Dr Giuseppe Zevolli

Lecturer in Media and Communications

Professional Biography

After studying literature and journalism at the University of Rome ‘La Sapienza’ (BA, MA), Giuseppe gained an MA in Media, Gender and Culture from the University of Leeds. In 2018 he was awarded his doctorate in Culture, Media and Creative Industries from King’s College London. His PhD research is the subject of a forthcoming book publication.

Giuseppe's research on popular music has appeared in academic journals and edited collections such as 'Global Glam' and 'Popular Music: Style and Spectacle' from the 1970s to the 2000s (Routledge, 2016), as well as 'Mute Records: Artists, Business, History' (Bloomsbury, 2019).

From 2015 to 2017, Giuseppe acted as a graduate teaching assistant and student tutor at the Culture, Media and Creative Industries department at King’s College London. He is now a Lecturer at Regent's University London (since 2018) and a Liberal Arts Tutor at King's College.

Research Interests

  • Popular music
  • Popular modernism
  • Critical theory of media
  • Digital labour
  • Taste and distinction in the digital era
  • Gender and performance