David Hesmondhalgh is a Professor of Media, Music and Culture at the University of Leeds and a co-lead for the research theme Employers’ and Employees’ Experiences of Digital Work Across Sectors at Digit. He is the author of The Cultural Industries (4th edition, 2019), Why Music Matters (2013); and co-author of Creative Labour: Media Work in Three Cultural Industries (2010) and Culture, Economy and Politics: The Case of New Labour (2015). In 2019, he was Visiting Researcher at Microsoft Research New England, Cambridge, Massachusetts.
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