CFP: Digitalization and the media environment

The 8th annual International Media Readings in Moscow conference is looking for paper abstract submissions. The event will take place on the 7th and 8th of November 2016. The conference is organized by the Lomonosov Moscow State University’s Faculty of Journalism. This year’s event is subtitled “Expanding media frontiers in the XXI century: the impact … Continued

EVENT: Searching for the future of media research

Communication research will change in the future, concluded a panel discussion held in University of Helsinki, Finland. The discussion revolved around the recently ESF Forward Look -report on the same subject published about a year ago, titled Media in Europe: New Questions for Research and Policy.  One of the authors of the report, Peter Golding of Northumbria University, … Continued

ARTICLE: Digitalisation, crises, and ideals on trial

A new issue of the journal Journalism has been published. Here are our picks, focusing as always on the European side of journalism research. Philip Schlesinger and Gillian Doyle, both of University of Glasgow discuss “creative destruction” in their article about news media adjusting to the challenges of both digitalization and the Internet. The article … Continued