Green Media @ UU
“Green Media Studies” seek to contribute to the understanding of the interconnectedness of media representations, media use, media impact, and media technology. We study…
- … the representation of environmental issues (i.e. narratives, imaginaries) in media from a media-comparative perspective;
- … media use by NGOs, activists, sustainable companies and related groups to support and frame environmental action;
- … how green media facilitate ecological identities and forms of civic engagement on a micro, meso and macro level, as well as
- … the ecological footprint of media technologies.
Our work currently focuses on the following four key areas: