Atton, C., McCleery, A., Mabweazara, H. & Ward, S. (2007). Creative Futures: Building the Creative Economy through Universities. Edinburgh, Scotland: Million+
The creative industries are founded on innovation. They are responsive, multifaceted and evolving and have developed new models of business in order to adapt and contribute to...
Atton, C. The British alternative press in the 1990s: aims, organisation, production and “writing” on the social margins. (Thesis). Napier University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/3657
Atton, C. (2010). Alternative Media. In J. D. H. Downing (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Social Movement Media, 15-20. Sage
Arts & Humanities Research Council
Atton, C. (2010). Anarchist media. In J. D. H. Downing (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Social Movement Media, 43-48. Sage
Atton, C. (2010). Zines. In J. D. H. Downing (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Social Movement Media, 565-567. Sage
Atton, C. (2010). Popular music fanzines: genre, aesthetics, and the “Democratic Conversation”. Popular Music and Society. 33, 517-531. doi:10.1080/03007761003694316. ISSN 0300-7766
Research into fanzines has tended to locate them as subcultural artefacts whose significance is found in their symbolic fit with the subculture responsible for producing them....
Atton, C. (2009). In search of cultural politics in a Fall fanzine. In M. Goddard, & B. Halligan (Eds.), Mark E. Smith and the Fall: Art, Music and Politics, 169-180. Ashgate
Atton, C. (2009). Alternative journalism: ideology and practice. In S. Allan (Ed.), The Routledge Companion to News and Journalism Studies, 169-178. Routledge
Atton, C. (2009). Why alternative journalism matters. Journalism, 10(3), 283-285. doi:10.1177/1464884909102582
Atton, C. (2008). Why Fanzines matter. In S. Franklin (Ed.), Setting the Standard: A Project for Improving Rangers, 4-5. Gersnet
It is easy, perhaps too easy, to dismiss fanzines. Some consider them as the inconsequent ramblings of obsessive’s with too much time on their hands. Others feel that they are...
Atton, C. (2008). Alternative and Citizen Journalism. In K. Wahl-Jorgensen, & T. Hanitzsch (Eds.), The Handbook of Journalism Studies, 265-278. Routledge
This chapter examines journalism that is produced not by professionals but by those outside mainstream media organizations. Amateur media producers typically have little or no...
Atton, C. (2008). Writing about listening: alternative discourses in rock journalism. Popular Music. 28, 53-67. doi:10.1017/S026114300800158X. ISSN 0261-1430
‘Alternative’ publications challenge the conventional discourses of rock journalism. In particular, the dominant discourses of authenticity, masculinity and mythology might b...
Atton, C., & Hamilton, J. F. (2008). Alternative Journalism. Sage
Alternative Journalism is the first book to investigate and analyse the diverse forms and genres of journalism that have arisen as challenges to mainstream news coverage. From...
Atton, C. (2007). Bringing theory into practice: locating staff research in the undergraduate classroom. In L. Whistlecroft (Ed.), Creative Graduates: Learning and Research in the Creative Arts, 49-52. PALATINE
This case study comes from the final year undergraduate course, Alternative and Radical Media, which is taught on BA (Hons) Journalism; BA (Hons) Cultural and Media Studies; B...
Atton, C. (2007). Bringing alternative media practice to theory: Media power, alternative journalism and production. In J. D. H. Downing, & M. Pajnik (Eds.), Alternative Media and the Politics of Resistance: Perspectives and Challenges, 31-48. Peace Institute