Department of Informatics and Media

Communication, and material and discursive power dynamics

This thematic focal point consists of the following topics: Collective trauma and death, commemoration and nationalism, critical institutionalism, discourse theory, discursive legitimation, game design and business models/political economy of game design, game journalism, global communication, internet, media governance and governmentality, materiality, agency and discourse, media and conflict, media and crisis, media and violence, media framing, mediatization, preservation and exhibition of digital games, problematic gaming and game addiction, public diplomacy and soft power, public, civic and common media, representations of the enemy, sexual minority health rights and their mediated representations, silent/silenced discourses on health rights.

Content responsible: Nico Carpentier