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  • PL 54 (Unioninkatu 37)

    00014

    Finland

  • PL 54 (Unioninkatu 37), 1072

    HELSINGIN YLIOPISTO

    Finland

20052020

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Publications

2020

Digital media ethnographers on the move – An unexpected proposal

Sumiala, J. & Tikka, M., 19 Feb 2020, In : Journal of Digital Social Research. 2, 1, p. 39–55 17 p.

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Just a ‘Stupid Reflex’? Digital Witnessing of the Charlie Hebdo Attacks and the Mediation of Conflict

Sumiala, J., Tikka, M. & Valaskivi, K., 2020, (Accepted/In press) Theorising Media and Conflict. Budka, P. & Bräuchler, B. (eds.). Berghahn books

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Mediasuru - kenen elämällä on väliä?

Sumiala, J., 2020, Suru. Lahti, T. (ed.). Duodecim, p. 34-44

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterProfessional

‘Our words are stronger’: Re-enforcing boundaries through ritual work in a terrorist news event

Sumiala, J. & Räisä, T., 1 May 2020, In : International Journal of Cultural Studies. 23, 3, p. 422-438 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

2019

Agony at a Distance: Investigating Digital Witnessing in YouTube

Sumiala, J., 2019, Responsibility and Resistance: Ethics in Mediatized Worlds. Eberwein, T., Karmasin, M., Krotz, F. & Rath, M. (eds.). Springer, p. 131-145 15 p. (Ethik in mediatisierten Welten).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Charlie Hebdo, 2015: ‘Liveness’ and acceleration of conflict in a hybrid media event

Sumiala, J., Tikka, M. & Valaskivi, K., 1 Jun 2019, In : Media, war & conflict. 12, 2, p. 202-218 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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The Mourning News: Reporting Violent Death in a Global Age

Sumiala, J., 4 May 2019, In : Mass Communication and Society. 22, 3, p. 417-419 3 p.

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Youth in the Media City: Belonging and Control on the Move

Sumiala, J. M. (ed.) & Niitamo, A. M. (ed.), 2019, Helsinki: Finnish Youth Research Society ; Finnish Youth Research Network. 70 p. (Publications; no. 212)

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issueGeneral public

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2018

Deconstructing Immortality? Identity work and the death of David Bowie in Digital Media

Sumiala, J. M., Aug 2018, A Networked Self and Birth, Life, Death. Papacharissi, Z. (ed.). 1st Edition ed. Routledge, Taylor & Francis, (A Networked Self).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Digital Rituals and the Quest for Existential Security

Sumiala, J. M., 2018, Digital Existence: Ontology, Ethics and Transcendence in Digital Culture. Lagerkvist, A. (ed.). 1st Edition ed. Abingdon: Routledge, Taylor & Francis, (Routledge Studies in Religion and Digital Culture).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

From Media Events to Expressive Events: An Interview with Daniel Dayan

Sumiala, J. M., Valaskivi, K. & Dayan, D., Feb 2018, In : Television & New Media. 19, 2, p. 177-187 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Hybrid Media Events: The Charlie Hebdo Attacks and the Global Circulation of Terrorist Violence

Sumiala, J. M., Valaskivi, K., Tikka, M. M. T. & Huhtamäki, J., 18 May 2018, Bingley, UK: Emerald. 176 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookScientificpeer-review

Introduction: Toward Hybrid Media Events of Terrorist Violence

Sumiala, J. M. & Valaskivi, K., Feb 2018, In : Television & New Media. 19, 2, p. 128-135 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Media, Ritual, and Immortality: The Case of a Masculine Hero

Sumiala, J. M., Aug 2018, Mirrors of Passing: Unlocking the Mysteries of Death, Materiality, and Time. Seebach, S. & Willerslev, R. (eds.). Berghahn books, 12

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Uskonto mediayhteiskunnassa

Sumiala, J. M., 2018, Uskontososiologia. Ketola, K., Martikainen, T. & Taira, T. (eds.). Turku: Eetos ry, (Eetos-julkaisuja; no. 20).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

2017

Introduction: Mediatization in Post-Secular Society - New Perspectives in the Study of Media, Religion and Politics

Sumiala, J. M., 2017, In : Journal of Religion in Europe. 10, 4, p. 361-365 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Mediated Muslim martyrdom: Rethinking digital solidarity in the “Arab Spring”

Sumiala, J. M. & Korpiola, L., 2017, In : New Media & Society. 19, 1, p. 52–66 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Politics of Space in News Media: Mapping Religion in four Finnish Newspapers (2007-2011)

Sumiala, J. M., Hokka, J., Valaskivi, K. & Laakso, S. T., 2017, In : Journal of Religion in Europe. 10, 4, p. 414-436 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

The Naked Blogger of Cairo: Creative Insurgency in the Arab World

Sumiala, J., Apr 2017, In : European Journal of Communication. 32, 2, p. 175-176 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

“Je Suis Charlie” and the Digital Mediascape: The Politics of Death in the Charlie Hebdo Mourning Rituals

Sumiala, J. M., 2017, In : Journal of ethnology and folkloristics. 11, 1, p. 111-126 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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2016

#JeSuisCharlie: Towards a Multi-Method Study of Hybrid Media Events

Sumiala, J. M., Tikka, M. M. T., Huhtamäki, J. & Valaskivi, K., 2016, In : Media and Communication. 4, 4, p. 97-108 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Promootiokulttuurin kuningas Kekkonen

Lounasmeri, L. I. & Sumiala, J. M., 2016, In : Lähikuva : Turun elokuvakerho ry:n jäsenlehti. 29, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Tahrir 2011: Contested Dynamics of a Media Event

Sumiala, J. M. & Korpiola, L., 2016, Media Events : A Critical Contemporary Approach. Mitu, B. & Poulakidakos, S. (eds.). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 31-52 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Vallan ihmeellinen Kekkonen: Katseita erääseen presidenttiin

Sumiala, J. M., Lounasmeri, L. I. (ed.), Elmgren, A., Katajisto, K. M., Hämäläinen, N. & Saarenmaa, L., 2016, Helsinki: Into kustannus. 224 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issueScientificpeer-review

2015

#PrayforParis ja muita globaaliin mediatapahtumaan liittyviä huomioita

Sumiala, J. M., 2015, In : AntroBlogi.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleGeneral public

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Digital urbanisms: Exploring the spectacular, ordinary and contested facets of the media city

Vuolteenaho, Jani; Leurs, Koen; Sumiala, Johanna, 2015, In : Observatorio (OBS). Special Issue, p. 1-21

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Mediatized Rituals and the Performance of Conflict: The death of a Princess and a Prime Minister

Sumiala, J. M., 2015, The Dynamics of Mediatized Conflict. Eskjær, M., Hjarvard, S. & Mortensen, M. (eds.). Peter Lang

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Näin suomalaiset lehdet sitovat uskonnon paikkaan ja kuinka se meihin vaikuttaa

Sumiala, J. M., 2015, In : Areiopagi.fi.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleGeneral public

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News rituals of participation: Negotiating temporalities, categories, and hierarchies of news-making on YouTube

Sumiala, J. M. & Tikka, M. M. T., 2015, In : Anthropological Notebooks. XXI, 3, p. 5-20 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Studying Youth in the Media City: Multi-sited Reflections

Suurpää, L., Hjelm, T., Tikka, M. M. T. & Sumiala, Johanna, Suurpää, Leena, Hjelm, Titus, Tikka, Minttu, 2015, Reflections on Media Education Futures. Kotilainen, S. & Kupiainen, R. (eds.). NORDICOM, Göteborg University, p. 27-37

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

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Studying Youth in the Streets of the Media City: Field Notes on a Relational Perspective

Suurpää, L., Hjelm, T., Tikka, M. M. T. & Suurpää, Leena; Sumiala, Johanna; Hjelm, Titus; Tikka, Minttu, 2015, In : Observatorio (OBS). Special Issue, p. 177-191

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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The politics and praxis of media-city research: a duo interview with Myria Georgiou and Scott McQuire

Koen Leurs, Myria Georgiou, Scott McQuire, Jani Vuolteenaho, Johanna Sumiala , 2015, In : Observatorio (OBS). 2015, Special Issue, p. 193-208

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

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2014

Circulation, reciprocity and activism: Interview with Professor Michael Herzfeld

Sumiala, J. & Valaskivi, K., Jun 2014, In : European Journal of Cultural Studies. 17, 3, p. 275-281 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Ikäihmisen kuolema mediassa

Sumiala, J., 2014, Konsensuskokous/Duodecim. Duodecim

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterGeneral public

Median rituaalit

Sumiala, J., 2014, #Snapshot: Kamerat keskuudessamme. Lehmuskallio, A. & Rastenberg, A-K. (eds.). Helsinki: Suomen valokuvataiteen museo , 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterGeneral public

Mediatization of public death

Sumiala, J., 2014, Mediatization of communication. Lundby, K. (ed.). Berlin: de Gruyter, p. 681–702 22 p. (Handbooks of Communication Science; vol. 21).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Mediatized ritual: Expanding the field in the study of media and ritual

Sumiala, J., 2014, In : Sociology Compass. 8, 7, p. 939–947

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Media Witnessing on YouTube: Rethinking Crisis in a Mediatized Condition

Tikka, M. & Sumiala, J., 2014, Crisis in the Nordic Nations and Beyond: At the Intersection of Environment, Finance and Multiculturalism. Loftsdóttir, K. & Jensen, L. (eds.). Ashgate, p. 9-30 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Nuorten arkiset katupolitiikat mediakaupungissa: Avauksia kaupunkitilan rajojen etnografiseen tutkimiseen

Hjelm, T., Tikka, M., Leena, S. & Sumiala, J., 2014, In : Media & viestintä : kulttuurin ja yhteiskunnan tutkimuksen lehti. 37, 1, p. 48-61 14 p.

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Ritualising Public Death in the Nordic Media

Sumiala, J., 2014, Mediating and Re-Mediating Death. Refslund Christensen, D. & Sandvik, K. (eds.). Surrey: Ashgate, p. 91-110 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Urheilusankarin kuolema: Mika Myllylän kuoleman ritualisointi mediassa

Sumiala, J., 2014, Kuoleman kulttuurit Suomessa. Hakola, O., Kivistö, S. & Mäkinen, V. (eds.). Gaudemus, p. 141-158 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

2013

Broadcast Yourself — Global News! A Netnography of the ‘Flotilla’ News on YouTube

Sumiala, J. & Tikka, M., 2013, In : Communication, culture & critique. 6, 2, p. 318-335

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Circulating social imaginaries: theoretical and methodological reflections

Sumiala, J. & Valaskivi, K., 27 Nov 2013, In : European Journal of Cultural Studies. 17, 3, p. 229-243 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Introduction: Media and Death

Sumiala, J. & Hakola, O. J., 2013, In : Thanatos. 2, 2, p. 3-7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

Media & Viestintä: kulttuurin ja yhteiskunnan tutkimuksen lehti 36 (2013) : 2 [Media ja uskontoainen erikoisnumero]

Valaskivi, K. (ed.), Hokka, J. (ed.), Sumiala, J. (ed.) & Laakso, S. (ed.), 2013, Tampere: Tiedotusopillinen yhdistys. 118 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issueScientificpeer-review

Pelko ruokkii vihaa kilpailuyhteiskunnassa

Salmela, M. & Sumiala, J., 6 Jun 2013, In : Helsingin Sanomat.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleGeneral public

Social media: implications for everyday life, politics and human agency

Lövheim, M., Jansson, A., Paasonen, S. & Sumiala, J., 2013, In : Approaching Religion. 3, 2, p. 26-37 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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