Mgr. Michal Šimůnek Ph.D.

theory of photography and new media
Michal Šimůnek

Michal Šimůnek is a sociologist focused on image media. He pursuesteaching activities and research in the fields of theory andhistory related to photography, media, visual culture, and consumer culture. At FAMU, he teaches theoretical subjects and leads theses. In his research activities, he focuses mainly on vernacular and experimental photography and on consumer communities forming around specific forms of photography. He has written a number of book chapters and magazine studies.