Digital Culture and Communication

The Digital Culture and Communication section of ECREA

“Private actors control both the knowledge and security structures” – an interview with Dr Monica Horten on internet policy

Dr Monica Horten serves as an independent expert with the Council of  Europe, and sat on the Committee on Cross-border flow of Internet traffic and Internet freedom. She  writes regularly about … Continue reading

June 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Four weeks to go: Abstract submission for ECREA 2016 in Prague

Just a few weeks after the DCC ECREA’s workshop in Salzburg, we are preparing for the next big event. The 6th European Communication Conference (ECC) will be taking place in Prague … Continue reading

January 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

DCC Workshop in Salzburg: A Summary from DCC Vice Chair Aristea Fotopoulou

After our successful workshop on “Standards, disruptions and values” in Salzburg in November, DCC’s Vice Chair Aristea Fotopoulou published a summary and reflection on her blog. See the conference website and … Continue reading

January 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

DCC Workshop: Programme online – Registration open

We are happy to announce that the programme for our upcoming DCC workshop in Salzburg (November 26 to 27) is now online. Our subject this year is “Standards, Disruptions and … Continue reading

October 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

“We are giving over moral agency and choice to devices”– Charles Ess on social robotics, intelligence and ethics

Charles Ess (University of Oslo) has for many years brought a philosophical perspective to media and communication studies and is a prolific commentator on questions of research ethics and medium theory. At our upcoming workshop in Salzburg in November, Charles Ess will give a keynote on “cultural diversity, globalized media and ethical norms. As part of our interview series with scholars in the field of digital culture and communication, we asked him about his current work in social robotics, digital media ethics and standards in digital culture and communication.

September 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

The politics of technology, big data and code – an interview with Stefania Milan

Stefania Milan has recently obtained an ERC grant for her project on data activism and assumed a new position in the Media Studies Department of the University of Amsterdam. We took the … Continue reading

August 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

CfP: Standards, Disruptions and Values – Extended Deadline till May 25

Standards, Disruptions and Values in Digital Culture and Communication We have extended the date for submitting abstracts for our upcoming workshop in November 2015 to May 25. Please find a … Continue reading

May 11, 2015 · Leave a comment