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Michael Bull
Professor Of Sound Studies (Media and Film)
Subject area: Media
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Selected publications


Bull, Michael (2013) Sound Mix: The Framing of Multi-Sensory Connections in Urban Culture. Soundeffects, 3 (3). ISSN 1904-500X

Bull, Michael (2004) Automobility and the power of sound. Theory, Culture and Society, 21 (4-5). pp. 243-259. ISSN 0263-2764


Bull, Michael (2020) Sirens. The Study of Sound . Bloomsbury, New York. ISBN 9781501304996

Book Section

Bull, Michael (2019) Into the sounds of war imagination media and experience. In: Grimshaw-Aagaard, Mark, Walther-Hansen, Mads and Knakkergaard, Martin (eds.) The Oxford handbook of sound and imagination. Oxford UP, Oxford, pp. 175-202. ISBN 9780190460242

Eldridge, Alice, Carruthers-Jones, Jonathan and Norum, Roger (2019) Sounding wild spaces: inclusive mapmaking through multispecies listening across scales. In: Bull, Michael and Cobussen, Marcel (eds.) Handbook of Sonic Methodologies. Bloomsbury. (Accepted)

Bull, Michael (2019) Listening to the sirens. In: Steintrager, James A and Chow, Rey (eds.) Sound objects. Duke University Press, Durham, US, pp. 228-245. ISBN 9781478001454

Bull, Michael (2016) Sensory media: virtual worlds and the training of perception. In: Howes, David (ed.) A cultural history of the senses in the modern age. The cultural histories series, 6 . Bloomsbury, london, pp. 219-241. ISBN 9780857853448

Bull, Michael (2016) War, Cognition and the Media: Training the senses in a fully mediated world. In: Back, Les and Bull, Michael (eds.) The auditory culture reader 2nd edition. Sensory formations, 2 . Bloomsbury, London, pp. 303-318. ISBN 9781472569035

Petty, Karis (2015) Walking through the woodlands: Learning to listen with companions who have impaired vision. In: Bull, Michael and Back, Les (eds.) The auditory culture reader, 2nd edition. Sensory Formations . Bloomsbury Academic, pp. 173-184. ISBN 9781472569028

Bull, Michael (2012) The end of flanerie. In: Ekman, Ulrick (ed.) Throughout : art and culture emerging with ubiquitous computing. MIT Press, Cambridge MA, pp. 151-162. ISBN 9780262017503

Bull, Michael (2001) Personal stereos and the aural reconfiguration of representational space. In: Munt, Sally R (ed.) Technospaces: inside the new media. Critical Research in Material Culture . Continuum, London ; New York, pp. 239-254. ISBN 9780826450036

Edited Book

Bull, Michael, ed. (2018) The Routledge companion to sound studies. Routledge Media and Cultural Studies Companions . Routledge, Abingdon UK. ISBN 978138854253

Bull, Michael and Mitchell, Jon P, eds. (2015) Ritual, performance and the senses. Sensory Studies . Bloomsbury, London. ISBN 9780857854735