Richelle Crotty

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PhD Student


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Richelle Crotty earned her BA and MA in Media Communications Studies with a focus on Political Economy of Media from Florida State University. Since starting her PhD at the University of Texas at Austin, Richelle has worked as a research assistant on a number of projects examining hotspot lending programs at libraries throughout the United States, examining issues of rural broadband connectivity and the digital divide. She is currently wrapping up her dissertation, titled "Mobile Networks of Power", that examines the history of the regulation of mobile and cellular networks, from 0G to 4G.