Fri, 24 Jun 2022 15:57:00 BST
An interdisciplinary group of scientists, artists, and archaeologists led by Dr Nicki Whitehouse (Archaeology, UoG) and Prof Clare Willsdon (History of Art, UoG) has come together to share common perspectives around the scientific and cultural value of wetlands and peatlands.
Fri, 13 May 2022 09:03:00 BST
The Music subject area (with contributions from Information Studies and the School of Critical Studies) is delighted with its excellent result in the REF2021 Research Assessment; 95% of its overall research activity has been recognised as ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’.
Thu, 12 May 2022 15:38:00 BST
Thu, 12 May 2022 14:31:32 BST
The Centre for Cultural Policy Research, Film and Television Studies, and Theatre Studies, have performed exceptionally well in the REF2021 research assessment with 95% of the Unit’s research recognised as ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’.
Tue, 08 Mar 2022 15:24:02 GMT
Dr Inge Sorensen and Dr Caitriona Noonan article “Production, policy and power: the screen industry’s response to the environmental crisis” is now published in Volume 44, Issue 1 of Media, Culture & Society and is available at https://doi.org/10.1177/01634437211065697
Fri, 21 Jan 2022 12:00:15 GMT
Philip Schlesinger’s 2020 essay on ‘the post-public sphere’ has been re-published in Portuguese translation by the journal Mediapolis. It appears in a special issue celebrating the 60th anniversary of the original German publication of Jürgen Habermas’s famous book,
Thu, 02 Dec 2021 14:52:15 GMT
A bid to the AHRC and DCMS for 'Scoping Culture and Heritage Capital Research' https://www.ukri.org/news/research-captures-and-enhances-value-of-uk-culture-and-heritage/ on which Professor Gillian Doyle of CCPR is Advisor was successful.
Fri, 05 Nov 2021 13:08:45 GMT
Raymond Boyle presented (with Richard Haynes) research on Football, media, ownership and diversity: The European Super League, at the Virtual Seminar of the ECREA Temporary Working Group “Communication and Sport” November 5–6, 2021; hosted by Aarhus University.
Tue, 21 Sep 2021 15:50:16 BST
CCPR is delighted to announce that Assel Kamza, who was awarded her doctorate in June, has been appointed Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Law and Social Sciences at Suleyman Demirel University, Kazakhstan, where she will teach research methods and media theory. At CCPR Assel wrote her thesis on the Kazakh film industry and state policy.
Thu, 17 Jun 2021 11:20:49 BST
Prof Kate Oakley together with Prof Helleke van den Braber and Dr Yosha Wijngaarden from Radboud University will be collaborating on a project that explore the challenges and potential of co-operative work in pandemic times.
Thu, 17 Jun 2021 09:39:47 BST
Professor Gillian Doyle presented to a meeting of an Oireachtas Joint Committee on Tourism, Culture, Arts, Sport and Media along with fellow members of the Future of Media in Commission (FOMC) on June 16th.
Thu, 20 May 2021 09:22:26 BST
On Monday 17 May Mark Banks was an invited contributor to a roundtable discussion on 'The Humanities and the Economy' as part of a UCL-wide initiative - the UCL Enquiry on the Case for the Humanities - led by Professor Maurice Biriotti.
Thu, 13 May 2021 11:52:03 BST
Philip Schlesinger’s blog on the RSE Post-Covid-19 Futures Commission’s discussion of the pandemic and the media, along with his voice-over for the accompanying video illustrations, can be accessed here: https://www.rsecovidcommission.org.uk/the-pandemic-and-the-media/
New book on transformations in ownership in the TV production sector by Gillian Doyle and fellow CCPR authors published.
Mon, 10 May 2021 14:50:00 BST
Mon, 01 Mar 2021 14:08:00 GMT
Dr Melanie Selfe’s article ‘“Use the SONGS to sell your SHOW!”: Sam Goldwyn, the Eddie Cantor musicals and the development of product-centred marketability’ has been shortlisted for the BAFTSS 2021 Best Journal Article award (https://www.baftss.org/awards).
Fri, 26 Feb 2021 13:29:14 GMT
As part of her work as a Member of the Future of Media Commission in Ireland, Gillian Doyle chaired an international panel on February 25th on the role of policy-makers, public service media and the press in combating the growing challenge of manipulation, dis and misinformation on digital platforms.
Tue, 16 Feb 2021 15:12:17 GMT
Thu, 11 Feb 2021 17:18:00 GMT
Professor Doris Ruth Eikhof has been appointed to Creative Scotland's EDI Advisory Group, working to ensure equality of opportunity and to tackle under-representation in the arts, screen & creative industries.
Tue, 08 Dec 2020 09:27:05 GMT
Philip Schlesinger was the respondent in the online session on ‘Pandemic journalism: walking the tightrope between science and politics?’, which was part of the ‘Coronavirus, statistical chaos and the news’ joint symposium of Bournemouth University, Royal Statistical Society, and Association of British Science Writers, held on 4 December 2020. For those who want to follow the proceedings, the event will be posted online soon by the three bodies concerned.
Fri, 04 Dec 2020 10:13:50 GMT
Philip Schlesinger presented his analysis of ‘The future shape of platform regulation’ to Ofcom’s Advisory Committee for Scotland on 1 December. The talk drew on his current research in the AHRC-funded Creative Industries Policy and Evidence Centre’s programme of work. Committee members raised a wide range of questions.
Tue, 17 Nov 2020 15:29:55 GMT
To launch a new book edited by Xavier Ginesta et al called Sport, Globalisation and Identity, there will be a webinar on 24 November at 5pm. It will feature short presentations from some of the contributors, including Raymond Boyle. Details are at https://info.uvic.cat/sport-globalisation-and-identity/
Mon, 21 Sep 2020 10:09:12 BST
In path-breaking archival research into the history of independent cinema production and how it was marketed, Melanie Selfe has investigated how Samuel Goldwyn and his distributor United Artists aggressively used bespoke branded product-placement and associated promotions to sell their biggest films.
Thu, 10 Sep 2020 11:22:00 BST
‘Plastic arts and ECOaction through Education’ is the title of a new Masters Studentship recently funded by the Scottish Funding Council Global Challenges Research Fund, and awarded to Ugandan artist Reagan Kandole. Reagan has been working with plastic waste materials and participatory art practice in Kampala for the past ten years with his organisation ECOaction, and more recently with the Sustainable Futures in Africa Network.
Philip Schlesinger’s new chapter on ‘Scotland’s dual public sphere and the media’ is published in the Oxford Handbook of Scottish Politics.
Thu, 27 Aug 2020 11:23:46 BST
Mon, 17 Aug 2020 15:19:58 BST
Raymond Boyle took part in July in three online workshops hosted by UEFA and the Football Federations of Georgia, Iceland and Wales. The workshops formed part of the Certificate in Football Management (CFM) programme delivered by the University of Lausanne and UEFA.
Mon, 10 Aug 2020 15:54:14 BST
Call for Submissions In Touch | Online Exhibition Submission Deadline: 17:00, Thursday 1 October Exhibition Dates: 12 – 22 November 2020 The College of Arts at the University of Glasgow is seeking innovative creative work for an online exhibition and screening of audio-visual art to be hosted on its website from 12 – 22 November 2020.
Fri, 28 Feb 2020 13:32:06 GMT
Together with his CREATe colleagues Martin Kretschmer and Ula Furgal, CCPR’s Philip Schlesinger presented new research on the regulation of internet platforms at a half-day conference that also dealt with new research on intellectual property litigation.
Mon, 30 Sep 2019 11:45:25 BST
A creative industries policy workshop was held on 23 September at The Lighthouse in Glasgow. The workshop was set up to feed a range of views from Scotland into the creative industries research project at Queen Mary University London, which is comparing policy in the UK and Brazil. Twenty speakers contributed.
Mon, 13 May 2019 12:34:00 BST
The Dublin-Glasgow Creative Cities Summit took place at the British Embassy in Dublin on 10 May. Organised by UofG Pro-Vice-Principal Professor Murray Pittock, this meeting brought together leading officials, cultural sector professionals and academics to explore new collaborations between the two cities.
Mon, 29 Apr 2019 14:29:00 BST
During the UK’s Brexit negotiations in April 2019, Dr Inge Sørensen wrote an analysis of the political ramifications for the nations and regions for Politiken (the Danish equivalent of the Independent)
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 10:14:00 GMT
Raymond was invited to give a Public Lecture on the Talent Industry and Television at the University of Lund on Wednesday 13 March. He also spoke on a panel at the Media Mixing Conference held at the University on Thursday 14 March.
A three-year PhD is offered jointly within the Centre for Textile Conservation and Technical Art History, and The Hunterian at the University of Glasgow.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 10:39:00 GMT
The core theme of the PhD would be the “Scottish Decorative and Pictorial Painted Textiles in the Victorian and Edwardian Period”. The research would cover material such as upholstery, soft furnishings, hangings and floor coverings, and it would include work by C.R. Mackintosh and his circle as well as their lesser-known contemporaries.
Tue, 05 Feb 2019 16:29:00 GMT
The German Speaking Congregation in Glasgow are pleased to offer awards of £500 for students originating from German speaking countries. The scholarships will support those students in need of financial support at any stage of their degree programme.
Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Conservation Science Vacancy at the Centre for Textile Conservation and Technical Art History
Mon, 11 Feb 2019 15:48:00 GMT
The School of Culture and Creative Arts is looking for a Lecturer / Senior Lecturer to lead the University’s teaching in conservation science and to undertake and promote international research in the Centre for Textile Conservation and Technical Art History, working closely with colleagues in conservation science, conservation, technical art history and art history.
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 17:05:00 GMT
We are delighted to announce that the documentary film and research project Govan Young has won the 2019 Knowledge Exchange & Public Engagement Award for best collaboration in the field of Arts & Culture. The award was presented at the University of Glasgow’s Knowledge Exchange & Public Engagement annual conference on 5 February 2019.
Mon, 28 Jan 2019 10:18:00 GMT
Philip Schlesinger represented the Royal Society of Edinburgh at the international forum on ‘Democracy in a digital society’ held at the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities on 24 January 2019. Co-organised by the All European Academies and the Re-imagine Europa task force, this event indicated the deep unease presently assailing European Union institutions and key elites as they are confronted by unpredictable and deep-rooted political changes.
Fri, 25 Jan 2019 11:29:00 GMT
CCPR academics covered the waterfront at the Media Communications and Cultural Studies Association’s 2019 annual conference on 9-11 January 2019. The topic was ‘Continuity and change: media, communications and politics’ was held at the University of Stirling, with over 200 delegates attending from 19 different countries.
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 10:47:00 GMT
Raymond Boyle was invited to Screen Scotland to discuss his new book The Talent Industry. A briefing session with members of Screen Scotland regarding issues of talent development and the television industry took place on Monday 10 December at Creative Scotland in Edinburgh.
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 13:59:00 GMT
Professor Philip Schlesinger spoke about new intermediaries and platform regulation at the European University Institute’s executive training seminar on how cultural diplomacy is presently being reshaped in the digital age. The event was held on 28-30 November 2018 in Florence.
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 12:36:00 GMT
The first Glasgow Feminist Arts Festival (GFAF) will run from 16 - 18 November at the CCA: Centre for Contemporary Arts, with a programme that brings together local, national and international artists to celebrate women’s identity and creativity.
Wed, 07 Nov 2018 13:35:00 GMT
Raymond Boyle took part in a podcast to discuss his new book, The Talent Industry: Television, Cultural Intermediaries and New Digital Pathways (published in September) that looked at how the television industry, in the multi-platform age is identifying, nurturing and developing on and off screen talent.
Tue, 30 Oct 2018 12:41:00 GMT
A Chinese translated version of Gillian Doyle's book Understanding Media Economics (2nd Edition) has been published as part of a prestigious series of international works on media by Tsinghua University Press.
Thu, 11 Oct 2018 13:23:00 BST
Philip Schlesinger’s essay on Brazilian anthropologist and sociologist Renato Ortiz’s ‘Modern Brazilian Tradition’, thirty years on, has just been published and can be downloaded here: http://revistas.unisinos.br/index.php/ciencias_sociais/article/view/csu.2018.54.2.04/60746409
Mon, 01 Oct 2018 13:33:00 BST
Raymond Boyle was an invited speaker on the 5th edition of the Executive Masters in Sports Governance programme (MESGO) held in Paris last week which is supported by UEFA. He spoke on ‘Media, sport and issues of governance’ at the Paris Saint Germain (PSG) stadium on Thursday 27 September. More details at www.mesgo.org/
CCPR Director Gillian Doyle has been appointed to the Peer Review College of the UK Research and Innovation Future Leaders Fellowships programme.
Fri, 28 Sep 2018 15:45:00 BST
Fri, 04 Jun 2021 10:57:07 BST
With much of our time spent on online platforms, now increasingly influential in people’s daily lives, how they are regulated is becoming a vitally important issue. High-profile research conducted at CCPR and CREATe as part of the Arts & Humanities Research Council Creative Industries Policy and Evidence Centre (PEC) has analysed how eight government and parliamentary reports and inquiries over an 18-month period have highlighted and set the agenda for platform regulation.
Fri, 24 Sep 2021 14:22:00 BST
The UK Intellectual Property Office (IPO) has published two new research reports examining: Music Creators’ Earnings in the Digital Era and Buyout Contracts in the UK Audio-visual Commissioning Sector.