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Lifetime achievement award to Prof. Gadi Wolfsfeld

September 6, 2017

In a ceremony during the Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association (this year in San Francisco), Prof. Gadi Wolfsfeld was awarded the Murray Edelman Lifetime Distinguished Career Award. It is given once every two years by the political communication division of the American Political Science Association.

 

Nicholas John’s book, The Age of Sharing, wins the Nancy Baym Book Award from the Association of Internet Researchers

June 7, 2017

Nicholas John’s book, The Age of Sharing, has won the Nancy Baym Book Award from the Association of Internet Researchers. From the Association of Internet Researchers website: "The Nancy Baym Annual Book Award seeks to recognize the best work in the field of Internet Studies. In doing so, the award helps to highlight the breadth of work that is done relating to the social and cultural dimensions of networked media”.

Dr. Tobias Ebbrecht-Hartmann recieved an honorable mention at the annual meeting of the German Society

October 17, 2016

Dr. Tobias Ebbrecht-Hartmann recieved an honorable mention at the annual meeting of the German Society for Media Studies for his article “Echoes from the Archive: Retrieving and Re-viewing Cinematic Remnants of the Nazi Past”, published in Edinburgh German Yearbook (Vol. 9: Archive and Memory in German Literature and Visual Culture, 2015), in the Karsten-Witte Award competition for best published article in film studies.