Wolfgang Donsbach Outstanding Journal Article of the Year Award

  Dear all Since mid-May I am enjoying parental leave in Kristiansund – a beautiful city covering four nearby islands in the fjords of Norway – where my wife and our two kids live since last August. I thus could not attend this years major conference event – the ICA conference in Japan in June – although I was happy to make some presence at least. At the annual business meeting of the Journalism Studies Division of ICA it was

New journal article published in YOUNG

SAGE journal YOUNG has now published Media Life of the Young in vol. 22. (1). This article was co-authored back in 2012 with a dear friend and colleague, Jakob Bjur, now head of research at TNS-SIFO but formerly at JMG. We have built further on the concept of Media Life by dutch professor Mark Deuze,  applying his to empiric work of how young Swedes (9-16 years) use mobile devices, Internet, gaming and television. Our statistical analysis uses data collected in

New journal article published in Journalism Studies

On January 7th Journalism Studies made an OnlineFirst publishing of “Modelling News Media Use: Positing and applying the medium-centric/generation-centric model to the analysis of media use in everyday life and crisis situations“. This article was co-authored with my JMG-colleague Marina Ghersetti, and I personally think our model is quite compelling. IF you do not have access to the journal, send me an e-mail and I will send you a T&F link for free copy. You can also choose to download