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Lisa Waller

Lisa Waller is a professor of Digital Communication at RMIT University, Australia. Her current research projects concentrate on the role of media, journalism and social media activism in the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse (DP190101282); developing and road-testing an innovations agenda for Australia’s country media in the digital era (LP180100813) and generating new knowledge about effective strategies for improving Indigenous representation in the wider news media ecology (LP180100201). Her work has also provided fresh theoretical insights into local journalism, investigated the practice of media shaming and explored how a ‘rural imaginary’ shapes media representations of regional Australia. Her book publications include Local Journalism in a Digital World (Palgrave) and The Dynamics of News and Indigenous Policy in Australia (Intellect).