Robert W. McChesney visits Stockholm University

Robert W. McChesney will be the key note speaker when the Nordic Research Network in Journalism Studies arranges its seventh seminar at the Department of Media Studies/JMK May 29-30 2013. McChesney, who is Gutskell Endowed Professor in the Department of Communication, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA, has written numerous books about the political economy of media and communication. His latest book is “Digital Disconnect. How Capitalism is turning the Internet Against Democracy”. The title of his speech is “Journalism is dead. Long live journalism?” McChesney’s key note, as well as panel debates about the future of foreign correspondents and how journalism in the future can be founded, is open for the public.

Read the programme here: Programme Stockholm 2013

Funded by NordForsk


Project leadership

Project leader:
Professor Sigurd Allern

The Nordic Research Network in Journalism Studies is funded by NordForsk and managed by The Department of Journalism, Media and Communication, Stockholm University.