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Call for papers

From 26 to 27 March 2018 the interdisciplinary conference Creative Bodies – Creative Minds will take place in Graz, Austria. Information on registration, accommodation, and updates on the programme will be available on the conference website: https://creative-bodies.uni-graz.at

Recent Talks

„The dark side of blogging: Digitale Metal-Realitäten“; HardWired. Arbeitsgespräche zur Heavy Metal-Forschung VI: So far, so good…so what? Approaching the Metal Realities. 3 – 5 May 2018, Siegen, Germany.

„When the Levee Breaks: Recommendations for Social Media Crisis Communication during Environmental Disasters”; 18 August 2017 (together with E. Goldgruber, J. Ausserhofer, R. Gutounig); NordMedia 2017 „Mediated Realities – Global Challenges”, 17 – 19 August 2017, Tampere, Finland.

„Social Media as a Crisis Communication Arena: Digging into new Communication Spaces“; 4 July 2017 (together with E. Goldgruber, J. Ausserhofer, R. Gutounig); 4th European Conference on Social Media, 3 – 4 July 2017, Vilnius, Lithuania.

„Blurring Boundaries: The Role of Social Media During the 2013 Central European Floods in Austria“;  30 June 2017 (together with E. Goldgruber, J. Ausserhofer, R. Gutounig); Conference on Communication and Environment, University of Leicester, Great Britain.

„Zwischen Produktivität und Überlastung: Digitale Mediennutzung und ihre Folgen für Arbeitnehmer_innen und Unternehmen“; May 23th, 2017 (together with R. Gutounig, S. Klinger, R. Rauter, S. Dennerlein); Denkwerkstätte Graz 2017 „Intensivierung und Verteilung der Arbeit“, FH JOANNEUM – University of Applied Sciences Graz, Austria.

Recent / Important Publications

Eva Goldgruber, Susanne Sackl-Sharif, Robert Gutounig & Julian Ausserhofer (2017). “Social Media as a crisis communication arena: Digging into new communication spaces”, in: Proceedings of the 4th European Conference on Social Media (ECSM) (ed. A. Skarzauskiene / N. Gudeliene), Academic Conferences and Publishing International Limited, pp. 115-123.

Susanne Sackl-Sharif (2015). Gender – Metal – Videoclips. Eine qualitative Rezeptionsstudie. Opladen/Berlin/Toronto: Budrich UniPress Ltd.

Diss Cover

Gerlinde Malli & Susanne Sackl-Sharif (2015). „Researching One’s Own Field. Interaction Dynamics and Methodological Challenges in the Context of Higher Education Research [47 paragraphs]”, in: Forum Qualitative Sozialforschung / Forum: Qualitative Social Research, 16(1), Art. 11, http://nbn-resolving.de/urn:nbn:de:0114-fqs1501111.