With the rise of podcasting as a forum for academic conversations and as a teaching tool, Hannah McGregor of SFU’s Publishing department set out to investigate — and enact — podcasting as a form of scholarly communication, knowledge mobilization, and open pedagogy. Hannah is in conversation with host Am Johal about her research into the exciting potentials of scholarly podcasting, and the power of the podcast as a grassroots, decentralized medium.
About Our Guest
Hannah McGregor is an Assistant Professor of Publishing at Simon Fraser University, where her research focuses on podcasting as scholarly communication, systemic barriers to access in the Canadian publishing industry, and magazines as middlebrow media.
She is the co-creator of Witch, Please, a feminist podcast on the Harry Potter world, and the creator of the weekly podcast Secret Feminist Agenda.
CITE THIS EPISODE
Johal, Am. “Podcasting as Scholarship — with Hannah McGregor.” Below the Radar, SFU’s Vancity Office of Community Engagement. Podcast audio, September 8, 2020. https://www.sfu.ca/vancity-office-community-engagement/below-the-radar-podcast/episodes/72-hannah-mcgregor.html.