Erasmus Research Centre for Media, Communication and Culture (ERMeCC)
ERMeCC is a research centre located within the Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication at Erasmus University Rotterdam. Researchers at ERMeCC carry out interdisciplinary research in the field of media, communication and culture. ERMeCC's mission is to operate as an international, national and local centre of expertise for high-quality research into the myriad relationships between media, society, culture, and business.
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In her Article, “Emotional Politics, Islamophobic Tweet. The Hashtags #Brexit and #chiudiamoiporti”, Dr. Evolvi explores emotional antagonism.
Dr. Simone Driessen won the RMeS PhD Workshop Grant to realize her workshop Renegade audiences? Understanding and exploring the practices of toxic fans, vigilantes, trolls, and provocateurs.
The ERMeCC received an H2020 grant of 3 million euro for the major international research project INVENT: European Inventory of Societal Values of Culture as Basis for Inclusive Cultural Policies.
Dr. Jacco van Sterkenburg, ESHCC Media & Communication department, is a co-applicant in the project and will lead two of the work packages.
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We are exposed to news about climate change about every day now. What is the role of art in addressing this omnipresent topic?
Business travel is a one of the largest contributors to the university’s carbon footprint but no measures are being taken. What can we do ourselves and what role should the university take?
This year, Ars Electronica Festival unlocked the digital midlife crisis through 500+ events staged talks, exhibitions, concerts on humanizing AI, responsible living, and more.