International workshop by ECREA TWG Mediatization
University of Copenhagen, Denmark
March 15 and 16, 2013

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Friday, March 15

9-10: arrival, registration, coffee/tea

10:00: Introduction

10,10 am – 12:30 pm: Mediatization, new media and institutional transformations

Stig Hjarvard: Mediatization and new media – structuring resources for agency

Ulrike Klinger and Jakob Svensson: Network media logic – A theoretical challenge in mediatization studies


Lars Lundsten: Towards a Taxonomy of ‘Fuzzy’ Media Institutions: Some Ontological Remarks to Mediatization Theory

12:30 – 13:15 pm: Lunch

13:15 – 14:35 Transformation of practices: individualization and play

Sonia Livingstone: Questioning the relation between mediatization and individualization: lessons from a teenage classroom

Stine Liv Johansen: The mediatization of play – the iPad as toy

14:35 – 14:55: Coffee/tea

14:55 – 16:15: Foundations of mediatization: ‘footing’ and materiality

Peter Lunt: The mediatization of communication frameworks

Tilo Grenz: Reflections on strategic mediatization

16:15-16:30: Short break

16:30 – 17:45: Media, modernity and social transformation

Mikkel Fugl Eskjær and Rasmus Helles: Mediatization – A media specific process of modernization

Göran Bolin: Mediatization: Beyond the institutional and the technological



Saturday, March 16

9:15 – 11:45: Mediatization, politics and conflicts

Leonardo Custodio: Mediatization for multi-dimensional approaches to online activism of urban poor youth: examples from favelas of Rio de Janeiro

Caja Thimm: Communicative Strategies in the Mediatization of Politics – Digital Storytelling on Twitter


Mette Mortensen: Mediatized Conflict and Eyewitness Images

11:45 – 12:30: Lunch

12:30 – 13:50: Digital media and mediatization

Niels Ole Finnemann: Digitization and mediatization

Steffen Lepa: A Critical Realist Approach to Mediatization Research

13:50 – 14:10: Coffee/tea

14:10 – 15:30: Changing frameworks of social interaction: Religion and everyday life

Knut Lundby: Transformations in religion across media

Mark Deuze: Mediatization of Everyday Life

15:30 – 15:40: Short break

15:40 – 16:30: Panel with short reflections on the two days

Andreas Hepp, Nick Couldry and Stig Hjarvard + plenary discussion.

16:30: Departure