Univ.-Prof. Dr. Katharine Sarikakis

Consultation hours: By Appointment


Sarikakis, K., & Kolokytha, O. (2019). EU democratic deficits: The EU project and a European public sphere. In K. Arnold, P. Preston, & S. Kinnebrock (Eds.), The Handbook of European Communication History (pp. 315-331). Wiley.

Kassa, B., Kolokytha, O., Korbiel, I., Braun-Rozgonyi, K., & Sarikakis, K. (2019). Medienindustrie und Geschlecht: Ökonomische und machtpolitische Aspekte globaler Medienproduktion. In J. Dorer, B. Geiger, B. Hipfl, & V. Ratković (Eds.), Handbuch Medien und Geschlecht: Springer Reference Sozialwissenschaften Springer VS.


Sarikakis, K., & Asgari, H. (2019). Sousveilance Twitter: Challenges to Pro-Democracy Governance from Below in the Middle East. In I. Chiluba, & G. Bouvier (Eds.), Activism, Campaigning and Political Discourse on Twitter (pp. 257-275). Nova Science Publishers.



Sarikakis, K., Korbiel, I., & Mills, A. (2018). Conference Report: Impunity for Murders of Journalists: A Challenge to Freedom of the Media, 11.12.2017. Impunity for Murders of Journalists: A Challenge to Freedom of the Media, Wien, Austria.

Kolokytha, O., & Sarikakis, K. (2018). Film governance in the EU: Caught in a loop? In P. C. Murschetz, R. Teichmann, & M. Karmasin (Eds.), Handbook of State Aid for Film. Media Business and Innovation (pp. 67-82). Springer.

Sarikakis, K., & Mills, A. (2018). Mainstreaming gender into media: The African Union backstage priority. In J. Servaes (Ed.), Handbook of Communication for Development and Social Change (pp. 297-320). Springer.


Braun-Rozgonyi, K., Kolokytha, O., & Sarikakis, K. (2018). Policy diffusion and internet governance: reflections on copyright and privacy. In M. Marzouki, & A. Calderaro (Eds.), Global Internet Governance as a Diplomacy Issue

Mills, A., & Sarikakis, K. (2018). Politics and policies of journalism and free press. In T. P. Vos (Ed.), Journalism (pp. 297-320). De Gruyter.

Gudkova, A., & Sarikakis, K. (2018). Public Relations for social change: Shock tactics in feminist activism in Eastern Europe. In A. Adi (Ed.), Protest Public Relations: Communicating dissent and activism (pp. 87-105). Routledge.



Sarikakis, K., & Wessels, B. (2018). The dynamics of social media, political culture, and communication governance in civic participation. In T. Eberwein, G. Melischek, J. Seethaler, & C. Wenzel (Eds.), Changing media – changing democracy? : The democratic potential of social media (pp. 219-235). Austrian Academy of Sciences Press.


Sarikakis, K., & Mills, A. (2018). 15 politics and policies of journalism and free press. In T. P. Vos (Ed.), Journalism (pp. 297-320). De Gruyter.


Social Control, Communication Governance and the Influence of Hatred in the Construction of Securitization Processes in Brazil

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker), Gert Tomita (Speaker), Wagner Piassaroli Mantovaneli (Speaker)
May 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Squeezed Boundaries: Restricting Communicative Space for Media and Gender Equality in Civil Society

Bruktawit Kassa (Speaker), Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
May 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science



Media as the fourth estate? Between agora and tyranny in the authoritarian century

Katharine Sarikakis (Keynote speaker)
Sep 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Future data from audiovisual archives: Hurdles in knowledge and culture making sowie Cultural diplomacy initiatives in times of crises: A case study

Olga Kolokytha (Speaker), Krisztina Braun-Rozgonyi (Speaker), Izabela Korbiel (Speaker), Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
Aug 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Securitising humanitarianism: Nationalized responses to protracted refugee 'crisis' in the EU

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
Aug 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Killings of Journalists Worldwide

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
23 May 201824 May 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Ghostbusters, the sequel or regulating the algorithm as a counter balancing act to lies, bubbles and informational/self/social sorting

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
15 Sep 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


The Assault on journalism – Building knowledge to protect freedom of expression

Katharine Sarikakis (Keynote speaker)
15 Sep 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Archives, as repositories of cultural memory and identity, and public use: Issues of availability and accessibility

Olga Kolokytha (Keynote speaker), Krisztina Braun-Rozgonyi (Speaker), Izabela Korbiel (Speaker), Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
29 Aug 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Human costs of the crisis. Ethics of reporting suicide

Izabela Korbiel (Speaker), Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
29 Aug 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Crisis and intervention in small places: non- professional live theatre as popular communication at the borders of Europe

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker), Olga Kolokytha (Speaker)
25 May 201729 May 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Human rights as ethical framework for technology developers

Izabela Korbiel (Speaker), Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
25 May 201729 May 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


The place of policy principles in legitimacy and contestation in Europe

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
24 May 201726 May 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science



The role of communicative discourse in governing public spaces

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
23 Sep 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The role of ethics as a factor of media governance

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
27 Jul 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Governance of content on political suicide in times of financial crisis

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
10 Jul 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Standards for media in the context of elections

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
4 Jul 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Supporting European AV works diversity beyond quotas

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
15 Jun 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Young social media users’ legal consciousness about privacy

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
Jun 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Free and pluralist public debate, a precondition for democracy; how to create an enabling environment?

Katharine Sarikakis (Selected presenter)
13 Oct 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The ‚organic intellectual’: Critical scholarship in media and communication.

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
3 Oct 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Young users' legal consciousness about privacy

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
3 Oct 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The ‚organic intellectual’: Critical scholarship in media and communication

Katharine Sarikakis (Keynote speaker)
2 Oct 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Political disobedience and the fourth model of public service media in Europe vorgetragen.

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
10 Sep 201512 Sep 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Challenges to promoting accessibility to digital communications: The role of regulation and institutional frameworks

Katharine Sarikakis (Keynote speaker)
18 May 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Institutional and legal frameworks for sustainable protection of human rights in communication

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
6 May 20158 May 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Public Media in Europe: Model diversity and common challenges in public service for citizens

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
15 Apr 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The role of legal consciousness in the governance of communicative spaces: Dominance, resistance, normativity.

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
9 Apr 201510 Apr 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Governing freedom: Challenges to media and communication rights in Europe.

Katharine Sarikakis (Invited speaker)
12 Feb 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Laudatio - Press Freedom Award 2014

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
11 Dec 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Constitutional Reform on Freedom of Information in Austria

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
27 Nov 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Public service in media landscapes and the state in Europe: changing the rules of the game?

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
17 Nov 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Public service media under the 'Memorandum': The withering away of a European institution?

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
12 Nov 201415 Nov 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


What matters? ‘Doing’ media governance with ignorance.

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
31 Oct 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Narratives of the financial crisis in the European press: The banal faces of Europe.

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
28 Oct 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Quality assurance and social investment in public service media.

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
1 Oct 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Changing geographies of production and consumption in the global online porn industry: The impact on sex workers

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
3 Sep 20145 Sep 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Interview: Public Service Media in Europe as the Fourth Estate and its devaluation and the Greek broadcaster ERT

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
31 Aug 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Interview zum Urteil der im "News of the World"-Abhörskandal angeklagten ehemaligen Chefredakteurin Rebekah Brooks

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
24 Jun 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Keynote

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
2 Jun 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


A 'Banal' European Public Sphere? Framing the Crisis by the European Elite Press.

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
22 May 201426 May 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Exploring Crowdmapping: Towards the Empirical Assessment of Communications of Place.

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
22 May 201426 May 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Towards a Critical Media Governance: Exploring the Change of Paradigm in Public Service Media.

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
22 May 201426 May 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Schließung des griechischen Rundfunksenders ERT

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
18 May 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The epistemology of Media governance

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
28 Apr 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Interview zum Thema „Public Value“

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
23 Apr 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Shutdown of the Greek Public Broadcaster ERT

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
8 Apr 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Findings of the Council of Europe conference on Media and the Image of Women

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
7 Apr 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Interview zum Thema „Journal Labyrinth“

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
28 Feb 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Interview zur "Nutzung und Zukunft visueller Medien"

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
Feb 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Radiointerview (Saturday Specials der Sendung Reality Check): Media in Greece

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
11 Jan 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Greece: A critical assessment of the forced closure of ERT, the Hellenic public broadcaster

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
23 Nov 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Die Bedeutung neuer Copyright-Bestimmungen in Demokratie, Kultur und Medien

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
5 Nov 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


International Media Governance.

Katharine Sarikakis (Invited speaker)
21 Oct 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Zusammenbruch des griechischen Sozialsystems und die Auswirkungen auf das tägliche und politische Leben.

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
7 Oct 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Dis/connecting people: Communication governance in times of crisis

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
Aug 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


'God throws dice': Authorship, computer composed waltzes and crossmedia.

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
17 Jun 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Culture in the time of cholera: Crisis and the limits of 'cultural democracy' in Europe

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
Jun 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther



iAuthor: The fluid state of creativity rights and the vanishing author

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
Jun 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Kill the message: Media governance and the financial crisis

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
Jun 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Laundering policies: The case of the Ley Sinde in Spain

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
Jun 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Mobile media and fixed individuals: Regulation of the communication environment and its impact on civil liberties

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
Jun 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Nothing changes; Nothing stays the same: Policy transfer in global communication governance

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
Jun 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The effacement of labour in the sex-culture industries

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
Jun 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The governance of communicative spaces in crisis: Systemic failure and the limits of 'creative destruction'

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
Jun 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Diffusion of Treaty Reponses to Practice: The Politics of 'Three Strikes' in Anti-Piracy Law.

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
3 Apr 20136 Apr 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Diffusion through Discourse: The Role of Policy in Shaping Informational Spaces in the MERCOSUR Region.

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
3 Apr 20136 Apr 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Keynote

Katharine Sarikakis (Keynote speaker)
20 Mar 2013

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


"Crisis in the eye of the beholder: two momenta in the discourse of crisis, rescue and naughty Europeans."

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
1 Nov 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Crisis is in the eye of the beholder: two momenta in the discourse of crisis, rescue and naughty Europeans

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
1 Nov 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The new rules of the game: Is the Bologna system fairer to women academics?

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
24 Oct 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The trauma of crisis: Governing culture and media at the borders of democracy

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
24 Oct 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Crisis’ – ‚Democracy’ – ‚Europe’: Terms of contract? Framing public debates of the crisis.

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
1 Oct 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


I am your father: crossmedia authorship and intellectual property.

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
15 Jul 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The Modernization of the European Privacy and Data Protection Policies: Social, Legal and Technological Challenges.

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
15 Jul 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The policy transfer approach and its place in Media Governance studies.

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
15 Jul 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


"The Evolution of the European Privacy and Data Protection Laws: Milestones, Main Actors and Challenges in Policy Making",

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
29 Jun 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Sightings of a ghost: composing the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
27 Jun 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Der Übergang vom Master zum Doktorat

Katharine Sarikakis (Invited speaker)
22 Jun 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


"Impact of European crises on cultural policies across Europe"

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
23 May 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


"Communication regulation and media governance as forms of shaping conditions of self-­‐governance"

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
16 May 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


“Digital copyright regimes and the public sphere: Sublimation of politics”.

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
2 May 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


“Bullying or due process? The pendulum of international and national policy in the field of copyright”.

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
27 Apr 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The European Crisis: A Mission for Journalists

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
20 Apr 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Slouching to and from Democracy: The case of Hungary

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
28 Mar 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Ley Sinde in Spain: A Particular Case?

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
15 Mar 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Culture in the time of cholera: crises and the limits of cultural governance.

Katharine Sarikakis (Contributor)
13 Jan 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Culture in the time of cholera: crises and the limits of cultural governance

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
11 Jan 2012

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Policy and Labour in the cultures of sharing

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
18 Nov 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


9-11 Security vs Freedom of Expression

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
19 Sep 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


30 Years after the MacBride report: Policy principles and limitations

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
17 Jul 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


European Union Policies for Digital Radio

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
15 Jul 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


The governance of communicative space in times of crisis: Implications for sustainable Democracy

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
1 Jul 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Future of cultural policy: Budget cuts on culture in European countries

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
1 Feb 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


Future of cultural policy: Budget cuts on culture in European countries

Katharine Sarikakis (Speaker)
1 Jan 2011

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionOther


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