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2 articles published in The Journal of Media Innovations

In August the second issue of the first volume of the Journal of Media Innovations was published, an issue focusing on innovations in the newsroom and beyond. All articles in the journal are OPEN-ACESS. I copntributed with 2 co-authored articles. First, Seth C. Lewis and I were delighted to have our conceptual work on agents of media innovation being published as the lead article of the issue. The full reference for our article is: Westlund, Oscar & Lewis, Seth (2014).

Back from paternity leave

Hi there During the fall I have obviously been inactive here, which is due to the fact that I spent my time in the wonderful company of my daughter Dahlia – and my wife Neda – on an extended paternity leave. Also, in the end of October Neda gave birth to our son Arwin. Things have definately been busy on the family end. Anyhow, now I am back to work and will publish (irregular) posts on my academic work Oscar

Article published in Digital Journalism: Actors, Actants, Audiences, and Activities in Cross-Media News Work – A matrix and a research agenda

I am happy to announce that the journal article “Actors, Actants, Audiences, and Activities in Cross-Media News Work – A matrix and a research agenda” has been published online in Digital Journalism. It is a co-authored conceptual article with Seth C. Lewis, for a forthcoming special issue focusing theories of journalism. This article lays presents a socio-technical emphasis to the study of the full range of agents involved in shaping contemporary journalism. It brings together diverse scholarship in a way