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Toni Sant

  • Dr
  • Director of Film & Digital Media
  • University of Salford School of Arts and Media
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About

Dr Toni Sant is Director of Research at the University of Hull's Scarborough School of Arts and New Media, where he also lectures on Performance & Creative Technologies. Previously he lectured about performance and new media at the University of Malta, Adelphi University, and New York University. He has also worked as broadcaster, theatre director, and musician in Malta, Italy, England, Germany, and the USA. He was trained in radio production by the BBC, graduated B.A. (Hons) first class in Theatre Studies at the University of Malta, and holds a M.A. and a Ph.D. in Performance Studies from New York University. Toni Sant is the founder and creative director of the MaltaMedia Online Network, co-founder of the Eurovision Research Network, executive editor of the Applied and Interactive Theatre Guide, and book reviews editor for the International Journal of Performance Arts & Digital Media. His writings on performance and new media have also appeared in TDR: Journal of Performance Studies, the Washington Square News, Leonardo, The Encyclopedia of Politics, The Dictionary of Literary Biography, the Journal of Music, Technology & Education, the Journal of Adaptation in Film & Performance, and the International Journal of Performance Arts & Digital Media, among others. He is also the author of a book about Franklin Furnace, a New York-based avant-garde arts presenter established since 1976. The book is called Franklin Furnace & the Spirit of the Avant-Garde: A History of the Future (Intellect Books, 2010). http://www.tonisant.com/ff Current research development revolves around a collaborative multimedia database of Maltese music and associated arts at http://www.m3p.com.mt

Editorships

International Journal of Performance Arts & Digital Media

Associate Editor

2014 - Present

International Journal of Performance Arts & Digital Media

Books Review Editor

2008 - 2014(6 years)

Recent publications

  • Digital Cultural Participation in Malta

    • Arts Council Malta
    N/AReaders
    N/ACitations
  • Documenting Performance : the context and processes of digital curation and archiving

    • Sant T
    N/AReaders
    N/ACitations

Professional experience

Director of Film & Digital Media

University of Salford School of Arts and Media

March 2017 - Present

Reader in Digital Curation

University of Hull Scarborough School of Arts and New Media

August 2013 - February 2017(4 years)

Director of Research - School of Arts & New Media

University of Hull

September 2010 - July 2016(6 years)

Senior Lecturer in Arts & New Media

University of Hull Scarborough School of Arts and New Media

September 2010 - July 2013(3 years)

Lecturer in Performance & Creative Technologies

University of Hull Scarborough School of Arts and New Media

September 2004 - September 2010(6 years)

Adjunct Assistant Professor

New York University

August 2002 - August 2004(2 years)

Graduate Teaching Assistant

New York University

August 1999 - January 2002(2 years)

Education

PhD in Performance Studies

New York University

January 1999 - May 2003(4 years)

MA in Performance Studies

New York University

August 1996 - January 1998(a year)

Co-authors (1)

  • Patricia Routh
  • val diggle
  • Alex Grech
  • David Plans

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