Dr Jussi Parikka is a media theorist who works
at the Winchester School of Art, University of Southampton. He is the author
and editor of numerous books, including Digital Contagions (2007), Insect
Media (2010) and What is Media Archaeology? (2012). He writes on the
history and the present of digital culture as well as on the politics of the
internet culture. Parikka blogs at Machinology.