Rafico Ruiz

Rafico Ruiz holds a Ph.D. in Communication Studies and the History & Theory of Architecture from McGill University. He studies the relationships between mediation and social space, particularly in the Arctic and Subarctic; the cultural geographies of natural resource engagements; and the philosophical and political stakes of infrastructural and ecological systems. He is the co-editor and co-founder of Seachange, a journal of Art, Communication, and Technology (www.seachangejournal.ca) and reviews editor at Culture Machine (www.culturemachine.net). His work appears in the International Journal of Communication, TOPIA: Canadian Journal of Cultural Studies, and Communication +1, amongst others.