«So… you want to publish political communication research»

POLKOM PhD-seminar 2017 April 26-27 Department of Media and Communications, UiO, room 418 Registration deadline: 7th April; email to Elisabeth Quarré Eggen : e.q.eggen@media.uio.no By 20th April: All participants must submit a one-page summary on a topic that they are developing for a pol comm. journal. The one-pager must provide details about goal, RQ, theory, methodology, scientific contribution, and it will be positioned against ongoing theoretical discussions and … Continue reading «So… you want to publish political communication research»

POLKOM-Monday: Strategic Communication and Context

Monday 27th March  professor Cristina Archetti from the Department of Media And Communication will talk about the following: Strategic Communication and Context: Making Sense of “Post-Truth Politics”, “Fake News” and the “Age of Misinformation” Although “strategic communication” figures as a key policy tool across a range of domains, from tackling the threat of the extremist ideology of ISIS to countering Russian propaganda, this concept appears to … Continue reading POLKOM-Monday: Strategic Communication and Context

POLKOM-Monday: Finnish elites, trust and political conflict

Monday 20. March Lotta Lounasmeri from The  University of Helsinki will present the following: Finnish elites, trust and political conflict  The project focuses on discovering factors affecting the creation and maintenance of elite trust relations in the Finnish polity in two comparative cases from the energy sector. The objective is to analyze, what happens and how members of the elite react, when a political process becomes … Continue reading POLKOM-Monday: Finnish elites, trust and political conflict

UiO:Nordic: Global Challenges – Nordic Experiences

International conference in Oslo 20-21 March, 2017, organized by UiO:Nordic, a strategic initiative at the University of Oslo. UiO:Nordic intends to provide new knowledge about the Nordic countries and models, including their historical preconditions, challenges, paradoxes and opportunities for the future. The aim of the conference is to present the initiative to a broader audience and establish an international forum for researchers who work with issues … Continue reading UiO:Nordic: Global Challenges – Nordic Experiences

POLKOM-monday: From gatekeeping to navigating: managing the immigration debate in Scandinavian newspapers

POLKOM invites you to POLKOM-monday with Postdoctoral Fellow Karoline Ihlebæk from the Department of Media and Communication, UiO: In this study, I explore editorial attitudes and practices when managing debates about immigration. A key responsibility for the news media is to facilitate the public debate. Even if the editorial power of the news media has been contested and transformed as a result of the growing importance of … Continue reading POLKOM-monday: From gatekeeping to navigating: managing the immigration debate in Scandinavian newspapers