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LJ Filotrani

Associate Head of Division, Creative Technologies and Course Director for Media Production

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    020 7815 5754
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    Arts and Creative Industries / Film and Media; Arts and Performance; Creative Technologies

LJ Filotrani is the Associate Head of Creative Technologies and course leader for Media Production. She is also a senior lecturer in journalism. Originally a multimedia journalist with a background on national newspapers such as the Guardian and the Financial Times, she is currently a PhD candidate. Her research area is esports and sport broadcast media.

LJ is a Senior Lecturer in Journalism and delivers modules across both Journalism and Media Production.

LJ is currently a PhD candidate at London South Bank University. Her research area is esports and broadcast media - specifically focused on EAsport FIFA Series and the ePremier League in the UK.

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LJ Filotrani is the Vice Chair and Founding Director of the Association for Continuing Education in Esports (ACES).

Laura-Jane is currently working on a book for Routledge called ‘WordPress for Journalists - From Plugins to Commercialization’, which will publish in early 2017.

She has contributed significantly to both the Financial Times and the Guardian.