Nordicom Review 30 (1) 2009

Editor(s): Ulla Carlsson


Nordicom Review is published in association with Sciendo (De Gruyter Group). All issues and articles published since 2000 can be downloaded with Open Access from the Sciendo publishing platform at Older issues (1996–1999) are published on the NordPub publishing platform at


Transitional Times: ‘New Media’ – Novel Histories and Trajectories
Amanda Lagerkvist

Non-professional Activity on Television in a Time of Digitalisation: More Fun for the Elite or New Opportunities for Ordinary People?
Faltin Karlsen, Vilde Schanke Sundet, Trine Syvertsen, Espen Ytreberg

Television Textuality: Textual Forms in Live Television Programming
Göran Bolin

Crisis Communication in a New World: Reaching Multicultural Publics through Old and New Media
Jesper Falkheimer, Mats Heide

Iranian-Norwegian Media Consumption: Identity and Positioning
Sharam Alghasi

Cameroonians in Oslo, Diaspora, and Uses of the Media
Henry Mainsah

New War Journalism: Trends and Challenges
Stig Arne Nohrstedt

Transatlantic Perspectives on the U.S: 2004 Election. The Case of Norway
Michael Nitz, Øyvind Ihlen

PR and the Media: A Collaborative Relationship?
Larsåke Larsson

The Nordic Journalists of Tomorrow: An Exploration of First Year Journalism Students in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden
Jan Fredrik Hovden, Gunn Bjørnsen, Rune Ottosen, Henrika Zilliakus-Tikkanen

The International Freedom of Information Index: A Watchdog of Tranparency in Practice
Johan Lidberg

Wikipedia – Free and Reliable? Aspects of a Collaboratively Shaped Encyclopaedia
Maria Mattus

Becoming more Like Friends: A Quantitative Study of Personal Media and Social Life
Marika Lüders

New Literature from Denmark, Finland, Norway & Sweden (PDF, 594 kB)