New Book Published: THE TALENT INDUSTRY: Television, Cultural Intermediaries and new Digital Pathways
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 13:07:00 BST
A new book by Raymond Boyle exploring how the digital multiplatform delivery of television is affecting the role performed by cultural intermediaries responsible for talent identification and development has been published.
Thu, 05 Jul 2018 14:43:00 BST
Philip Schlesinger, Professor in Cultural Policy, has been made the first-ever foreign Honorary Member (Socio de Honor) of the Spanish Association for Communication Research (Asociación Española de Investigación de la Comunicación).
Mon, 14 May 2018 11:44:00 BST
Philip Schlesinger’s chapter ‘Whither the creative economy? Reflections on the European case’ kicks off The Research Handbook on Intellectual Property and the Creative Industries, edited by two distinguished IP lawyers, Professors Abbe Brown (Aberdeen) and Charlotte Waelde (Coventry).
Fri, 11 May 2018 15:01:00 BST
CCPR Director Gillian Doyle gave an invited presentation on ‘Television and the Rise of the Data Economy: Analytics, Power and the Public Interest’ at World Media Economics and Management Conference held in Cape Town, South Africa. The conference, which examined a range of questions surrounding the effects on media of the rise of global technology giants, was held on 6-9 April.
Wed, 20 Dec 2017 11:12:00 GMT
Philip Schlesinger’s brief reflections on the work of the Colombian cultural analyst Jesús Martín-Barbero have just been published in a new e-book celebrating 30 years since first publication of From the Media to the Mediations.
Wed, 19 Jul 2017 16:28:00 BST
Raymond Boyle gave an invited keynote talk on ‘Sporting Politics: Sport, Identity and Constitutional Crisis’ at the international conference on Regionalism, Nationalism and Contemporary International Sport held at the University of Vic, just north of Barcelona on 30 June.
Wed, 14 Jun 2017 11:46:00 BST
The role of commercial media in contemporary European democratic societies was under discussion at the international conference on Private Television in Europe organized by Vrije Universiteit Brussel, SMIT/imec and the Association of Commercial Television in Europe (ACT) in Brussels in June 2017 at which Gillian Doyle gave an invited presentation on ‘Ownership, Data, Power and Content'.
Tue, 23 May 2017 10:20:00 BST
Philip Schlesinger opened the first session at the High Level Policy Workshop on ‘EU international cultural relations: a strategic approach’, held in Florence at the European University Institute’s Global Governance Programme on 18-19 May.
Tue, 16 May 2017 16:05:00 BST
Gillian Doyle was a speaker in the opening plenary session on Industry Transformation and also gave a paper on ‘Value Creation and Sustainability in the Television Production Sector' at the European Media Management Association (EMMA) conference organised by Ghent University and Vrije Universities Brussel and held in Ghent on May 10-13, 2017.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 14:57:00 BST
CREATe Deputy Director Philip Schlesinger gave the opening keynote lecture on ‘Why does cultural expertise matter?’ at the international conference on ‘La prescription culturelle en question/Investigating cultural expertise’, held at the Maison des Sciences de l’Homme de Dijon.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 11:49:00 BST
Congratulations to Dr Helen Huang who, following her Viva in March 2017, has been unconditionally awarded a PhD for her thesis 'Digital Transition in the Chinese Newspaper Industry' from the Centre for Cultural Policy Research. Her supervisors were Professor Gillian Doyle and Dr Melanie Selfe.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:52:00 BST
Gillian Doyle spoke on Regulatory Challenges surrounding Online Business Models at a Workshop on 'Competition, Regulation and Freedom of Expression in Digital Markets' which took place at the EU-funded Centre for Media Pluralism and Media Freedom (CMPF) in Florence
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 08:48:00 GMT
In an astonishing coincidence, Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon’s speech announcing moves towards a second independence referendum coincided precisely with an RSE-funded workshop organised by CCPR on the national press, civil society and constitutional identity in Scotland.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 13:23:00 GMT
Philip Schlesinger, Professor in Cultural Policy, has been awarded a Robert Schuman Fellowship at the European University Institute in Florence. An award for distinguished scholars made by invitation only, this will run from March to June 2018.