Andrew Calcutt

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Andrew Calcutt's 1998 book - advertised on the LM online bookshop.

Andrew Calcutt is an academic associated with the libertarian and anti environmental LM network, having been News, then Culture Editor for Living Marxism, [1], Commissioning Editor for Channel Cyberia, written for Spiked[2] and Culture Wars, taken part in Debating Matters, Institute of Ideas and Salon events and been employed as a tour guide trainer by WORLDwrite. He is the editor of Rising East.

Andrew Calcutt was a journalist for 25 years before he became an academic. As a journalist, he worked in print (Arena, Esquire, Living Marxism/LM, the Modern Review), in broadcasting (Clarke TV for Channel4), and online (commissioning editor, Channel Cyberia for MSN). He studied Drama and Classics at the University of Bristol (1973-1976).

Publications, Resources, Notes




  • 'Computer Porn Panic: fear and control in cyberspace', Futures, 1995
  • Andrew Calcutt Arrested development: pop culture and the erosion of adulthood London: Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd. (2 April 1998)ISBN-10: 0304339555 ISBN-13: 978-0304339556
  • BritCult: an A-Z of pop culture in Britain (1999)
  • Cult Fiction (1998)
  • 'Democracy under Threat' in Hugh Stephenson and Michael Bromley (eds), Sex, Lies and Democracy (1998)
  • Diana: the iconography of victimhood (1999)
  • White Noise: contradictions in cyberculture (1998)



  • Creative Britain: the role of culture in the re-mediation of social relations (2005)



Profile Andrew Calcutt University of East London


  1. "Speaker details", Battle of Ideas website, accessed 2 May 2010
  2. "Thank Evans for Harry", Spiked website, accessed 2 May 2010