Journalism, Media and Communication (JMK) (Department of Media studies)

Phone: +468162000
Fax: +4686610304
Karlavägen 104, plan 5-6
115 93 Stockholm

Department projects

Screening Protest: comparing (tele)visual narratives of dissent across time, space and genre
01/01/2015 - 31/12/2018
Varje gång man sätter på TVn syns bilder av folkmassor på gator, här hemma eller långt borta - folk som protesterar mot det som görs, eller inte görs, av regeringar som borde representera dem. Politiska eliter arbetar över nationsg...

Den sociale journalisten: nyhetsarbete och nyhetsorganisation i de sociala mediernas tid
01/01/2012 - 31/12/2014

Projektet “Den sociale journalisten: nyhetsarbete och nyhets-organisation i de sociala mediernas tid” handlar om hur journalister och medieföretag använder s k sociala medier för olika syften. Sociala medier som fenomen har vuxit explosionsartat unde...

I-Witnessing: Global Crisis Reporting Through the Amateur Lens
01/01/2011 - 31/12/2013
This international comparative research project examines how major news organizations and their audiences are responding to the growing availability of user-generated content (with special reference to citizen produced imagery) in crisis reporting in Sweden and the UK. The aims o...

Changing Places. Local and global events as mediated through screen practices in public space
01/01/2010 - 31/12/2012
This three-year study investigates how local and transnational events are mediated through public space, focusing on the screen practices that come into play as large format and handheld screens are used in arenas of public life. In the shared experience of viewing events on larg...

The Nature and Impact of the Arabic Blogosphere: What kind of publics?
01/01/2010 - 31/12/2012
For years now, scholars have recognized that globalisation and media studies have been Western-centric, yet the new media studies literature still focuses on the Western democracies, with just a few exceptions exploring the Chinese and Iranian blogospheres (Abdulla, 2007; Tai, 20...

Europe as Other: difference in global media discourse
01/01/2010 - 31/12/2012
For centuries, Russia and the Arab world have taken turns as Europe´s most significant Other. The project proposed here asks what happens when the discursive gaze is turned in the opposite direction, and considers what insights the answers may give into the dynamics of glob...

Nordic Research Network in Journalism Studies
01/01/2009 - 31/12/2011
It is the aim of the Nordic Network on Journalism Research to provide a common forum for researchers inside the cross-disciplinary area of media and communication research. We will in this work keep close contact with the doctoral schools and programmes in the Nordic and Baltic c...


Last updated on 2017-08-05 at 13:55