CFP: ECREA’s 8th European Communication Conference – Communication and trust

CALL FOR PAPERS ECREA's 8th European Communication Conference will take place in Braga, Portugal from 2nd – 5th October 2020. This year’s conference theme is “Communication and trust: building safe, sustainable and promising futures”. Check the complete Call for Papers for further details. Deadline for online abstract submission: 15th January 2020. The Digital Culture and …

Conference Programme Now Online – Infrastructures and Inequalities

We are pleased to present the programme for the Infrastructures and Inequalities Conference, to be held on 21-22 October 2019, at the University of Helsinki. The full programme is available for consult online. SEE: https://www.helsinki.fi/en/conferences/infrastructures-and-inequalities/program We have an exciting line-up of papers, socials, and YECREA workshops, including keynote sessions by: Lisa Parks, Massachusetts Institute of …

CFP: Infrastructures and Inequalities: Media industries, digital cultures and politics

CALL FOR PAPERS Infrastructures and Inequalities: Media industries, digital cultures and politics 21-22 October 2019, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland Joint Conference of three ECREA Sections: Communication and Democracy; Digital Culture and Communication; and Media Industries and Cultural Production CLICK HERE FOR THE CONFERENCE WEBSITE Confirmed keynote speakers: Lisa Parks, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA …

CFP: “Advancing Digital Disconnection Research” (ECREA Pre-conference)

CALL FOR PAPERS Advancing Digital Disconnection Research ECREA Pre-conference: Braga, October 2, 2020 The Digital Culture and Communication section is pleased to announce the "Advancing Digital Disconnection Research" ECREA pre-conference. For more information, please check the Call For Papers - https://www.hf.uio.no/imk/english/research/projects/digital-disconnection/events/conferences/mapping-digital-disconnection-research--.html Deadline for abstract submissions - 2nd April 2020 Submit your 500 words abstracts to …

CFP: YECREA seminar on “Alternative scholarly communication for young scholars”

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION YECREA seminar on “Alternative scholarly communication for young scholars” at the University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland   The Young Scholars Network of ECREA (YECREA) is happy to invite all young scholars - doctoral students, post-docs, junior scholars, and other early-career scholars - to participate in two seminar sessions, organised as part of …

CALL FOR PAPERS: Digital Culture Meets Data: Critical Perspectives

Digital Culture Meets Data: Critical Perspectives Special Issue of Convergence: The International Journal of Research into New Media Technologies Guest Editors: Aristea Fotopoulou (University of Brighton) and Helen Thornham (University of Leeds) Algorithms and big data shape our sociocultural and technical relations and our everyday experiences. Considerations of data, algorithms and infrastructure are now central …

Digital Culture Meets Data: Critical Approaches Conference, extended abstracts

Many many thanks to all who participated in the section’s Digital Culture Meets Data: Critical Approaches Conference (University of Brighton, 6-7 November 2017). For those who couldn’t attend the conference (or for those who could attend and want to learn more about the excellent work being done on critical approaches to data), some of our …

The final version of the DCC Conference programme

We are pleased to present the final programme of the 2-day DCC Conference, to be held on 6-7 November at the University of Brighton. See: Programme DCC ECREA Brighton 2017_v.9 We have a very exciting line-up of papers, keynotes and socials, including an ECREA Young Scholars' workshop, featuring: Caroline Bassett, University of Sussex: 'Getting an academic …

A summary of the DCC co-organized symposium ‘Sexualities and Digital Culture in Europe’, May 2017, Athens.

  Together with the ECREA Gender and Communication section, the Digital Culture and Communication section co-organized a two-days symposium “Sexualities and Digital Culture in Europe”. Hosted by the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, seven panels with a total of 25 presentations made sure there were lots of inspiring discussions. Despite the topic of the …