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Michael J Walsh is an Assistant Professor in Social Science in the Faculty of Business, Government at the University of Canberra. His research interests include the sociology of interaction, the writings of Erving Goffman, cultural sociology, technology and music. A chief dimension of his research involves exploring the reception of communication technologies as they relate to and impact on social interaction. Michael was awarded his doctorate from Monash University in 2011.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Monash University

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Research Output 2009 2018

Equipment and Supplies

The Interaction Order and Musical Sound: Shopping with Erving Goffman

WALSH, M., May 2018, In : Sociological Inquiry. p. 1-21 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dual role
2 Citations (Scopus)

‘Good Morning Fitfam’: Top posts, hashtags and gender display on Instagram

Baker, S. A. & WALSH, M., 2018, In : New Media and Society. 20, 12, p. 4553-4570 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Display devices
eating behavior
5 Citations (Scopus)

The selfie and the transformation of the public-private distinction

WALSH, M. & Saker, S., 2017, In : Information, Communication and Society. 20, 8, p. 1185-1203 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Visual communication
visual communication
social media

Framing Through the Senses: Sight and Sound in the Shaping of Everyday Life

De La Fuente, E. & WALSH, M., 2013, Transvisuality: The Cultural Dimension of Visuality – Volume 1: Boundaries and Creative Openings. Kristensen, T., Michelsen, A. & Wiegand, F. (eds.). Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, p. 207-222 16 p.

Research output: A Conference proceeding or a Chapter in BookChapter

Everyday Life
Visual Culture
New Media