonne, France.

He has taught at several universities in the past, including UGSM-Monarch Business School (Switzerland), the Department of Communications & Media Studies at the University of Nicosia (Cyprus), the University of Innsbruck (Austria), the New York University Skopje (Macedonia), where he held Vice-Rector and Deanship positions, Aristotle University Thessaloniki and the University of Athens (Greece), and the University of Surrey (UK). Over the years he has been the recipient of many research grants and fellowships and is a well-published academic with many books, book chapters and peer-reviewed articles in the area of cultural studies. He is also a member of the EU Council for Higher Education and a member of the IAFOR International Academic Advisory Board.

Editorial Advisory Board

Senka Anastasova
Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, Republic of Macedonia

Jonathan Clementi-Smith
Xi’an Jiaotong Liverpool University, PRC

Gaurav Desai
University of Michigan, USA

Gerald Goggin
University of Sydney, Australia

Florence Graezer-Bideau
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland

Donald E. Hall
Lehigh University, USA

Stephen Hutchings
University of Manchester, UK

Eirini Kapsidou
Independent Scholar, Belgium

Graham Matthews
Nayang University, Singapore

Baden Offord
Curtin University, Australia

Tace Hedrick
University of Florida, USA

Christiaan De Beukelaer
University of Melbourne, Australia

Katy Khan
University of South Africa, South Africa

Production Assistant

Bryan Song
Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, PRC