I was in Oslo this tuesday to present some of my ongoing research on political Twitter use in Scandinavia (undertaken in collaboration with Hallvard Moe). My presentation went well, and was visualized by Esther Buchmann as seen above. Pretty cool, if I may say so myself.
My paper on the uses of interactive features on Swedish newspaper web sites has been published online at Convergence: The International Journal of Research into New Media Technologies. This was the first paper I wrote as part of my PhD work, and so it is especially satisfying to see it published. Otherwise, I’m gearing up for a spring semester full of travel, research, teaching and music. Here’s what I know so far:
That’s it, I think. More important, perhaps, is the fact that I’ll probably be defending my PhD thesis come may or june of this year. It’ll all become clearer during the next couple of weeks.