Publications

Books

Journal articles

Book chapters

  • Hermida, Alfred (2013), “Twitter as an Ambient News Network” (PDF), in Bruns, K. Weller, J. Burgess, M. Mahrt & C. Puschmann (eds.), Twitter and Society. New York, NY: Peter Lang.
  • Hermida, Alfred (2012), “The Promise and Practice of Participatory Journalism”, in Benoît Grevisse and Amandine Degand (eds), Online Journalism, De Boeck (in French).
  • Hermida, Alfred (2012) “Social Journalism: Exploring How Social Media is Shaping Journalism“, in Eugenia Siapera and Andreas Veglis (eds) The Handbook of Global Online Journalism. Wiley-Blackwell.
  • Hermida, Alfred (2011) “Tweet the News: Social Media Streams and the Practice of Journalism” in Stuart Allan (ed) The Routledge Companion to News and Journalism, 2nd edition, Routledge.
  • Hermida, Alfred. (2011) “Mechanisms of participation: How audience options shape the conversation” in Singer, Jane B., Alfred Hermida, David Domingo, Ari Heinonen, Steve Paulussen,  Thorsten Quandt, Zvi Reich, Marina Vujnovic. Participatory Journalism: Guarding Open Gates at Online Newspapers. New York:  Wiley-Blackwell.
  • Hermida, Alfred. (2011) “Fluid spaces, fluid journalism: Lessons in participatory journalism” in Singer, Jane B., Alfred Hermida, David Domingo, Ari Heinonen, Steve Paulussen,  Thorsten Quandt, Zvi Reich, Marina Vujnovic. Participatory Journalism: Guarding Open Gates at Online Newspapers. New York: Wiley-Blackwell.
  • Hermida, Alfred. Revitalizing Science Journalism for a Digital Age, (2010) in Science and the Media,  Donald Kennedy and Geneva Overholser (eds), American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
  • Hermida, Alfred (2010) New Challenges for Journalism in the 21st Century in The New Journalist: Roles, Skills and Critical Thinking, eds.  Benedetti, Paul, Tim Currie, and Kim Kierans, Emond Montgomery Publications.
  • Thurman, Neil and Hermida, Alfred (2010) Gotcha: How newsroom norms are shaping participatory journalism online (PDF) in Garrett Monaghan and Sean Tunney (Eds.) Web Journalism: A New Form of Citizenship. Eastbourne: Sussex Academic Press, 2010.
  • Hermida, Alfred (2010). Let’s talk: How blogging is shaping the BBC’s relationship with the public, in Garrett Monaghan and Sean Tunney (Eds.) Web Journalism: A New Form of Citizenship. Eastbourne: Sussex Academic Press.
  • Hermida, Alfred and Thurman, Neil (2008), “A clash of cultures: the integration of user-generated content within professional journalistic frameworks at British newspaper websites”, reprint in The Future of Newspapers, Routledge, 2009.
  • “Fear in Algiers,” The Best of From Our Own Correspondent Vol. 5, ed. Tony Grant, IB Taurus. 1994.
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Conference proceedings

Refereed conference papers:

  • Hermida, Alfred, Seth Lewis and Rodrigo Zamith “Sourcing the Arab Spring: A Case Study of Andy Carvin’s Sources During the Tunisian and Egyptian Revolutions” (PDF), International Symposium on Online Journalism, UT Austin, April 2012.
  • Venkatachary, Ranga and Hermida, Alfred (2011). “New Literacies, New Media and New Journalism? An Institutional Perspective on Transformative Pedagogy in Journalism Education”. ISSOTL 2011 conference, Oct 20 – 23, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.
  • Hermida, Alfred (2011) “Tweets and Truth: Journalism as a Discipline of Collaborative Verification.” Future of Journalism conference, Cardiff University, September 2011.
  • Hermida, Alfred, Fred Fletcher, Darryl Korrell and Donna Logan (2011) “Your Friend as Editor:  The shift to the personalised social news stream,”  Future of Journalism conference, Cardiff University, September 2011.
  • Hermida, Alfred,  David Domingo, Ari Heinonen, Steve Paulussen,  Thorsten Quandt, Zvi Reich, Jane B. Singer and Marina Vujnovic, “The Active Recipient: Participatory Journalism Through the Lens of the Lippmann-Dewey Debate” (PDF), International Symposium on Online Journalism, UT Austin, April 2011.
  • Hermida, Alfred and Amanda Ash (2010)  “Wikifying the CBC: Reimagining the remit of public service media,” (PDF), International Symposium on Online Journalism, University of Texas, Austin, April 2010.
  • Hermida, Alfred. “Twittering the News: The Emergence of Ambient Journalism“, Future of Journalism conference at Cardiff University, September 2009
  • Hermida, Alfred. 2008 ‘The BBC goes blogging: Is Auntie finally listening?’, 9th International Symposium on Online Journalism, University of Texas, Austin, USA, April 2008
  • Hermida, Alfred. and Thurman, Neil. (2007) ‘A clash of cultures: The integration of user-generated content within a professional journalistic framework at British newspaper websites’ paper presented to the Future of Newspapers Conference, Cardiff University, Wales, September 12-13 2007
  • Hermida, Alfred and Thurman, Neil (2007) ‘Comments please: How the British news media is struggling with user-generated content’ paper presented to the 8th International Symposium on Online Journalism, University of Texas, Austin, USA, March 31st (‘top rated paper’). Download PDF

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