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Department of Media Studies

The Department of Media Studies at Stockholm university offers courses and conduct research in journalism, media, communication, fashion and cinema studies.

Whoopi Goldberg at The 88th Oscars in Hollywood, Feb. 28, 2016 Photo: Aaron Poole / ©A.M.P.A.S.

Expert’s Oscars host solution: ‘Find a woman to host the show’

With less than 4 weeks left, it is still unclear whether the 91st Academy Awards will be aired with a host or not. The Oscar expert Dr. Elizabeth Castaldo Lundén has an idea for how to solve the Oscars' host problem.

Michal Krzyzanowski i JMK-salen. Foto: Svante Emanuelli © 5 december 2018

‘Crisis’ as a Populist Imaginary? | Public lecture

Welcome to a public lecture at JMK with Bonnier professor Michal Krzyzanowski on 27 March 2019, 15:00 - 17:00 in JMK-salen.

Michal Krzyzanowski Foto: Svante Emanuelli © 2018

Right-Wing Populism and the Normalization of Racism

Welcome to the JMK Higher Seminar with Bonnier professor Michal Krzyzanowski on April 4, 10:00-12:00 in Bangsalen. In his talk he will address Right-Wing Populism and the Normalization of Racism.

Professor Tom Gunning | Higher seminar

Welcome to a higher seminar in Cinema studies with Professor Tom Gunning, Department of Cinema and Media Studies, University of Chicago. To be updated. March 28, F-salen 14-16: Professor Tom Gunning (Department of Cinema and Media Studies, University of Chicago), tba

PhD Defence | Gert Jan Harkema

Welcome to a PhD Defence in Cinema Studies with Gert Jan Harkema. To be updated.

Spring 19

Semester start Spring 2019

Schedules, course texts and registration information for courses starting Spring 2019

Kärleksmanifestation vid Sergels torg den 9 april 2017. Foto: Maria Nilsson

Researcher sheds light on press images from terror attack

Media researcher Maria Nilsson, Stockholm University, will analyze the images published by the Swedish dailies after the terror attack in Stockholm on 7 April 2017.

Microphone in the lecture hall JMK-salen, Department of Media Studies Photo: Svante Emanuelli © 2018

The un-civil discourse has become ’the new normal’

Un-civility has moved ”from the fringe” and ”into the mainstream of the public sphere”, Bonnier professor Michal Krzyzanowski, said during a panel at JMK last Wednesday.

Meet our researchers