December 7th, 2017"Neither can we see media technology or the media as a good or bad thing for democracy. It all depends of the context and dynamics in each society" said Dr Jairo Lugo-Ocando in his talk.
December 4th, 2017A study by researchers in our School has discovered that the BBC’s Question Time Leaders' Special may have swung more than a million people’s votes in June’s General Election.
November 29th, 2017Dr Giorgia Aiello will give the opening keynote for City Talk: Urban Identities, Mobilities and Textualities at the University of Bern.
November 29th, 2017Poor News: Media Discourses of Poverty in Times of Austerity examines the way discourses of poverty are articulated in the news media.
November 15th, 2017Teaching Fellow in Journalism, David Easson, was Highly Commended in the ‘Most Memorable Broadcast’ category at the North West O2 Media Awards for his interview with then UKIP leader Paul Nuttall.
Ysabel Gerrard awarded a PhD for her thesis on ‘Derision, Guilt, and Pleasure: Teen Drama Fandom in a Social Media Age’
November 9th, 2017The research explores how fans of three teen drama television series negotiate cultural devaluations of their pleasures, and how they maintain ‘secret’ identities as fans on social media platforms.
November 8th, 2017This book is for not only journalists, journalism and media scholars, statisticians and data scientists but also anybody interested in the interplay between journalism, statistics and society.
November 8th, 2017Matthias Revers joins the School of Media and Communication as a Lecturer of Media and Communication in January 2018.