Elodie A. ROY

Elodie A. Roy is a sound and material culture theorist. Her research engages principally with the socio-material and environmental history of phonography; sound and intermedia studies; media objects in memory and heritage practices. She is the author of Media, Materiality and Memory: Grounding the Groove (2015) and the co-editor (with Eva-Moreda Rodríguez) of Phonographic Encounters: Mapping Transnational Cultures of Sound, 1890-1945 (2021). She is currently preparing a second monograph entitled Shellac in Visual and Sonic Culture: Unsettled Matter. Roy notably held research and teaching position at the Glasgow School of Art, the University of Glasgow, Humboldt University of Berlin, Newcastle University and is currently a Research Fellow at Northumbria University (Newcastle).