Platformization and the future of the Internet
with David Hesmondhalgh
Episode based on the article
About the Speaker
David Hesmondhalgh (he/him) is professor of media, music, and culture in the School of Media and Communication at the University of Leeds. He is the author of The Cultural Industries (4th ed., 2019) and Why Music Matters (2013) and co-author of Culture, Economy and Politics: The Case of New Labour (2015), Creative Labour: Media Work in Three Cultural Industries (2011), and of the book-length report Music Creators’ Earnings in the Digital Age (2021). He is the principal investigator of the ERC-funded research project Music Culture in the Age of Streaming (MUSICSTREAM, 2021–2026).