I have a contract for a new book with Sage Publications, titled Exploring Media Research. This new volume explores the impact of mediatization on the practice of media research. It is due for completion in 2015.
Discussing the Virginia Shootings on ABC’s “The World”.
Recent piece on the Virginia Shootings
https://theconversation.com/virginia-tv-shootings-murder-as-a-media-event-46728 A piece on developments in journalism, in relation to the Virginia tragedy.
The Politics of News Photographs.
Here’s an article I wrote for The Conversation on the possible political consequences of the immediate media … Continue reading The Politics of News Photographs.
Youth and Media, Sage Publications
My new book, Youth and Media, is now available from Sage. Click the link below for more … Continue reading Youth and Media, Sage Publications
On the protests after the death of Margaret Thatcher.
Here’s something I wrote about the Ding Dong the Witch is Dead! controversy that followed the … Continue reading On the protests after the death of Margaret Thatcher.
Football and Homophobia.
Fascinating new research has come out about UK soccer fans’ attitude to gay football players. … Continue reading Football and Homophobia.
Football, fascism, racism.
Please click below for a piece I did on new research on football and racism. … Continue reading Football, fascism, racism.
Sample Chapter from new book, “Youth and Media”
Read a sample chapter from my new book, Youth and Media, here: http://www.uk.sagepub.com/books/Book233371/toc#tabview=samples
On video game violence.
Here’s an article on video game violence. What I’m trying t do, here, is explain … Continue reading On video game violence.
On James Bond and media violence.
Click below for a piece I did for the Sydney Morning Herald on Skyfall and the … Continue reading On James Bond and media violence.
Sandy Hook and research on media violence
Click below for a news opinion piece on how media research informs current controversies about … Continue reading Sandy Hook and research on media violence
On the 2DayFM controversy
Here’s a piece I wrote for The Conversation on the furore surrounding 2DayFM. Click the … Continue reading On the 2DayFM controversy