Dr Peter Merrington

  • Research Associate (Sociology)

Biography

Peter Merrington is a curator, teacher, creative producer and researcher with a particular interest in
digital media, sound, film and technology. He is currently a research associate on a major AHRC project
examining the diversity of non-mainstream film exhibition in English regions. As a curator, creative
producer and manager, he has over ten years of experience working with international art biennials
and film festivals including as the Assistant Director of AV Festival, a critically acclaimed biennial
festival of audio-visual art, technology, film and sound in Newcastle. He has extensive practical
teaching experience and has taught fine art, curating, film and digital media at the University of
Glasgow and Newcastle University.

Publications

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Number of items: 12.

2020

Wessels, B. et al. (2020) Smart Publics: Public Perceptions of Smart Street Furniture in London and Glasgow: Insights for Policy and Practice. Project Report. The University of Sydney and The University of Glasgow.

Hanchard, M. , Merrington, P. and Wessels, B. (2020) Being part of an audience: patterns of contemporary film audience experience. Participations: Journal of Audience and Reception Studies, (Accepted for Publication)

Merrington, P. , Hanchard, M. and Wessels, B. (2020) Inequalities in regional film exhibition: policy, place and audiences. Journal of British Cinema and Television, (In Press)

Hanchard, M. , Merrington, P. , Wessels, B. , Rogers, K., Pidd, M., Yates, S., Forrest, D., Higson, A., Townsend, N. and Smiths, R. (2020) Developing a computational ontology to understand the relational aspects of audience formation. Emerald Open Research, 1, 5. (doi: 10.35241/emeraldopenres.13465.1)

2019

Merrington, P. (2019) How Can Cinemas and Streaming Platforms Co-Exist? 21st Europa Cinemas Conference, Lisbon, Portugal, 21-24 Nov 2019.

Hanchard, M. , Merrington, P. , Wessels, B. and Yates, S. (2019) Exploring contemporary patterns of cultural consumption: offline and online film watching in the UK. Emerald Open Research, 1, 16. (doi: 10.35241/emeraldopenres.13196.1)

Hanchard, M. , Merrington, P. and Wessels, B. (2019) Beyond the Multiplex: Interim Findings Report - October 2019. Project Report. Beyond The Multiplex.

Forrest, D., Hanchard, M. , Higson, A., Merrington, P. , Pidd, M., Rogers, K., Smits, R., Townsend, N., Wessels, B. and Yates, S. (2019) Using a Computational Ontology and Mixed-Methods in Conceptualising Film Audiences. International Association of Media and Communications Research Conference (IAMCR 2019), Madrid, Spain, 7-11 July 2019.

Hanchard, M. and Merrington, P. (2019) Developing a Computational Ontology from Mixed-Methods Research: A Workflow and Its Challenges. In: Digital Humanities Congress 2018, Sheffield, UK, 6-8 Sep 2018,

Merrington, P. , Hanchard, M. , Wessels, B. , Pidd, M., Rogers, K., Forrest, D., Higson, A., Smits, R., Townsend, N. and Yates, S. (2019) Using mixed-methods, a data model and a computational ontology in film audience research. Cultural Trends, 28(2-3), pp. 118-131. (doi: 10.1080/09548963.2019.1617934)

2018

Hanchard, M. and Merrington, P. (2018) Using Data Ontology to Understand the Relational Dynamics of Film Audiences. Digital Humanities Congress 2018, Sheffield, UK, 6-8 Sep 2018.

2017

Merrington, P. (2017) Making space: alternative cultural economies in Newcastle. Engage, 40, pp. 84-91.

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Number of items: 12.

Articles

Hanchard, M. , Merrington, P. and Wessels, B. (2020) Being part of an audience: patterns of contemporary film audience experience. Participations: Journal of Audience and Reception Studies, (Accepted for Publication)

Merrington, P. , Hanchard, M. and Wessels, B. (2020) Inequalities in regional film exhibition: policy, place and audiences. Journal of British Cinema and Television, (In Press)

Hanchard, M. , Merrington, P. , Wessels, B. , Rogers, K., Pidd, M., Yates, S., Forrest, D., Higson, A., Townsend, N. and Smiths, R. (2020) Developing a computational ontology to understand the relational aspects of audience formation. Emerald Open Research, 1, 5. (doi: 10.35241/emeraldopenres.13465.1)

Hanchard, M. , Merrington, P. , Wessels, B. and Yates, S. (2019) Exploring contemporary patterns of cultural consumption: offline and online film watching in the UK. Emerald Open Research, 1, 16. (doi: 10.35241/emeraldopenres.13196.1)

Merrington, P. , Hanchard, M. , Wessels, B. , Pidd, M., Rogers, K., Forrest, D., Higson, A., Smits, R., Townsend, N. and Yates, S. (2019) Using mixed-methods, a data model and a computational ontology in film audience research. Cultural Trends, 28(2-3), pp. 118-131. (doi: 10.1080/09548963.2019.1617934)

Merrington, P. (2017) Making space: alternative cultural economies in Newcastle. Engage, 40, pp. 84-91.

Research Reports or Papers

Wessels, B. et al. (2020) Smart Publics: Public Perceptions of Smart Street Furniture in London and Glasgow: Insights for Policy and Practice. Project Report. The University of Sydney and The University of Glasgow.

Hanchard, M. , Merrington, P. and Wessels, B. (2019) Beyond the Multiplex: Interim Findings Report - October 2019. Project Report. Beyond The Multiplex.

Conference or Workshop Item

Merrington, P. (2019) How Can Cinemas and Streaming Platforms Co-Exist? 21st Europa Cinemas Conference, Lisbon, Portugal, 21-24 Nov 2019.

Forrest, D., Hanchard, M. , Higson, A., Merrington, P. , Pidd, M., Rogers, K., Smits, R., Townsend, N., Wessels, B. and Yates, S. (2019) Using a Computational Ontology and Mixed-Methods in Conceptualising Film Audiences. International Association of Media and Communications Research Conference (IAMCR 2019), Madrid, Spain, 7-11 July 2019.

Hanchard, M. and Merrington, P. (2018) Using Data Ontology to Understand the Relational Dynamics of Film Audiences. Digital Humanities Congress 2018, Sheffield, UK, 6-8 Sep 2018.

Conference Proceedings

Hanchard, M. and Merrington, P. (2019) Developing a Computational Ontology from Mixed-Methods Research: A Workflow and Its Challenges. In: Digital Humanities Congress 2018, Sheffield, UK, 6-8 Sep 2018,

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Research datasets

Jump to: 2020 | 2019
Number of items: 7.

2020

Hanchard, M. , Merrington, P. and Wessels, B. (2020) Beyond the Multiplex - Interim Findings Report - October 2019. [Data Collection]

Pidd, M. , Rogers, K. , Hanchard, M. , Merrington, P. , Forrest, D. , Higson, A. , Smits, R. , Townsend, N., Wessels, B. and Yates, S. (2020) Beyond the Multiplex: Ontology. [Data Collection]

Higson, A., Townsend, N., Smits, R., Merrington, P., Hanchard, M. , Forrest, D., Pidd, M., Wessels, B. and Yates, S. (2020) Beyond the Multiplex - Expert interview. [Data Collection]

Higson, A., Townsend, N., Smits, R., Merrington, P., Hanchard, M. , Forrest, D., Pidd, M., Wessels, B. and Yates, S. (2020) Beyond the Multiplex - Policy and Industry document analysis. [Data Collection]

2019

Forrest, D., Merrington, P., Hanchard, M. , Higson, A., Pidd, M., Townsend, N., Smits, R., Wessels, B. and Yates, S. (2019) Beyond the Multiplex - Film Elicitation. [Data Collection]

Wessels, B. , Merrington, P., Hanchard, M. , Higson, A., Forrest, D., Pidd, M., Smits, R., Townsend, N. and Yates, S. (2019) Beyond the Multiplex - Audience Member Interview. [Data Collection]

Yates, S., Hanchard, M. , Merrington, P., Higson, A., Forrest, D., Pidd, M., Smits, R., Townsend, N. and Wessels, B. (2019) Beyond the Multiplex - Three-wave Survey. [Data Collection]

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