Dr James Morris is a digital content specialist and educator.
He has a PhD in Communications from the European Graduate School in Switzerland, a Master's in Media Arts from the New School in New York, USA, and a Bachelor's in Social Anthropology from the London School of Economics. He has worked extensively as a technology journalist, including spending five years as editor of the UK's leading computing magazine, PC Pro. He also runs a successful commercial video and online digital content production company, t-zero communications Ltd.
He has also worked on industry projects with the Royal Shakespeare Company and London Symphony Orchestra. For the RSC, he has managed the Ravensbourne end of a collaboration where Shakespeare plays are streamed into schools, with the performance of Richard II reaching over 30,000 school students. For the LSO, he developed an experimental video and music website for the St Luke's venue. He is currently working on an art and history video installation, Temporal Chaos, in collaboration with Nanyang Technological University in Singapore and Sunway University in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He presented his ideas on narrative in the digital age at SXSW Interactive in March 2015, and has spoken around the world about his work, including at EVA in Berlin and Florence, as well as the Second Heritage Science Conference in Singapore. His book "Can Computers Create Art?" was published by Atropos Press in 2009.
Dr James Morris