Andrew Hoskins is Interdisciplinary Research Professor in the College of Social Sciences at the University of Glasgow. He was formerly Professor of Cultural Studies at the University of Nottingham. He is founding Editor-in-Chief of the journal of Memory Studies and Co-Editor of the book series of the same name. He is also founding Co-Editor of the journal of Media, War & Conflict and Co-Editor of the Routledge book series Media, War & Security.
William Merrin is Senior Lecturer in Media Studies at Swansea University, with a specialism in media theory, media history and digital media. He was the creator of the concept of ‘Media Studies 2.0’ which offered a critique of broadcast-era media studies and its histories and is currently writing Media Studies 2.0: A New Introduction. His Media Studies 2.0 blog is here: http://mediastudies2point0.blogspot.com He is also a collector of pre-cinema artefacts and a member of the Magic Lantern Society.