Civic Cultures: Lund University, March 31
March 30, 2011 Leave a comment
Civic Cultures Conference in Lund tomorrow where I will be speaking…should be good.
9.00am Registration and Coffee
9.15am Introduction and Welcome
Professor Annette Hill (KOM)
9.30am Keynote Panel
Politics and Popular Culture
Liesbet Van Zoonen, Professor Loughborough University, UK, and
Maria Bakardjieva, Professor Faculty of Communication and Culture, University of Calgary, Canada, Visiting Professor at Södertörn Hogskola, Sweden
10.30am Pre-consituted Panel
Panel 1: New Media and Politics: Knowledge, Values and Practices
This panel theorizes, analyzes and illustrates cultural aspects of ‘the civic.’ It uses case studies of new media in rural areas, young people, social inclusion and exclusion and citizenship, and alternative political action within new media environments.
Bart Cammaerts, Senior Lecturer, Department of Media and Communications, London School of Economics and Political Science, United Kingdom
Stina Bengtsson, Senior Lecturer, Södertörn Hogskola, Sweden
Mats Ekström, Associate Professor Media and Communication Studies, Örebro University, Sweden
Fredrik Miegel, Assistant Professor Department of Communication and Media, Lund University, Sweden and Tobias Olsson, Professor School of Education and Communication, Jönköping University, Sweden
1.00pm Open Parallel Panels
Selected presentations from open call for papers in parallel panels
3.30pm Pre-Constituted Panel
Panel 2: Participation and the Media: Trust, Identities and Practices
Audience participation in media, culture and society is a vital part of political life. This panel explores people’s practices and identities surrounding what it means to participate in social and political experiences.
Göran Bolin, Professor, Södertörn Hogskola, Sweden
Nico Carpentier, Assistant Professor, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
Christian Christensen, Professor, Uppsala University, Sweden
Sofia Johansson, Lecturer, Södertörn Hogskola, Sweden
Annette Hill, Professor, KOM, Lund University Sweden
5pm Keynote Panel
Politics and the Media, Professor Stephen Coleman and Professor John Corner, Leeds University, UK.
6pm Closing Address
Media and Political Engagement: Citizens, Communication and Democracy, Emeritus Professor Peter Dahlgren, Lund University, Sweden
6.45pm Reception and Conference Dinner