Global media engagement
This project assesses the role of amplifier platforms like The Conversation Canada in facilitating new modes of public intellectual engagement in digital and social media. They are conducting continuous, quantitative monitoring of The Conversation Canada content, assessing impact and global dissemination by using large-scale metrics to initiate a series of in-depth, qualitative forensic analyses focused on specifically selected case studies.
This work will facilitate valuable cross-national comparisons of the quality and impact of The Conversation Canada content globally.
Michelle Riedlinger PhDProfessor
Chief Investigator in the Digital Media Research Centre, Queensland University of Technology
Silvia X Montaña-Niño PhDResearcher
Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the ARC Centre of Excellence for Automated Decision-Making and Society
Jean Burgess PhDProfessor
Director, Digital Media Research Centre (DMRC), Queensland University of Technology
Katharina Esau PhDResearcher
Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Digital Media Research Centre at Queensland University of Technology
Axel Bruns PhDProfessor
Digital Media Research Centre (DMRC), Queensland University of Technology
The Global Journalism Innovation Lab researchers are prepping for constructive knowledge exchange at the 2023…
Academic explanatory journalism and emerging COVID-19 science: how social media accounts amplify The Conversation’s preprint coverage
- Digital methods in Africa and beyond: A view from down under￼Burgess, J. & Bruns, A. (2020). Digital methods in Africa and beyond: A view from down under. African Journalism Studies.
- Digital journalism as symptom, response, and agent of change in the platformed media environment￼Burgess, J. & Hurcombe, E. (2019). Digital journalism as symptom, response, and agent of change in the platformed media environment, Digital Journalism