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Scholars, doctoral students, freelancer journalists, and students in journalism and communication! We are now inviting you to contribute to NordMedia Network. Our featured articles can be essays, reportage, interviews or representations based on visual storytelling, written in English on a journalistic basis and published on the site.
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Studying Psychological Defence: Lessons Learned from the Cold War

Fredrik Stiernstedt, associate professor at Södertörn University, calls for more Nordic comparisons on direct influence from defence and national security interests on the early academic media research.

Kirsten Drotner: “Welfarist Ideals Make Nordic Media Studies Relevant to the International Field”

Kirsten Drotner, professor at the University of Southern Denmark, on why welfarist ideals matter and why they can guide research in a globalised, connected, and deeply datafied platform society.

Strengthening Swedish MIL Studies: Nordicom Coordinates a Forum for Media Literacy Research

Has video literacy been studied in Sweden? Who are the Swedish experts in Instagram literacy? Questions will be more efficiently answered within the new academic forum for media literacy research, coordinated by Nordicom.

A New Nordic Journal With a “No-Bullshit” Open Access Model

A new star has been born on the academic Nordic journal scene: the Journal of Digital Social Research, launched last year. We talked to the editor-in-chief Simon Lindgren from Umeå University.

Integrated Communication – Pursuing a Harmony of Persuasive Voices

“Integrated communication” has become a frequently used buzzword in marketing communication. In this essay, Andžela Armonienė reflects upon the concept.

The Scholarly Use of Social Media: How to Make the Most of It?

More and more scholars are using social networking sites to communicate their research. We asked some Nordic academic users about their strategies. Core issues include how to find time for content creation, keep yourself motivated and find relevant communities.

Context Matters: What Does the Nordic Context Mean to You?

We asked a few Nordic researchers with different backgrounds what the Nordic context has meant to them and their research. Their answers range from “part of me” to “not much”.

Teaching-free but Not Study-free – Doctoral Students on Thesis Writing in Summer

Summer is free of meetings and teaching, but summer schools and conferences bring pressure and high expectations for productivity, especially for many doctoral students. We asked three about how they feel about the upcoming period.

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Discussing Local and Community Media: Positive Experiences and Impacts on Societies

True Crime in American Media

Community and Activist Media: Resistance and Resurgence

Cultural Diversity in Internationally Coproduced High-end Drama

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Post-doctoral Researcher (Social Sciences)

Senior Lecturer in Communication

Post-doc in Personalized Job Recommender System

Associate Professor of Digital Media History

Postdoctoral Position in Digital Media/Communication and/or Digital Humanities

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About NordMedia Network

A Digital Platform for Nordic Media Research

NordMedia Network is a digital platform devoted to the research community that for the past four decades has grown out of the NordMedia Conference. We hope it will serve as a source for inspiration, information and interaction for those interested in media and communication research in or about the Nordic region. By bringing our community closer together, the platform will also make the expertise of Nordic media scholars more accessible in larger society. NordMedia Network is powered by Nordicom and funded with support from the Nordic Council of Ministers. Join us by creating your profile today!
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