Nishant Shah

Nishant Shah is Professor of Culture and Aesthetics of Digital Media at Leuphana University of Lüneburg and Dean of Research at ArtEZ University of the Arts, the Netherlands. His work lies at the intersections of technology, affect, identity, and in social and political movements configuring ways in which we learn to become human in the midst of technologies. Shah lectures widely and has published articles such as “Whose Change Is It, Anyway?: Towards a Future of Digital Technologies and Citizen Action” in Emerging Information Societies (2013), “Queer Mobiles and Mobile Queers: Intersections, Vectors, and Movements in India” (2016), and “The State of the Internets: Notes for a New Historiography of Technosociality” (2017).