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Figure/Ground interview with Nick Srnicek

Figure/Ground interview with Nick Srnicek

Nick Srnicek was interviewed by Laureano Ralon on December 29th, 2011 as part of the Figure/Ground Communication scholarly interview series: Nick Srnicek is a PhD candidate in International Relations at the London School of Economics, where he is working on “The Material Construction of World Politics” (thesis title) under the supervision of Kimberly Hutchings. His research examines how technology is used and adapted to grapple with the emergent complexities of our modern world. His work aims to expand the conception of technology in IR, with its narrow focus on communication and military technology. It also aims to demonstrate the ways in which technology operates not merely as an empty vessel for human intentions (the social constructivist and... Show More


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