media

The impact of Facebook on the public sphere (salon d'holbach)

Facebook and the end of the public sphere

Article
Ico Maly
27/09/2018
13 minutes to read

Zuckerberg’s New Year resolutions to 'fix Facebook'  are bad news for anyone who cares about the diversity in the field of media and democracy in general.

Farage, meme, british identity, british flag, nationalism, anti-Enlightenment

Nigel Farage's British Identity

Article
I. Duque Femenía
04/12/2018
13 minutes to read

What do bell bottoms and nationalism have in common? The are both outdated…and apparently back in style. Nigel Farage uses British Identity in ways reminiscent of past decades, from introspective foreign policy to who counts as a national. Groovy?

The many faces of Hillary Clinton

Paper
Mark Dierick
18/05/2018
29 minutes to read

This analysis focuses on the many faces Hillary Clinton showed the general public during her run for Presidency in the United States of America. It argues that it might have been this "two-faced" reputation that could have cost her the job.

Air Force One

Groot nieuws: een vliegtuig landt!

Column
Jan Blommaert
27/05/2017
5 minutes to read

Breaking News formats gaan om de schepping, de vervaardiging, van Groot Nieuws. Ook al wordt het publiek nauwelijks geïnformeerd.

Joan Rivers at the 25th Anniversary party of Michael Musto

Joan Rivers: "Ik slaap wel als ik dood ben"

Article
Inge Beekmans
25/09/2017
7 minutes to read

Joan Rivers overleed op 4 september 2014 aan complicaties die ze opliep tijdens een keeloperatie. Mediabedrijven herschreven haar dood tot een fascinerend verhaal over moord, verraad en de geheime agenda van de Amerikaanse overheid.