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

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

Digital Culture and Communication hosts 19 panels at ECREA in Lisbon

We are happy to announce that there are 19 panels organized by our section at this year’s conference of ECREA in Lisbon. In total we received 167 abstracts, which is … Continue reading

November 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Series of seminars on digital culture research in Barcelona(Nov./Dec. 2013)

Innovation in Digital Culture Research is a set of interdisciplinary seminars and workshops that aims to explore innovative ethnographic and qualitative methodologies of social research in the field of culture, … Continue reading

November 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Media and Social Change – Visit Ørecomm Festival

The Ørecomm Festival in Roskilde, Malmö and Copenhagen takes place 13 to 16 September 2013. The festival wants to bring together people with an interest in the relations between media, … Continue reading

July 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Conference on Internet Research in Berlin, November 2013

The Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society in Berlin invites proposals for their annual colloquium to be held in Berlin on 21 November 2013. The colloquium is geared … Continue reading

May 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

“The fight for a free internet is not yet over” – An Interview with Jakob Svensson

At our upcoming workshop on “Digital Culture: Promises and Discomforts” (Oct 2-5) in Bonn, Jakob Svensson (Karlstad University, Sweden) is going to present a paper on “New Media for Development”. … Continue reading

February 26, 2013 · 1 Comment