Workshop 'Amateurs and/as Experts'

Workshop ‘Amateurs and/as Experts’

On November 21-22nd, the international workshop on “Amateurs and/as experts” was held at the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences, Maastricht University. Bringing together different approaches to users and different types of users in media and technology studies, the workshop…

“Selfies”: Debate on Amateur Film

“Selfies”: Debate on Amateur Film

Upcoming Thursday 13th November (17.00-18.30) the Amsterdam based debate center SPUI25 organized a special debate on amateur film, in cooperation with the Institute for Sound & Vision. Dr. Susan Aasman, post-doctoral researcher in the home movies research project, will speak about…

Workshop Bremen on 'media generations'

Workshop Bremen on ‘media generations’

To explore the notion of “user generation”, our research project was kindly offered a platform to share our thoughts with scholars working with the concept of “media generation”. Within the context of the DFG-funded research program Mediatisierte Welten / Mediatized…