Niels van Doorn is Assistant Professor of New Media and Digital Culture at the University of Amsterdam. He received his doctorate from the same university in 2010, after which he spent two years at Johns Hopkins University as a postdoctoral fellow. His current research focuses on new forms of value production and their ambivalent relationship to labor in digital culture, particularly in connection to the many calculative and speculative devices that drive cultural production online. His work has appeared in journals such as Cultural StudiesEnvironment & Planning BQualitative Inquiry, and Media, Culture & Society.

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