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Figure/Ground interview with Nicole Starosielski

Figure/Ground interview with Nicole Starosielski

© Nicole Starosielski and Figure/Ground Communication Dr. Starosielski was interviewed by Justin Dowdall on January 7th, 2012 as part of the Figure/Ground Communication scholarly interview series: Nicole Starosielski is a faculty member at New York University. Her research focuses on the global distribution of digital media, and the relationship between technology, society, and the aquatic environment. She is under contract with Duke University Press for a book that will examine the cultural and environmental dimensions of transoceanic cable systems, beginning with the telegraph cables that formed the first global communications network and extending to the fiber-optic infrastructure that carries almost international Internet traffic. Starosielski has recently published essays on how Fiji’s... Show More


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