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Relevant Links

Lisa Ann Richey

Personal Site

University Site


Commodifying Compassion: Implications of Turning People and Humanitarian Causes into Marketable Things

Batman Saves the Congo: How Celebrities Disrupt the Politics of Development

New Book: Celebrity Humanitarianism and North-South Relations: Politics, Place and Power

Research network on Celebrity and North-South relations

What does humanitarian practice look like now?

Dan Brockington



Dan Brockington on the paradoxes of celebrity advocacy


About Dan Brockington

Celebrity advocacy doesn’t always work, but who cares?

Sarah Illingworth, Huffington Post, 2016

Multiple blogs and news articles about Dan’s work (including from the New York Times, Guardian, Daily Mail, Independent, IRIN and Fast Company) are available here

Can Celebrities Help Bring Peace?

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