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Reporting from the Field # 1: Background of Study

November 7, 2011


‘Reporting from the Field’ is a series of posts relating to my fieldwork in the fall of 2011. The fieldwork is a part of my Master in Social Anthropology from the University of Copenhagen, and the final thesis will be completed in early 2013. The posts are part of a research- and analyzing process and […]

Denmark: Taking Facebook to the Streets in 2010

February 11, 2011


[Published on Global Voices Online] Facebook came to life on Denmark’s streets in 2010 through a number of events and groups organised via the social networking site. Creativity characterised Facebook in ‘real life’, whilst motives have been both political and benevolent, and supporters enthusiastic. Denmark’s Top 3 Real Life Facebook Events Love Demonstration (Kærlighedsdemonstration) An […]

Denmark: Kurdish TV Station Accused of Supporting Terrorism

November 5, 2010


[Published on Global Voices Online] Roj TV, a Kurdish-language satellite television station based in Denmark has been accused of supporting terrorism by the Danish attorney-general. It may lose its broadcasting license once the case goes to trial. The prosecuting authorities claim the station has ties to the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), an organisation that fights […]