Authors

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Martin Farncombe

 

Martin Farncombe

Dr Martin Farncombe is the editor and principal author of Practical Memetics.

He has worked as a software designer, lecturer, and management consultant and is the author of two books on business strategy as well as a number of academic articles.  When not running his consultancy business, he devotes most of his free time to the study and teaching of martial arts.  He lives in London (UK) and Vancouver (Canada).

 

Sue Blackmore

 Sue Blackmore

Professor Blackmore is a freelance writer, lecturer and broadcaster, and a Visiting Professor at the University of Plymouth. She has a degree in psychology and physiology from Oxford University and PhD from the University of Surrey. Sue writes for several magazines and newspapers, blogs for the Guardian newspaper and Psychology Today, and is a frequent contributor and presenter on radio and television. She is author of over sixty academic articles, about eighty book contributions, and many book reviews.  She lives in South Devon (UK) with her husband, Adam Hart-Davis.

 

 

Joe Velikovsky

 

JT Velikovsky

Joe Velikovsky is currently completing a PhD in Creative Arts at the University of Western Sydney on the causes of story virality in culture.He has a Communications degree and a Postgraduate Certificate in Film/TV/Games Screenwriting, and is a professional transmedia screenwriter, author and game designer who has worked in the TV and movie industries for more than twenty years.