Clare Birchall

King’s College London, United Kingdom

Clare Birchall is Senior Lecturer in the Institute for North American Studies at King’s College London. She is the author of Knowledge Goes Pop: From Conspiracy Theory to Gossip (Berg, 2006) and co-editor of New Cultural Studies: Adventures in Theory (Edinburgh University Press, 2006). She is also the editor of a special issue of the journal Cultural Studies on the politics of secrecy (Routledge, 2007) and one for Theory, Culture & Society on transparency (Sage, 2011).