I lecture in media and communication studies and my research interests include political communication and critical media perspective in non-western contexts.


Publications:
The Mediated 'Ummah' in the Digital Age: The Global Islamic Audience

The role of broadcasting and digital media in constructing the global Muslim community.

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The Banning of Podcasts in Election Campaigns: Regulating the Spaces for Political Marketing on the Internet

This paper analyses the regulatory environment in Singapore with regard to political campaigning and advertising on the Internet.

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The Wired Body and Event Construction: Mobile Technologies and the Technological Gaze

This paper examines the personal gaze in the political economy of events construction and the notion of a post-surveillance society.

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Community and Communion: Books as Communal Artefacts in the Digital Age

The paper compares the myriad forms which the book acquires in the digital age and how these can challenge the conventional notions of community.

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The Co-opted Body and Counter-Surveillance: The Body as Data and Surveillance

This paper analyses the co-opting of the corporeal body as a tool for counter-surveillance in contemporary societies.

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Western-Centric Media Studies in a Globalised World: Knowledge Archive or Impediment to International Perspectives?

Media studies while an emerging field is often perceived as Westrn centric. This poses a myriad of challenges for educators in the field to integrate international perspectives.

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Mediated Islam: Narrating Islam as a Media Text

This paper argues that seminal media events have consigned Islam to a pathos where its portrayal is often contextualised as a civilization in opposition to modernity.

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