Participants

Richard Stupart London School of Economics and Political Science Bearing Witness. The sociology of conflict reporting
Ori Tenenboim University of Texas at Austin News Engagement Logics: Examining Practices of Media Outlets and Their Audiences on Social Networking Sites
Didde Elnif University of Southern Denmark Conducting a public sphere on newspaper Facebook pages
Andreas Riedl Austrian Academy of Sciences & LMU Munich What Drives the Democratic Quality of Journalistic News Coverage?
Jane (Yeahin) Pyo University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Can Trolls be Democratic?: Incivility in News Comment Section as a Power Struggle for Political Visibility
Tali Aharoni The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Avoiding the News: Avoidance Practices and Disconnectivity Discourse in the Media Consumption of Israeli Young Adults
Linda van den Heijkant University of Amsterdam Different media logics: Examining how traditional and social media frame the retirement age issue
Chun Yang City University of Hong Kong Legal Justice vs. Populist Justice. An analytical typology of constructing social justice in China
Lydia Cheng Rui Jun Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Magazine Gatekeeping in the Digital Age
Shijin ZHAO University of Auckland Consolidating, Negotiating or Undermining Legitimacy- Coverage of Xi Jinping’s Anti-Corruption Campaign in Mainland Chinese, Hong Kong and Taiwan Media Outlets
Tiantian Diao University of Hong Kong Negotiating the Market and the State: Liberal Chinese Newspapers’ Production of Japan’s Image
Soo Young Shin Michigan State University Addressing the News Media Image in an Age of Skepticism
Bernadette Uth University of Münster Building trust in journalism – how newsrooms attempt to preserve and increase trust in a digital age
Don Bosco Onyalla Daystar University Toward a Conceptualization of Journalism Practice in Kenya: an Application of Media Diversity Frameworks and Journalism Models to National Newspapers
Lisa Merete Kristensen University of Southern Denmark News Values in a Digital Age
Kai XU Wayne State University Moral Foundation Theory: Political Persuasion and Right-Wing Populism
Zhao Peng Michigan State University “How I post, how you comment”: An Exploration of Social Media Communication Norms
Susan Mwangi St. Paul’s University The Use of ICT’s in Promoting Citizen Access and Participation in Indigenous Language Community Media in Kenya