Media Times| Mediating Time—Temporalizing Media: Introduction

Anne Kaun, Johan Fornäs, Staffan Ericson


The Special Section presents the work of the Scandinavian network Mediatization Times, which has gathered scholars with diverse backgrounds to discuss the complex relationship between time and the media. The contributions link to discussions of history and memory, liveness, and simultaneous presence as well as cultural techniques and infrastructures for temporal mediation. The section suggests that there is a renewed need to discuss temporal aspects of media and social change in the context of digital culture.


time, media, mediatization, history, memory, liveness, cultural techniques, infrastructures

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