Doctor Megen de Bruin-Molé

Dr Megen de Bruin-Molé


Research interests

  • contemporary remix culture
  • monster studies
  • adaptation

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Connect with Megen


Dr Megen de Bruin-Molé (@MegenJM, she/her) is a Lecturer in Digital Media Practice with the University of Southampton. Her book Gothic Remixed (Bloomsbury, 2020) examines contemporary remix culture through the lens of monster studies, and her co-edited collection Embodying Contagion (UWP / NWO Gold Open Access, 2021) explores how fantastical metaphors of contagion have infiltrated the way news media, policymakers and the general public view the real world and the people within it. Megen is also an editor of the Genealogy of the Posthuman, an Open Access initiative curated by the Critical Posthumanism Network. Read more about Megen’s work on her blog: She was previously a freelance content creator, and the central editor and social media manager for the literary organisation Poetry International.