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Sylvain Martet

Research director

Sylvain Martet holds a PhD in sociology from the Université du Québec à Montréal. Over the last ten years, he has participated in numerous research projects on cultural mediation practices, the impact of digital technology on cultural professions, and cultural participation. In his own work, he researches circulation of and tastes in music, particularly in the digital context. He is affiliated with the Culture populaire, connaissance et critique laboratory and a member of the International Association for the Study of Popular Music, and he is a lecturer in the Action Culturelle program at UQAM.