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New publication: Special Issue on Kurdish Media and Culture

Kevin Smets has co-edited (with Ali Fuat Sengul) a special issue of the Middle East Journal of Culture and Communication. The issue is titled “Kurdish media and culture in a shifting Middle East” and it explores the shifting role of Kurds in the global mediasphere, as well as the developing Kurdish media culture in the…

That’s My Art: A Case Study on Children’s Views of Cultural Policy

Vanhaeght, A.-S. and Bauwens, J. (2016), That's My Art: A Case Study on Children's Views of Cultural Policy. Child Soc, 30: 478–487. doi:10.1111/chso.12156 Abstract How do children experience a participatory TV cultural policy project and, related to that, which views do they share on cultural policy matters? These questions guided a case study on a…

Aesthetic proximity: The role of stylistic programme elements in format localisation

VAN KEULEN, J.. Aesthetic Proximity: the Role of Stylistic Programme Elements in Format Localisation. VIEW JOURNAL OF EUROPEAN TELEVISION HISTORY AND CULTURE, North America, 5, aug. 2016. Available at: <http://journal.euscreen.eu/index.php/view/article/view/JETHC105/228>. Abstract Implications of the transnationalisation of television are often studied by focusing on the localisation of the content of formatted programmes. Although television is essentially…