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Currently Involved in research at Charles Sturt University.

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Travis Holland is a Lecturer in Communication and Digital Media and a Course Director at Charles Sturt University, Australia. Before joining CSU, he lectured and tutored at the University of Wollongong, Australia, in communication and media studies for several years. Travis's undergraduate honours thesis, called 'Television Nations,' examined the appearance of national identity in The Simpsons. Travis's PhD dissertation applied Actor-Network Theory to media networks in three New South Wales local government areas. His writing, teaching, and research includes work on fan studies, politics, digital media, television, and local government.

Education/Academic qualification

Communication, Doctor of Philosophy, University of Wollongong

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Research Output 2012 2017

  • 2 Article
  • 1 Conference paper
  • 1 Doctoral/Master's Thesis
  • 1 Honours Thesis

Embodied dwelling: the ontology of objects in Pokémon GO

Holland, TA. & Denyer-Simmons, H., 2017, Refereed Proceedings of the Australian and New Zealand Communication Association Conference 2017 : Communication Worlds: Access, Voice, Diversity, Engagement. Martin, F. (ed.). Australian and New Zealand Communication Association, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Open Access
Ontology
Dwelling
Embodiment
Real World
Physical

The Ghost of J.K. Rowling: Harry Potter and the Ur-Fan

McLeod, D. & Holland, T., 2017, In : MFCO Working Paper Series. p. 1-19 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
fan
twitter
community
death
social media
Open Access
politics
actor-network-theory
prehistory
weblog
television

Social Networks as Sites of e-Participation in Local Government

Holland, T., 2015, In : Global Media Journal: Australian Edition. 9, 1, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

social network
participation
electronics
communication
Group

Television Nations: Imagined Communities in The Simpsons

Holland, TA., 2012, 85 p.

Research output: ThesisHonours Thesis

Open Access

Activities 2016 2017

  • 2 Publication peer-review
  • 1 Editorial activity

Media International Australia (Journal)

Holland, T. (Reviewer)
Mar 2017

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication peer-review

ANZCA 2017 (Event)

Holland, T. (Reviewer)
Jul 2017

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

International Communication Association Conference (Event)

Holland, T. (Reviewer)
2016

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication peer-review

Press / Media

Why The Simpsons has lost its way

Travis Holland

03/11/1630/08/17

4 items of media coverage, 1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Regional Media Landscape

Travis Holland

16/01/1713/08/17

4 items of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Facebook targeting children by emotional state

Travis Holland

01/05/1608/05/17

5 items of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Youtube Advertiser Boycott

Travis Holland

03/04/17

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

How Facebook and Google changed the advertising game

Travis Holland

13/03/17

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media