He has served as National Affairs Correspondent for New Matilda. He is a Fellow of the Centre for Policy Development and a Research Fellow at Deakin Universityâ€™s Centre for Memory, Imagination and Invention. Eltham studied neuroscience and philosophy at the University of Queensland, worked in the field of culture and the arts as a freelance arts journalist and critic, producer and festival director in Newcastle, Brisbane and Melbourne.
Eltham publishes in academic journals on cultural policy, social media, and communication theory.
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