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Prof. dr. Martine Bouman in NRC Next: entertainment as an education tool

Tuesday, 26 January 2016

Prof. dr. Martine Bouman was interviewed by the Dutch newspaper NRC Next about the usefulness of television entertainment as an education tool. In the article, Bouman stresses that knowledge programs on television, such as the...

Dr. Jacco van Sterkenburg and dr. Ramon Spaaij to publish book on Mediated Football

Tuesday, 5 January 2016

ERMeCC researcher dr. Jacco van Sterkenburg and his colleague dr. Ramon Spaaij will be publishing a co-edited book titled 'Mediated Football - Representations and Audience Receptions of Race/Ethnicity, Nation and Gender' in...

Prof. dr. Filip Vermeylen and Prof. dr. Abdul Shaban receive grant

Tuesday, 5 January 2016

Prof. Filip Vemeylen (ERMeCC, Arts and Culture Studies) and Abdul Shaban (Tata Institute of Social Sciences in Mumbai, India) received a grant from NWO and the India Council for Social Sciences Research.

Dr. Van Sterkenburg and dr. Oonk receive REI grant

Tuesday, 5 January 2016

ERMeCC researcher Dr. Jacco van Sterkenburg (Media & Communication) and colleagues in the departments of History and Sociology have been awarded a prestigious Research Excellence Initiative (REI) grant for their research...

ERC Consolidator Grant for prof. dr. Stijn Reijnders

Tuesday, 5 January 2016

Prof. Stijn Reijnders has received a very prestigious ERC Consolidator Grant. Reijnders obtains 1.9 million euro for the next 5 years to further strengthen his research team. This allows him to study film tourism in five...