Member profile

Lena Fölsche

: Lena Fölsche

Subject

Media Society and Digital Practices

Vita

Lena Fölsche has been employed as research associate at the Institute for Historic Journalism, Communication and Media Studies at the University of Bremen with a focus on media society until September 2019. From 2007 to 2014 she studied journalism, German philology and art history at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz. Her MA thesis investigated media’s influence on aesthetic value judgments about contemporary art. After completing her studies, she worked in the public relations department of Hessian State Theater in Wiesbaden. From 2016 to 2017, she worked as lecturer and employee at the College of Leuphana University Lüneburg.

Research interests

Media capital, media practices, media sociology, mediatization

Memberships

  • DGPuK
  • ICA
  • ECREA

 

Publications

  1. Pentzold, Christian/Brantner, Cornelia/Fölsche, Lena (2018): Imagining Big Data: Illustrations of ‘Big Data’ in US News Articles, 2010–2016. In: New Media and Society, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1177/146144481879132.
  2. Pentzold, Christian/Fölsche, Lena (2018): Digitaler Demos. Die öffentliche Verhandlung von Big Data in politischen Kampagnen. (Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung: ABIDA–Assessing Big Data, 01 I S15016A – F).

Presentations

  1. Fölsche, Lena (2018): Rethinking media capital, media field, and the mediated center in times of deep mediatization. At: 7th European Communication Conference (ECC), 31.10.-–3-11.2018, Lugano.
  2. Pentzold, Christian/Brantner, Cornelia/Fölsche, Lena (2018): Imagining Big Data: Illustrations of ‘Big Data’ in US News Articles, 2010–2016. At: 68th Annual Conference of International Communication Association, 24.–28.5.2018, Prag.
  3. Fölsche, Lena/Jürgens, Andreas (2017): Between Art and Promotion. Digital Self-Representation on Artists’ Instagram Profiles. 6th Annual International Conference on Journalism & Mass Communications (JMComm 2017), 9.–10.10.2017, Singapur, Global Science and Technology Forum (GSTF).