Libby Lester (PhD, University of Melbourne) is Professor of Journalism, Media and Communications at the University of Tasmania.
She is the author of Media and Environment: Conflict, Politics and the News (2010) and co-editor with Simon Cottle
of Transnational Protests and the Media (Peter Lang, 2011). Her research has appeared in Media, Culture & Society,
International Journal of Communication, Journalism, Journalism Studies and Media International Australia.
She has also worked as a journalist for leading Australian newspapers and magazines.
Brett Hutchins (PhD, University of
Queensland) is Associate Professor and Co-Director of the Research Unit in Media Studies at Monash University. His most recent
articles appear in Media, Culture & Society, Information, Communication & Society, International Journal of Communication
and Journalism: Theory, Practice & Criticism. His books include Sport Beyond Television: The Internet, Digital Media
and the Rise of Networked Media Sport (2012).