ISSN 2043-7633

Egor Panchenko

Egor L. Panchenko is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of History and Theory of Culture, Russian State University for the Humanities, Moscow. He is conducting research on online-news sites and social media as a form of digital public sphere and their role in Russian politics. His graduate work was devoted to the integration of online-news sites and social networks in Runet. In 2010, he took part in the project Impact of the Internet on Russian Politics, Media, and Society, conducted by Berkman Centre for Internet and Society at Harvard University, studying public discourse in the Russian blogosphere.

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For Fair Elections: Protest Activity in Social Media

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‘For Fair Elections’: Protest Activity in Social Media

Convergence of Internet News Media and Social Networks on Runet: A New Public Sphere or a Space of Control?

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Online news sites and social media in Russia are emerging at present. Their convergence constructs a type of media system that helps overcome the disconnected character of traditional media. Audiences …
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