How social media change the journalistic sphere: cross-cultural perspectives on the circulation of digital posts on news media websites
Organised with the Maison Francaise d’Oxford, Digital Scholarship @Oxford, and International Seminar on Social Media Discourse Analysis (ISSMDA)

Join us for three talks discussing the effect of social media on the journalistic sphere.

Erin McInerney (Université de Strasbourg / University of Glasgow)
“Making old news newsworthy: The Instagram ‘French girl’ and the perpetual reconstruction of French femininity in news media”

André Gouws (School of Journalism, Stellenbosch University)
“The creation of a new type of public sphere by journalistic boundary workers”

Manel Salem (Université Sorbonne Paris Nord)

“Breaking Barriers and Building Synergy: How Social Media Changed the Game for Traditional News Media in the Arab World during and after the Arab Revolution”
Date: 27 October 2023, 13:00 (Friday, 3rd week, Michaelmas 2023)
Venue: Venue to be announced
Speakers: Speaker to be announced
Hosts: Digital Scholarship @Oxford (University of Oxford), Maison Française d'Oxford
Part of: Channels of Digital Scholarship
Booking required?: Not required
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Cost: Free
Audience: Members of the University only
Editor: Katharine Dickinson