Karin Zelano, Ph.D.

Nordicom · University of Gothenburg, Sweden — Editor

Research Areas

  • Communications Theory
  • Games and Play
  • Journalism
  • Marketing and Advertising
  • Media and Communication History
  • Media and Information Literacy
  • Media Audiences
  • Media Economics
  • Media Policy and Regulation
  • Media Production and Innovation
  • Media Systems
  • Media Theory
  • Media, Information and Communication Technology
  • Organizational Communication
  • Political Communication
  • Popular Culture
  • Public Relations
  • Public Service Media
  • Social Media
  • Strategic Communication
  • Television and Film


Karin Zelano is currently the editor of Nordicom Review (together with Johannes Bjerling (scientific editor) and Josefine Bové (managing editor). Nordicom Review is an international peer-reviewed journal that provides a dedicated forum for articles that contribute to a wider understanding of media, mediated communication and journalism in the Nordic region. This includes research on the Nordic countries as well as research with relevance for the Nordic context. Read more about Nordicom Review: https://www.nordicom.gu.se/sv/publikationer/nordicom-review

In addition to Nordicom Review, the editors manage the publication of edited volumes and books at Nordicom.

Currently based in Oslo, Norway and Gothenburg, Sweden.