Research events

Upcoming

Time and place: Nov. 23, 2018 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Litteraturhuset

This symposium brings together prolific voices from the fields of psychosocial and psychoanalytic studies, offering in-depth analyses of digital media culture. Presentations range from inquiries into fragmented attention to deep play and video-games, from fantasies of masculinity in the ‘Incel’ movement to the psychical dimensions of public argument and the libidinal economy of corporate online platforms.

Time and place: Jan. 18, 2019 10:00 AM - Jan. 19, 2019 4:00 PM, Institutt for medier og kommunikasjon

The Centre for Research on Media Innovations at the University of Oslo invites researchers to submit articles related to the area of Media Innovation and Social Change. Submissions will be peer reviewed and considered for publication in a special issue on this topic in the open-access Journal of Media Innovation. 

Authors of accepted papers will be invited to participate in a workshop, as part of the publication process. The workshop will focus on a collaborative review of accepted papers with the intention of developing them for publication in the special issue. 

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Time and place: Oct. 17, 2018 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM, room 410, IMK, forskningsparken

This seminar aims at offering knowledge about how to publish in scientific journals with data from one (small) country.

 

Time and place: Sep. 28, 2018 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM, CAS

Media and Time. Historical and Media-Aesthetic Perspectives. Seminar with presentations and discussion between the Media Aesthetics and In Sync research groups.

Time: Sep. 21, 2018 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Time and place: Sep. 18, 2018 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Room 410, IMK

The purpose of this seminar is to introduce the new team coordinating the PhD program at the Department, Timotheus Vermeulen and Maria Tårland, as well as new PhD candidates.

The programme is available here.

Time and place: Aug. 31, 2018 10:15 AM - 3:00 PM, Forum, Forskningsparken

Florence Namasinga defends her doctoral dissertation for the degree of PhD:

Sourcing in Converged Media Spheres: A study of how print journalists in Uganda use social media in routine news coverage

Time and place: Aug. 24, 2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM, Nasjonalbiblioteket

In this event, Patrick Jagoda (University of Chicago) will visit the National Library to talk about the history, use and relevance of gaming.

Time and place: Aug. 17, 2018 10:15 AM - 3:00 PM, Forum, Forskningsparken

Samiksha Koirala defends her doctoral dissertation for the degree of PhD:

Gender Representations in the Nepali Press during Pre-Conflict, Conflict and Post-Conflict Periods : Examining gender coverage in Nepali newspapers of 1994-2014

Time and place: June 12, 2018 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM, Forskningsparken, IMK, 410

The midway seminar of Elisabeth Brun.

Time and place: Feb. 8, 2018 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Kverneland

This day of debate is about the personal stories that seldom get told: what it means to be involuntarily childless in a society that tends to revolve around children and what happens when becoming a parent is not what one had expected.

This event aims to contribute new voices, arguments and angles of approach to the Norwegian public debate on fertility, family and parenthood.

Book cover of the book "Existential Terrains"
Time and place: Dec. 7, 2017 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM, Department of Media and Communication

What does it mean to be human in the digital age? The question of being human is for networked populations today highly entangled with digital media. The digitalisation of everyday life and our entire lifeworld raises a number of existential issues that relate both to what is mundane and to what is extraordinary. 

Time and place: Dec. 1, 2017 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Room 205, IMK Forskningsparken II, Gaustadalléen 21, 0349 Oslo

The Centre for Research on Media Innovations at the Department of Media and Communications, University of Oslo invites researchers interested in Digital Research Ethics to a seminar and roundtable discussion on 1 December 2017.  We will present and discuss contemporary ethical dilemmas that relate to digital research.

Time and place: Nov. 23, 2017 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM, Auditorim 207, IMK

Topic: How do different screens afford and limit ways of story-telling within the context of the discipline of media aesthetics?

Time and place: Nov. 23, 2017 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM, Auditorim 207, IMK

Topic: How do different screens afford and limit ways of story-telling within the context of the discipline of media aesthetics?

Time and place: Nov. 23, 2017 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM, Auditorim 207, IMK

Topic: How do different screens afford and limit ways of story-telling within the context of the discipline of media aesthetics?

Time and place: Oct. 16, 2017 9:00 AM - Oct. 17, 2017 5:00 PM, Tallinn University, Estonia
The sixth annual International Symposium on Media Innovations
16-17 October 2017 - Tallinn University, Estonia
Illustration of various ethical guidelines and literature
Time and place: Oct. 12, 2017 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM, Room 418, Department of Media and Communication, University of Oslo

The Centre for Research on Media Innovations (CRMI) invites you all to participate in a workshop on Digital Research Ethics.  The workshop is part of a collaboration between researchers at CRMI, IMK, the Association of Internet Researchers (AoIR) and Aline Shakti Franzke. The aim is to support researchers in ethical decision-making processes.  

Excerpt of the cover of the book "Digital Humanities"
Time and place: Sep. 14, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM, The House of Literature, Oslo
Photo of the cover of the book "Digital Music Distribution"
Time and place: Sep. 14, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM, The House of Literature, Oslo

Hendrik Spilker will launch his new book "Digital Music Distribution: The Sociology of Online Music Streams" September 14 in Oslo. The event will be in Norwegian. 

Illustrating photo of online TV
Time and place: Sep. 14, 2017 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM, The House of Literature

The Stream research project will host a breakfast seminar September 14 at the House of Literature in Oslo. The seminar will be in Norwegian. 

CRMI logo
Time and place: June 13, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Institutt for medier og kommunikasjon, UiO, rom 418

Ordinær generalforsamlig i Centre for Research on Media Innovations avholdes i år 13. juni på Institutt for medier og kommunikasjon, UiO.

Time and place: June 13, 2017 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Department of Media and Communication, University of Oslo, room 418

Before the annual general meeting in CRMI, there will be a seminar with IMK's Professor II, Lucy Küng. The seminar is open to everyone.

Time and place: Apr. 21, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM, Room 418
Portrait of Nancy Baym
Time and place: Mar. 22, 2017 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM, IMK, Rom 410, Forskningsparken

Nancy Baym, Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research New England, is visiting Oslo next week. She will hold a guest lecture based on her new (in-press) book Relating to Audiences. Musicians, Media and the New Call to Intimacy.