Rita Leistner

LRC Contributor

Rita Leistner is an interdisciplinary practitioner-theorist, an award-winning war photographer and documentarian with an MA in comparative literature from the University of Toronto, where she teaches the history of photojournalism and documentary photography. Her latest book, Looking for Marshall McLuhan in Afghanistan (Intellect, December 2013), applies the pioneering Canadian media theorist’s ideas on language and technology to contemporary warfare and smartphones.

Articles by Rita Leistner