Public Sphere Participation Online: the Ambiguities of Affect | Peter Dahlgren | Cairn.info

Public Sphere Participation Online: the Ambiguities of Affect, Cairn.info, de Peter Dahlgren. professor Emérito da Universidade de Lund.

Debates about the internet’s contributions to the public sphere and democracy took off almost as soon as going online was becoming a mass phenomenon in the mid-1990s. Today, more than two decades later, we are certainly not close to any consensus, but most would agree that the initial celebratory crescendos have dissipated. Skeptics such as Mozorov (2011) can find plenty of evidence for not putting much hope in the internet’s potential for saving or even enhancing democracy. Continue reading

Doutoramento em Estudos em Comunicação para o Desenvolvimento | Universidade Lusófona do Porto

Aqui ficam os detalhes para as candiadaturas ao Doutoramento em Estudos em Comunicação para o Desenvolvimento, a decorrer na Universidade Lusófona do Porto. Pode consultar mais pormenores no site da universidade.

Australia’s kid-focused newspaper Crinkling News wants to teach media literacy to young readers | Nieman Journalism Lab

Este artigo é muito interessante, atual e oportuno. “Australia’s kid-focused newspaper Crinkling News wants to teach media literacy to young readers”, do Nieman Journalism Lab, dá conta de experiências positivas relacionadas com a produção jornalística por parte de crianças e jovens. Continue reading