Learning Materials Developer & Interactive Lecturer
Lambert, I., Innes, M., O'Dowd, A., Winton, E. & Blake, J. (2013). Leaving Planet Earth (Follow-on Voucher Project).
SFC FOLLOW-ON VOUCHER
The project was undertaken as a SFC Follow-on Voucher (£40K) alongside a student project with BDes (Hons) Design & Digital Arts (D&DA).James Blake (Centr...
McEwan, T., Benyon, D. & Turner, S. (2002). Channelling expertise from Napier’s HCI group – human-centred knowledge transfer. In Gray, P. & Johnson, H. (Eds.). HCI 2003 - Designing for Society
The scope of the activities of Napier University’s HCI Group includes technology transfer, which led recently a national award. UCD is a typically mature set of ideas now read...
Blake, J. Mobile Platforms and monetising the Second Screen.
Discussion paper commissioned by the RSE for its official working group on BBC Charter Renewal. The paper sought to investigate evolving mobile digital platforms and audience...
Arts & Humanities Research Council
The AHRC Image Gallery is designed to highlight the rich possibilities of the digital image, its central place in the arts and humanities and as a showcase for the work and talents of the arts and hum...
Royal Society of Edinburgh
Academic research into the use of video content for public art projects involving archival research, content preparation & knowledge transfer in preparation for a groundbreaking collaboration between ...
Scottish Funding Council
With expertise from Edinburgh Napier, Caledonian Mercury would like to develop a new model for generating income by investigating various fundraising options such as crowd funding of specific stories ...
15 September 2016
15 September 2016
Public Talk at Stills Gallery, Edinburgh, about the Franki Raffles Archive Research project www.frankirafflesarchive.org
19 October 2016
19 October 2016
Paper presented to a postgraduate research seminar at the Centre for Media and Culture, University of Stirling
Duff, A. (in press). The Fellowship of the Net. International Journal of Public Theology. ISSN 1872-5171
The article revisits the tradition of religious socialism as a potential resource for the information age. It begins with a detailed exposition and defence of the ideas of net...
Duff, A. S. (2017). On Political ePunditry*. Journalism Studies. doi:10.1080/1461670X.2017.1279981. ISSN 1461-670X
The article develops the concept of ePunditry, a putative new lens through which to view the work of political blogging and associated digital modes. It starts by describing t...
(2016). Beyond Borealism: New Perspectives on the North. ISBN 1909408336
Since the 1970s, jazz from Scandinavia has represented a distinct reimagining of the erstwhile American music form with the term “Nordic tone” being liberally applied in the m...
Blake, J. (2016). Television and the Second Screen. Routledge. ISBN 9781138914339
This book examines an emerging and fast evolving phenomena: that a growing number of people engage with two screens whilst watching television. It seems a simple concept – unt...
Macleod, K. (2016). 'Naw, Naw, Aye - Activism and Alternative Media in the 2014 Scottish Referendum'. In Sites of Protest. ISBN 9781783487660
Blake, J. (2015). Personalised TV ads are the future – but is it time to panic?
TV Advertising is evolving quickly. This article examines how the popularity of viewing content on mobile platforms is changing the way we advertise. VOD and OTT media servi...
Blake, J. (2015). What was missing from the relaunch of Medium?
A commissioned article for the Conversation website on the innovative publishing platform Medium and a comparison with other established social media sites.
Blake, J. (2015). Little reason to smile as Iannucci lays bare the tension between BBC and Tories.
Studying the impact of Armando Iannucci's McTaggart Lecture on the debate over the future of public service broadcasting in the UK.
Gillanders, R. (2009). Highland Journey: In the Spirit of Edwin Muir. Birlinn. ISBN 9781841587820
This book comprises a collection of 50 black and white photographs, together with biographical or descriptive details of subjects chosen during a ninety day journey in 2006, b...
Cowan, J. (2008). Quality Assurance in European Engineering Education – Present and Future Challenges. In Patil, A. & Gray, P. (Eds.). Engineering Education Quality Assurance: A Global Perspective, 29-40. Springer-Verlag. doi:10.1007/978-1-4419-0555-0_2. ISBN 978-1-4419-0554-3
This chapter focuses on the quality assurance (QA) of higher engineering education in the United
Kingdom and Europe, by considering eight challenges which are predicted by the...
Sellors, C. P. (2007). Collective Authorship in Film. Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism. 65, 263-271. doi:10.1111/j.1540-594X.2007.00257.x. ISSN 0021-8529
McGrath, R. (2006). History read backward: memory, migration and the archive. In Grossman, A. & O'Brien, A. (Eds.). Projecting Migration: Transcultural Documentary Practice, 36-52. Wallflower Press. ISBN 978-1-905674-04-6
Drawing on recent cross-cultural debates in theories and practices of media representation and difference in the fields of cultural studies and visual anthropology, this work ...
Allmediascotland.com has identified the introduction of multi-media content to their site as a mechanism to grow and expand their business. The project will enable the company to develop the skills to...
Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland