University of Jyväskylä

Open lecture on the Japanese media landscape: professor Shin Mizukoshi, University of Tokyo

Start date: Sep 13, 2016 10:30 AM

End date: Sep 13, 2016 11:45 AM

Location: Seminaarinmäki, Musica, Boombox-tila

Professor Shin Mizukoshi from the University of Tokyo will give a guest lecture at the University of Jyväskylä.  

Shin Mizukoshi is a professor in the Interfaculty Initiative in Information Studies at the University of Tokyo. He is a prominent figure in the field of media studies in Japan. In his research, he advocates socio-media studies based on historical and social perspectives rather than focused on information technologies. In his guest lecture, he will first give general information about the Japanese media landscape. Then he will present his perspectives about the future direction of media and media usage in Japan. 

The lecture is organized by the Department of Communication, Journalism studies.

For more information:
Mikko Villi, PhD, Professor of Journalism
Department of Communication, JY
mob: +358 40 8054831
mikko.villi@jyu.fi

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