Skip to main navigationSkip to main content
The University of Southampton
Winchester School of Art

Dr Dan Ashton, GMM - Publication News

Published: 5 June 2017
Dan Ashton

Dr Dan Ashton (Pathway Leader for the MA Global Media Management in the Winchester School of Art) has been published in two international volumes.

His chapter ‘Digital Stories, Participatory Practices and Life/Britain in a Day: Framing Creativity and Debating Diversity’ will be published by Routledge in the edited book Community Filmmaking: Diversity, Innovation, Policy and Practice. The book comes out of the AHRC Community Filmmaking project, as part of which Dan presented a version of the chapter at a conference held at the British Film Institute in January 2014. For more on the edited volume, see: https://www.routledge.com/Community-Filmmaking-Diversity-Practices-and-Places/Malik-Chapain-Comunian/p/book/9781138188068 

His chapter ‘Media enterprise education: professional practices and everyday creativity’ Diversity’ will be published by Routledge in the edited book, The International Handbook of Media Literacy Education. This publication connects with his role on the editorial board of the Media Education Research Journal and presentations in the past at the International Media Education Summit. For more on the Handbook, see: https://www.routledge.com/International-Handbook-of-Media-Literacy-Education/Abreu-Mihailidis-Lee-Melki-McDougall/p/book/9781138645509 

A special issue of journal, Convergence co-edited by Dan and colleagues from Creative Writing at Bath Spa University has been published. The special issue, titled ‘Writing digital:  Practice, performance, theory’, emerges from the Mix15 conference and includes contributors from Australia, Canada, Denmark, UK and USA. For the special issue, see: http://journals.sagepub.com/toc/cona/23/1 

Dan also recently presented a conference paper, with Karen Patel from Birmingham City University, titled ‘Vlogging labour: everyday and always on’ at The Digital Everyday: Exploration or Alienation? conference was hosted by the Centre for Digital Culture at King’s College London. Dan and Karen were part of a panel on “Digital Labour” with academics from the UK and USA. This paper presented research from a larger project that will be the focus of a chapter for an edited collection in the Palgrave Macmillan Dynamics of Virtual Work series. For more on the conference, see: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/artshums/ahri/eventrecords/2016-2017/Digicult/The-Digital-Everyday-Exploration-or-Alienation.aspx 

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue without changing your settings, we will assume that you are happy to receive cookies on the University of Southampton website.

×