Social Media and the Death of Serendipity (or on experiencing the ‘pre-bump’ for the first time)

As I start to write this post I am sitting at a departure gate in Stockholm’s Arlanda airport waiting for the late night flight north to Umeå. I am on my way back from Moscow where, for the last few days, I have been taking part in a conference at the Higher School of Economics’ … More Social Media and the Death of Serendipity (or on experiencing the ‘pre-bump’ for the first time)

New Publication: Book Review in Media, Culture and Society

Another month, another book review. I find that these are a good way to keep your critical eye in  when working on a larger time consuming publication or  acclimatising to a new discipline and research project. In this case it seems the upturn in my reviewing activity is linked to my move to Umeå and … More New Publication: Book Review in Media, Culture and Society