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April 16, 2014
Canadian Excellence

Dr. Ghislain Thibault

Assistant Professor

Contact Information
Phone: (519) 884-1970 ext.4086

Office Location: 2-136 DAWB


Ghislain Thibault received his PhD in Communication Studies from Université de Montréal in 2010. Before coming to Wilfrid Laurier University, he finished a one-year postdoc in the History of Science Department at Harvard University. Dr. Thibault’s research interests include media archaeology, communication theory, digital culture and history of science and technology. His most recent research was published in Intermédialités: Histoire et théorie des arts, des lettres et des techniques and in the Canadian Journal of Communication. His current research project explores a genealogy of nineteenth-century wireless technologies.

Recent Publications

Thibault, G. (2013). The Automatization of Nikola Tesla: Thinking Invention in the Late Nineneenth Century. Configurations, 21(2).

Hayward, M., & Thibault, G. (2013). Machinic Milieus: Simondon, John Hart and Mechanology. Disability History Newsletter, 9(2), 28-33.

Thibault, Ghislain. (2010). Éthérotopies: retour sur des espaces hôtes. Intermédialités, no. 15, Exposer/Displaying, spring 2010, pp. 211-229.

Thibault Ghislain (2010) Qu’est-ce qu’un entretien ? COMMposite, vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 1-21.

Thibault Ghislain & Thierry Bardini (2008). “Éther 2.0: Révolutions sans-fil," Canadian Journal of Communication, 33(3), 257-378.