Toby Miller

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Gender MALE
Industry Education
Occupation Professor
Location Los Angeles, California, United States
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Introduction I study the media, sport, labor, gender, race, citizenship, politics, the environment, and cultural policy. My books includee: The Well-Tempered Self: Citizenship, Culture, and the Postmodern Subject (1993); Contemporary Australian Television (1994); The Avengers (1997); Technologies of Truth: Cultural Citizenship and the Popular Media (1998); Popular Culture and Everyday Life (1998); SportCult (1999 – edited); A Companion to Film Theory (1999 – edited); Film and Theory: An Anthology ( 2000 – edited); Globalization and Sport: Playing the World (2001); Sportsex (2001); Global Hollywood (2001); A Companion to Cultural Studies (2001 – edited); Cultural Policy (2002); Television Studies (2002 – edited); Critical Cultural Policy Studies: A Reader (2003 – edited); Television Studies: Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies (2003 – 5 volumes – edited); Spyscreen: Espionage on Film and TV from the 1930s to the 1960s (2003); Global Hollywood 2 (2005); Cultural Citizenship: Cosmopolitanism, Consumerism, and Television in a Neoliberal Age (2007); Makeover Nation: The United States of Reinvention (2008); The Contemporary Hollywood Reader (2009); Television Studies: The Basics (2010).
Interests Football (that's soccer to many of you), cricket, understanding cats, my daughter, capitalism and how to change it democratically
Favorite Movies Blood Simple; Bad Timing: A Sensual Obsession; You Only Live Twice minus the last half hour; Chinatown; Out of the Past; Double Indemnity
Favorite Music Anything on last.fm under triphop, e.g. Goldfrapp; plus Alkan; Mana; Smiths; New Order; PetShopBoys; Liz Phair; The Cure
Favorite Books White Noise; Atonement; The Archaeology of Knowledge