Michael Hoechsmann

Associate Professor
Graduate Studies and Research in Education, Undergraduate Studies in Education
Lakehead University

Michael Hoechsmann is an Associate Professor at Lakehead University. His research interests are in the areas of media, new media, literacy, new literacies, youth, cultural studies and education. His work has appeared in English Quarterly, Taboo: The Journal of Culture and Education, McGill Journal of Education, Review of Education/Pedagogy/Cultural Studies, European Journal of Cultural Studies, Convergence:  Journal of Research into New Media Technologies, Anuario de Ciencias Sociales (Mexico), and Textual Studies in Canada. He is preparing a manuscript with Bronwen E. Low entitled Reading Youth Writing: “New” Literacies, Cultural Studies and Education (Peter Lang). For four years, he was the Director of Education of Young People’s Press, a non-profit news service for youth 14-24.