Researchers team up with the city’s music sector to launch ‘Towards a Just and Green Music City’ initiative
Wed, 06 Dec 2023 09:00:00 GMT
Researchers at UofG together with arts and sustainability charity Creative Carbon Scotland have launched a new initiative that aims to unite Glasgow’s UNESCO City of Music identity with the city’s ambition to become net zero by 2030.
Fri, 17 Nov 2023 11:15:00 GMT
On 15 November, the second event in the CCPR/CREATe ‘Reflections on Culture’ series was held in the ARC. Dr Mark O’Neill’s wide-ranging lecture began with an absorbing photographic account of the little-known history of Glasgow’s museums.
Fri, 17 Nov 2023 11:14:00 GMT
AI regulation was discussed by a panel chaired and introduced by CCPR’s Professor Philip Schlesinger. He opened with reflections on the geopolitical and national security aspects of current regulatory developments.
Wed, 25 Oct 2023 08:12:00 BST
On 4 October, our new ‘Reflections on Culture’ series was initiated by Dr Bridget McConnell, former CEO of Glasgow Life, the arm’s length agency that runs culture, leisure, and sports services for the City of Glasgow.
Tue, 23 May 2023 15:49:00 BST
Professor Gillian Doyle gave the opening keynote on 'Consolidation in the Transnational TV Production Sector' at the 10th IFIG (Digital Capital and Communication) Symposium at Uskudar University in Istanbul in May 2023.
Wed, 05 Apr 2023 10:52:36 BST
Professor Philip Schlesinger, who is leading the Glasgow end of a current Partnership Collaboration with the University of Sydney, organised an invitation-only symposium in the ARC on 29-30 March on ‘Policy Futures for the Digital Creative Economy’.
Wed, 08 Feb 2023 09:00:00 GMT
Tue, 31 Jan 2023 13:05:19 GMT
A new Policy Briefing by Policy and Evidence in the Creative Industries (PEC) Co-investigator Professor Gillian Doyle discusses the crucial role of independent TV production firms, challenges of retaining ownerships of rights and the role of public service broadcasters in growth of the sector.
Wed, 25 Jan 2023 15:18:49 GMT
Philip Schlesinger presented an invited paper on ‘The neo-regulation of internet platforms? The British model considered’, in the session on ‘Internet regulation: issues and challenges’, at The Oxford Internet Policy & Politics Conference 2023 on 21 January 2023.
Wed, 11 Jan 2023 14:30:30 GMT
The ESRC has awarded a grant of £473,133 to the University of Glasgow for a three-year study on 'PSM and the Digital Challenge: Purpose, Value and Funding' to be led by Professor Gillian Doyle (PI) and Raymond Boyle (CoI) in the Centre for Cultural Policy Research (CCPR).
Tue, 08 Nov 2022 14:25:00 GMT
A new study, for which Professor Gillian Doyle was on the Advisory Group, that scopes how the value of arts, culture and heritage can be articulated and measured has been published on the UK Government’s Culture and Heritage Capital (CHC) portal.
Fri, 30 Sep 2022 06:00:00 BST
With the backdrop of the constitutional question and amid continuing transformation in the media industries, the challenges and opportunities of how news and journalism relate to Scotland’s democracy are discussed in a new report based on key stakeholders’ candid views.
Tue, 27 Sep 2022 14:52:24 BST
Dr Inge Sørensen and CoI Dr Mark Wong, School of Social and Political Sciences, have launched the RSE funded Sustainable Screens Scotland network which will connect the Scottish film and television production industry, screen sector stakeholders, and academics across disciplines to promote the screen industry’s transition towards net-zero.
Tue, 12 Jul 2022 14:38:21 BST
The publication of the Report of the Future of Media Commission in Ireland, of which Professor Gilian Doyle of CCPR is a member, has been welcomed by the Taoiseach, Tánaiste and Minister for Media who have announced a major government initiative to support Ireland’s media sector.
Fri, 24 Jun 2022 15:57:00 BST
An interdisciplinary group of scientists, artists, and archaeologists led by Dr Nicki Whitehouse (Archaeology, UoG) and Prof Clare Willsdon (History of Art, UoG) has come together to share common perspectives around the scientific and cultural value of wetlands and peatlands.
Fri, 13 May 2022 09:03:00 BST
The Music subject area (with contributions from Information Studies and the School of Critical Studies) is delighted with its excellent result in the REF2021 Research Assessment; 95% of its overall research activity has been recognised as ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’.
Thu, 12 May 2022 15:38:00 BST
Thu, 12 May 2022 14:31:32 BST
The Centre for Cultural Policy Research, Film and Television Studies, and Theatre Studies, have performed exceptionally well in the REF2021 research assessment with 95% of the Unit’s research recognised as ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’.
Tue, 08 Mar 2022 15:24:02 GMT
Dr Inge Sorensen and Dr Caitriona Noonan article “Production, policy and power: the screen industry’s response to the environmental crisis” is now published in Volume 44, Issue 1 of Media, Culture & Society and is available at https://doi.org/10.1177/01634437211065697
Fri, 21 Jan 2022 12:00:15 GMT
Philip Schlesinger’s 2020 essay on ‘the post-public sphere’ has been re-published in Portuguese translation by the journal Mediapolis. It appears in a special issue celebrating the 60th anniversary of the original German publication of Jürgen Habermas’s famous book,