Jo Tacchi is Professor of Media and Creative Industries at Loughborough University London. She is a media anthropologist with a record of research collaboration with academic, commercial, government and community partners. She has led a number of complex, multi-country research projects and developed ethnographic and action research approaches and methodologies that have been taken up globally. Her research is mostly concerned with media, communication and social change. She also has a long standing interest in media and affect, participatory content creation, and the role of radio and new audio technologies in domestic spaces.