Dr Megen de Bruin-Molé is a Lecturer in Digital Media Practice with the Winchester School of Art, University of Southampton. She writes on contemporary adaptation, digital and historical remix culture, and popular identity politics.
Previously she has worked at Cardiff University (also the University of Amsterdam), studying the way 21st-century culture uses and abuses the Gothic narratives of the 19th century. Her book Gothic Remixed came out in 2020 with Bloomsbury academic, and her co-edited collection Embodying Contagion is available Open Access with University of Wales Press in 2021. She is also the author of several academic articles on remix, neo-Victorian fiction, and popular culture.
Megen is an editor with the Critical Posthumanism Network’s Genealogy project. She was previously a freelance translator, editor, and copywriter, and the central editor and social media manager for the literary organisation Poetry International.