Dr Nedim Hassan is a senior lecturer in media and cultural studies at Liverpool John Moores University’s School of Humanities and Social Science. He is the author of Metal on Merseyside: Music Scenes, Community and Locality (Palgrave Macmillan, 2021). In addition to his ongoing ethnographic research into metal music scenes in Merseyside, the United Kingdom, Nedim has written several articles and chapters about rock music and screen media. He has a particular interest in the representation and reception of heavy metal during the 1980s.
Contact: School of Humanities and Social Science, Liverpool John Moores University, 80–98 Mount Pleasant, Liverpool L3 5UZ, UK.