Blake, J. (2017). Brexit has started: so what should Remain Vote Scotland do to protect its interests?. The Scotsman, Edinburgh, Scotland
This Scotsman newspaper article is based on research by James Blake - examining the impact of Brexit on the creative industries - and other reports from members of the RSE You...
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...
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 ...
30 September 2017
30 September 2017
As part of European Researcher's Night, I was invited to take part in Explorathon 2017 at whale Arts in Wester Hailes. I decided to make use of this opportunity for community ...
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
Learning Materials Developer & Interactive Lecturer
Blake, J. (2017). Second Screen interaction in the cinema: Experimenting with transmedia narratives and commercialising user participation. Participations: International Journal of Audience Reception Studies, 14(2), (526-544)
In its relatively short life, second screen interaction has evolved into a variety of forms of viewer engagement. The practice of using two screens concurrently has become com...
Scott, A. (2017). Rediscovering feminist photographer Franki Raffles. Studies in Photography, (58-62). ISSN 1462-0522
No abstract available.
Scott, A. (2017). Representing Scottish Communities on Screen. In Malik, S., Chapain, C. & Comunian, R. (Eds.). Community Filmmaking : Diversity, Practices and Places, 60-75. Taylor & Francis (Routledge). ISBN 9781138188069 / 9781138188068
Duff, A. S. (2017). On Political ePunditry*. Journalism Studies, (1-19). 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
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). Asylum Armada - Knowledge, Practice & Community Engagement in Participatory Documentary Practice. Edinburgh Napier Universtiy Teaching Fellows Journal, Autumn 2016, (16)
“Asylum Armada - Knowledge, Practice & Community Engagement in Participatory Documentary Practice ” frames the preliminary research phase of a participatory practice-led resea...
Macleod, K. (2016). Reflections on Students’ Experiences of Practical Group Projects in Media Production Education. In Innovations in Learning and Teaching, 91-106. Edinburgh: Merchiston Publishing
This chapter evaluates students' experiences of group work in media production education and investigates strategies for effective teaching and learning in that context. Worki...
Macleod, K. (2016). 'Naw, Naw, Aye - Activism and Alternative Media in the 2014 Scottish Referendum'. In Sites of ProtestISBN 9781783487660
Blake, J. (2015). Personalised TV ads are the future – but is it time to panic?. The Conversation
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?. The Conversation
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. The Conversation
Studying the impact of Armando Iannucci's McTaggart Lecture on the debate over the future of public service broadcasting in the UK.
The company are planning to launch a new division of their business called ‘Leith.TV’. This will be a video-on-demand hyper local news service which will have a focus on Leith centric news. They are a...
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