2013: The Panoptican of Pop

2010: Lost in the Seventies chapter in British Society and Culture in 1970s Britain ISBN 9781443817349

2009: Reconfiguring Authenticity in the British Music Press 1978 to 1988.PhD Thesis

Methodology and Structure

Chapter 1 - Reconfiguring Authenticity

Chapter 2 - Authenticity in the Music Press.

Chapter 3 - Reconfiguring Authenticity in Smash Hits

Chapter 4 - Consuming the Past: Enterprise and Heritage in the Music Press

Chapter 5 - Authenticity and the Contingent Aesthetics of Consumer Discourse in Q 1986/1988



2006: Q and The Face: Narratives of Consumption in the UK Music Press. Popular Music History Vol 1 No 2

2004: Towards An Ideology of Pop: The Music Press and the Production of Meaning. Poptastic PhDs IASPM Newsletter

2003: Contemporary Music Press

2003: Towards an Ideology of Pop.


2014: Heterocamp, Pop Art and the Carnivalesque Aesthetic of British Music Culture (PCA/ACA, Chicago)

2009: Popular Music Theory and the Music Press (IASPM 2008, University of Glasgow, Scotland)

2008: Lost in the 70s: Smash Hits and the Visual Culture of Popular Music (1970s Visual Culture, University of Portsmouth)

2008: Reconfiguring Authenticity in the Music Press 1978 to 1988 (Journeys Across Media, University of Reading, UK)

2006: The Music Press in the 1980s (Research and Knowledge Transfer Day, University of Winchester, UK)

2005: Masculine Identity in the Music Press of the 1980s (IASPM International Conference in Rome, Italy)

2004: Towards an Ideology of Pop (IASPM UK and Ireland, Limerick, Ireland)

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