Valerie is a freelance journalist, writer and editor. She is a regular contributor to Germany's international broadcaster Deutsche Welle and has written radio broadcasts for RBB and Deutschlandradio Kultur. Her focus lies on politics, technology and the arts. She has edited and produced a number of short documentary films, notably on the subjects of migration and digital political activism. Valerie's MA thesis and film was the result of fieldwork undertaken in London with the makers of Fashion Revolution, a digital political movement created through the use of social media structures, and was supervised by Dr. Mark Curran.