Elinor Carmi

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Elinor Carmi
Media Researcher (Goldsmiths) | Co-Founder of Radical Media Forum

Elinor is a PhD candidate at the Media and Communications department at Goldsmiths College, University of London. Her research topic is “Why spam? Challenging categorization of information in media technologies”. She is a journalist who writes on technology and gender, spam, sound and electronic dance music cultures. In addition, she was a radio broadcaster, an editor of Trance channels on Israeli television, and has been working for various electronic music labels. In 2013 she published a book based on her M.A. thesis titled TranceMission: The Psytrance Culture in Israel 1989-1999 (Resling Publishing), thanks to a successful crowd-funding project. Currently, Elinor is an associate lecturer at the Media and Communications department at Goldsmiths College, as well as the co-founder of the Radical Media Forum, where she organizes events on digital anomalies, sound and digital rights. She also blogs at www.pinkeee.com.

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