Timothy Erik Ström is an independent writer based in Melbourne, Australia who uses political and philosophical approaches to research the overlapping realms of technology, ecology and capitalism.
He is precariously employed at the University of Melbourne, where he lectures the masters course ‘Digital Politics’; at RMIT University, where he teaching ‘Global Political Economy’; and at Western Sydney University where he works as a casual researcher. He is involved with many research projects, is an editor at Arena and is the author of Globalization and Surveillance.
With his partner, UB, and daughter, Mirolima, he is part of an effort to retrofit a slice of suburbia into a vibrant community with lots of shared projects, food production via lush permaculture gardens and low-energy lifestyles.
If there is any time left, he writes science fiction.
He can be reached at <tim[at]arena.org.au>