Karen Patel

Karen Patel

Karen Patel is a Research Fellow at the Birmingham Centre for Media and Cultural Research at Birmingham City University. Her research interests include craft, cultural labour, inequalities and the politics of expertise in cultural work, and cultural workers’ use of social media. She is author of The Politics of Expertise in Cultural Labour: Arts, Work and Inequalities (Rowman & Littlefield, 2020).

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