After studying literature and journalism at the University of Rome ‘La Sapienza’ (BA, MA) Giuseppe gained an MA in Media, Gender and Culture from the University of Leeds. In 2018 he was awarded his doctorate in Culture, Media and Creative Industries from King’s College London. His research on popular music has appeared in academic journals and edited collections such as Global Glam and Popular Music: Style and Spectacle from the 1970s to the 2000s (Routledge, 2016) and Mute Records: Artists, Business, History (Bloomsbury, 2018).
From 2015 to 2017 Giuseppe acted as a Graduate Teaching Assistant and Student Tutor at the Culture, Media and Creative Industries department, King’s College London. After earning his PhD, he worked as an Associate Lecturer at Regent’s University London and London College of Fashion, UAL.
Giuseppe’s research focuses on cultural value and taste in the digital era, popular music, gender and performance. He also has a 10-year experience as a music journalist and sub-editor.