Culture, Space and Memory Culture, Space and Memory

Culture, Space and Memory

The Culture, Space and Memory research group brings together a cluster of ideas and intellectual orientations that share focus on the cultures, practices and spatial dispositions that inform transdisciplinary approaches to media and communication in the digital age.

Discourse, Data and Society Discourse and Society

Discourse, Data and Society

Researchers within the Discourse, Data and Society research group undertake problem oriented and critical analysis of how language and discourse shape as well as change contemporary communication across a wide range of social fields including media, politics and the economy.

Media, Politics and Society Media, Politics and Society

Media, Politics and Society

The Media, Politics and Society research group consolidates a long-standing scholarship on the relationship between media and politics within the Department of Communication & Media.

Screen and Film Studies

Screen and Film Studies

The group's main areas of research are film and television studies, with the study of digital screens cutting across media sectors emerging as a third key area of expertise.

Research Projects

City in Film

City in Film

Mapping the City in Film (2008-10) is a unique project supported by the Arts and Humanities Research Council that explores the relationship between film, memory and the urban landscape. Read more

Impacts 08

Impacts 08

Impacts 08 is a joint research initiative of the University of Liverpool and Liverpool John Moores University, which from 2005-2010 evaluated the social, cultural, economic and environmental effects of Liverpool’s hosting the European Capital of Culture title in 2008.

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Cities of Culture Research Observatory

Cities of Culture Research Observatory

The Observatory combines humanities and social science research frameworks to articulate the value of evidence-based cultural policy in the development of event-led urban regeneration.

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News and (Mis)information about COVID-19 in Brazil

News and (Mis)information about COVID-19 in Brazil

This report examines how Brazilians get information and news about the COVID-19 pandemic, whether they trust different institutions, whether they hold misinformed beliefs about COVID-19 and their propensity to vaccinate in the future in order to tackle the pandemic. 

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