Rod Benson revisiting the “New Descriptivism”

by Rasmus Kleis Nielsen

Rod Benson have a provocative talk entitled “Challenging the New Descriptivism” at our ICA 2014 preconference on qualitative political communication research, engaging in a constructive–and robustly critical–way with the Actor-Network-Theory (ANT) approach that is increasingly popular especially in some parts of journalism studies.

Rod has now returned to his original post and added a response to the many comments, with more to come. Check out the discussion here.