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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.

Nordic Museum 2019

2019 Workshop at the Nordic Museum

The annual visit to The Nordic Museum with the Master's Programme in Fashion Studies was once again a great event.

India's capital New Delhi. Photo: SavvaPanf Photo © 2018 Mostphotos.

Researcher: No toilets for women in Indian public service broadcaster

Last year IAWRT, an international association for women working in the media sector, finalized a 4-year gender equality project that was conducted in India, Uganda, Tanzania, Kenya and South Africa. In a new handbook on gender equality in media, Greta Gober, Stockholm University, describes the IAWRT members' experiences of the project.

"Det europeiska kalifatet" (Gazeta Polska, 30 aug. 2017).

Professor: Right-wing populism wants to create moral panic

"First the right-wing populists find a problem, they inflate it, and finally they offer a solution. They want to create moral panic in society, and it is in their interest to sustain the problem," professor Michal Krzyzanowski, University of Liverpool/Örebro University, told the IMS website during his visit in Stockholm this week. 

CALL FOR PAPERS: Media Matter: Media-Archaeological Research and Artistic Practice

CALL FOR PAPERS: Media Matter: Media-Archaeological Research and Artistic Practice | Stockholm, 27-29 November 2019 | Keynote speakers: Prof. Wolfgang Ernst (Humboldt University) and Prof. Erkki Huhtamo (UCLA)

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

‘Crisis’ as a Populist Imaginary? Discursive Shifts in Media and Politics

On Wednesday 27th March Bonnier professor Michal Krzyzanowski gave a public lecture at JMK. In his talk he addressed the ‘Crisis’ as a Populist Imaginary?

Foto Ronald T Nordqvist

Sweden is ranked the fifth most popular study destination in Europe

Are you thinking about going to Sweden to Study? According to a new report Sweden is a good place to be a student in.

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.

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