The following overview contains texts published in "2012" on larsnyre.no.

Locative journalism: Designing a location- dependent news medium for smartphones

This text was published in in . The topic is and the genre .

Authors: Lars Nyre, Solveig Bjørnestad and Bjørnar Tessem (University of Bergen, Norway) Kjetil Vaage Øie (Volda University College, Norway) This article provides an account of the tensions between locative context-awareness and the act of writing journalistic copy for a mobile application. Based on the field trials of the interdisciplinary LocaNews project, the article discusses locative […]

Nico Carpentier: Media and Participation: A Site of Ideological-Democratic Struggle

This text was published in in . The topic is and the genre .

This is a theoretical monograph about ordinary people’s participation in the media. Carpentier is concerned with the different levels of participation from ordinary people in political decision-making, and the hegemonic role of mass media in this power relationship. He is deeply inspired by the post-structuralist discourse analysis of Ernesto Laclau and Chantal Mouffe, and especially […]

For and against Participation: A Hermeneutical Approach to Participation in the Media

This text was published in in . The topic is , and the genre .

Authors: Lars Nyre and Brian O’Neill: Media use is a social activity, and nowhere is it more social than during participatory acts where the user is personally engaged in the public sphere and can lose face or have success in the eyes of others. This chapter deals with ordinary people’s reasons for and against participating […]