Nick Dyer-Witheford

Nick Dyer-Witheford is an associate professor and associate dean in the Faculty of Information and Media Studies at the University of Western Ontario. He is the author of Cyber-Marx: Cycles and Circuits of Struggle in High Technology Capitalism (University of Chicago Press, 1999). He is, with Stephen Kline and Grieg de Peuter, a co-author of Digital Play: The Interaction of Technology, Culture, and Marketing (McGill-Queen's University Press, 2003), and, with Grieg de Peuter, co-author of Games of Empire: Global Capitalism and Video Games (University of Minnesota Press, 2009). He has also written numerous articles and book chapters on the video and computer game industry, the uses of the Internet by social movements, and theories of technology.