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Cindy Roitsch

:  Cindy Roitsch

Building/room: Linzer Straße 4 (LINZ4) 40240
Phone: +49 (0) 421 218 676 27

E-Mail: cindy.roitsch[at]uni-bremenprotect me ?!.de

Member in the ZeMKI Lab: "Mediatization and Globalization"

Vita

Since October 2014, research associate in the research project „The Communicative Construction of Communitization within Mediatized Worlds: Horizons and Challenges of Middle Ager’s Mediatized Community Building in Media Generational Comparison“ (third funding period 2014–2016). Previously, she also worked as part of the priority program (first funding period 2010 to 2012) for communicative networking and media-mediated formation of community of ‘digital natives’ and elderly people.
Besides this activity, Cindy Roitsch is working on her doctoral dissertation „Communicative demarcation: Challenges and practices for younger people in a multifaceted media environment“. Between October 2008 and December 2010 Cindy Roitsch studied at the University of Bremen on the Master’s program Media Culture. She also completed the Bachelor program "Professional Journalism" at the University of Applied Sciences Bremen.

Research interests

Current Projects: "Mediatized Everyday Worlds of Translocal Communitization: The Communicative Networking and Mediated Communitization of Elderly Persons in Comparison with other Media Generations" (Priority programme 1505 "Mediatized Worlds“, the second funding phase)

Dissertation entitled "Communicative demarcation: Challenges and practices for younger people in a multifaceted media environment"

Completed Projects: DFG project ""Mediatized Everyday Worlds and Translocal Communitization: The Communicative Networking and Mediated Community Building of Digital Natives" (DFG priority program 1505 "Mediatized Worlds", 2010-2012, the first funding phase)
"Mediatized Everyday Worlds of Translocal Communitization: The Communicative Networking and Mediated Communitization of Elderly Persons in Comparison with other Media Generations" (Priority programme 1505 "Mediatized Worlds“, the second funding phase)
 

Memberships

  • ECREA
  • DGPuK

Publications

  1. Berg, Matthias/Roitsch, Cindy (2015): Lokalität, Heimat, Zuhause und Mobilität. In: Hepp, Andreas/Krotz, Friedrich/Lingenberg, Swantje/Wimmer, Jeffrey (Hrsg.): Handbuch Cultural Studies und Medienanalyse. Wiesbaden: Springer VS, S. 147-155.
  2. Hepp, Andreas/Roitsch, Cindy/Berg, Matthias (2016): Investigating communication networks contextually: Qualitative network analysis as cross-media research. In: MedieKultur 32(60), S. 87-106.
  3. Hepp, Andreas/Berg, Matthias/Roitsch, Cindy (2015): Mediengeneration als Prozess: Die mediengenerationelle Selbstpositionierung älterer Menschen. In: Medien & Altern 6(2015), 19-33.
  4. Hepp, Andreas/Berg, Matthias/Roitsch, Cindy (2014): Mediatisierte Welten der Vergemeinschaftung. Kommunikative Vernetzung und das Gemeinschaftsleben junger Menschen. Wiesbaden: VS.
  5. Hepp, Andreas/Berg, Matthias/Roitsch, Cindy (2014): Mediatized worlds of communitization: Young people as localists, centrists, multi-localists and pluralists. In: Hepp, Andreas/Krotz, Friedrich (Hrsg.): Mediatized worlds: Culture and society in a media age. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
  6. Hepp, Andreas/Berg, Matthias/Roitsch, Cindy (2012): Die Mediatisierung subjektiver Vergemeinschaftungshorizonte: Zur kommunikativen Vernetzung und medienvermittelten Gemeinschaftsbildung junger Menschen. In: Krotz, Friedrich/Hepp, Andreas (Hrsg.): Mediatisierte Welten: Beschreibungsansätze und Forschungsfelder. Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissen¬schaften, S. 227–256.
  7. Roitsch, Cindy (2017): Von der „Aversion“ zum „Schutzwall“: Kommunikative Grenzziehung als gegenläufiges Medienhandeln in mediatisierten Welten. In:  Pfadenhauer, Michaela/Grenz, Tilo (Hrsg.): De-Mediatisierung. Diskontinuitäten, Non-Linearitäten und Ambivalenzen im Mediatisierungsprozess, S. 207–224.