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: 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 …