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Dr John Price


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Senior Lecturer in Journalism

My current research examines attempts to find sustainable models for doing investigative, public interest journalism. I am working with digital start ups to explore how they can best grow audiences, via subscription and membership schemes.

My other research interests include issues of discrimination in sport and the sports media, including racism and other forms of hate speech on social media.

My most recent publications include:

Can the Ferret be a Watchdog? in Digital Journalism, 2017.
Sport and Discrimination edited with Dr Daniel Kilvington, Routledge, 2017.


Teaching and supervision

I am Programme Leader for BA (Hons) Sports Journalism. I lead and teach a number of undergraduate and postgraduate journalism modules including Journalism Studies, Media Research, Sports Journalism, Essential Journalism, and Reporting Public Affairs.


Research interests for potential research students

Investigative journalism
Business models for journalism
Journalism membership schemes
Journalism start ups
Diversity and sports journalism
Racism and sports journalism
Football, hate speech and social media

Research

My current research explores the state and nature of investigative journalism today, looking at audiences and business models for sustaining this form of public interest media.

My other research interests involve discrimination in sport and the media. This research covers diversity in journalism, racism in the sports media, and football related hate speech on social media.

Publications

Number of items: 19.

Article

Price, John and Kilvington, Daniel (2017) Tackling Social Media Abuse? Critically Assessing English Football’s Response to Online Racism. Communication and Sport. ISSN 2167-4795

Price, John (2017) How to feed The Ferret: Understanding subscribers in the search for a sustainable model of investigative journalism. Journalism. pp. 1-18.

Price, John (2017) CAN THE FERRET BE A WATCHDOG? Understanding the launch, growth and prospects of a digital, investigative journalism start-up. Digital Journalism. ISSN 2167-0811

Price, John (2015) Where Are All the Women? Diversity, the Sports Media, and Sports Journalism Education. International Journal of Organizational Diversity, 14 (1). pp. 9-19. ISSN 2328-6261

Price, John, Farringdon, N and Hall, L (2013) Changing the Game? The Impacts of Twitter on relationships between football clubs, supporters and the sports media. Soccer and Society, 14 (4). pp. 446-461. ISSN 1466-0970

Price, John, Farrington, Neil and Hall, Lee (2012) Tweeting with the enemy? The impacts of new social media on sports journalism and the education of sports journalism students. Journalism Education, 1 (1). pp. 9-20.

Price, John (2009) Beyond the Eurosceptic/Europhile Divide: Towards a New Classification of EU News Coverage in the UK Press. Journal of Contemporary European Research, 5 (3). pp. 356-370. ISSN 1815-347X

Anderson, Peter J and Price, John (2008) An Evaluation of the Press and Communication Reforms of the Prodi Commission of 1999-2004. European Journal of Communication, 23 (1). pp. 29-46. ISSN 0267-3231

Price, John and Anderson, Peter J (2008) An Evaluation of the Press and Communication Reforms of the Prodi Commission of 1999-2004. European Journal of Communication, 23 (1). pp. 29-46. ISSN 0267-3231

Price, John, Farringdon, N, Kilvington, Daniel and Saeed, Amir Black, White and Read all Over: Institutional racism and the sports media. International Journal of Sport and Society, 3 (2). pp. 81-90. ISSN 2152-7857

Price, John and Kilvington, Daniel British Asians, Overt Racism and Islamaphobia in English Football. International Journal of Sport and Society, 3 (2). pp. 169-180. ISSN 2152-7857

Book Section

Price, John, Hall, L and Farringdon, N (2013) Twitter, Disintermediation and the Changing Role of the Sports Journalist. In: Br(e)aking The News: Journalism, Politics and New Media. Peter Lang, p. 165. ISBN 978-3-0343-0904-2

Price, John (2010) A Tale of Two Cultures: A Comparison of EU News reporting by Brussels-based and National-based Journalists. In: Public Communication in the European Union: History, Perspectives and Challenges. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, pp. 217-236. ISBN 978-1-4438-1846-9

Conference or Workshop Item

Price, John (2012) Race, Racism and Sports Journalism. In: Media Against Racism in Sport, 2012, University of Birmingham. (Submitted)

Price, John (2010) A comparison of EU news reporting by Brussels based and national based journalists. In: 3rd European Communciation Conference ECREA, October 2010, Hamburg.

Price, John (2009) From here and there: differences in how the EU is reported by Brussels based and UK based journalists. In: 2nd ECPR Graduate Conference, 25 - 27 Aug 2008, Universitat Autonòma Barcelona.

Book

Price, John (2017) Sport and Discrimination. Routledge, London. ISBN 9781138194571

Farrington, Neil, Hall, Lee, Kilvington, Daniel, Price, John and Saeed, Amir (2015) Sport, Racism and Social Media. Routledge, London. ISBN 9781138695382

Price, John, Farrington, Neil, Kilvington, Daniel and Saeed, Amir (2012) Race, Racism and Sports Journalism: Black, White and Read All Over. Routledge. ISBN 978-0-415-67639-7 (In Press)

This list was generated on Sun Feb 18 19:36:45 2018 GMT.

Areas of expertise

Sustainable audiences and business models for journalism start ups
Investigative journalism start ups
Diversity and sports journalism
Racism and the sports media
Football related hate speech on social media