Dr. Christoph Raetzsch

creatzsch

Organisational Communication

Lecturer

Address Garystr. 55
Room 266
14195 Berlin
Telephone 838 51125
Email christoph.raetzsch@fu-berlin.de
Homepage http://raetzsch.berlin/

Office hours

As of 1 October 2016 I am a lecturer in the Division of Organisational Communication. Email and Phone are unchanged.

Curriculum Vitae

  • since Oct. 2016: Lecturer at the Division of Organisational Communication
  • 2015 - 2016: Lecturer at the Division of Journalism Studies
  • 2014 – 2015: Post-doctoral researcher Division of Journalism Studies (DRS Honors Fellowship)
  • 2009 - 2014 Doctoral student at Freie Universität Berlin, Graduate School of North American Studies (Dept. of Culture), Dissertation title: “Journalistic Practice and the Cultural Valuation of New Media: Topicality, Objectivity, Network” (defended Jan. 2014, final grade: “magna cum laude”)
  • 2008 – 2009 Project management assistant, Wegweiser GmbH Berlin
  • 2005 – 2008 Graduate student of media consulting, Technische Universität Berlin (Diplom-Medienberater)
  • 2006 – 2008 Assistant to foreign correspondent, The Sankei Shimbun, Office Berlin
  • 2007 Research stay at Doshisha University Kyoto, Japan (JSPS Summer Program)
  • 2004 – 2005 Exchange student (Film History and Media Archaeology) University of Amsterdam
  • 2001 – 2004 Undergraduate Studies in American Studies (Culture/Literature) and Communication Sciences, Freie Universität Berlin

 

Memberships and Networks

  • International Communication Association (ICA)/ Journalism Studies Section
  • European Communications Research and Education Association (ECREA); Vice Chair Digital Culture and Communication section
  • YECREA
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Publizistik und Kommunikationswissenschaft (DGPuK)
  • academia.edu

 

Grants and Fellowships

  • 2014 - 15: DRS Honors Fellowship (Freie Universität Berlin, Dahlem Research School)
  • 2009 - 14 (incl. parental leave): Doctoral Scholarship of Graduate School of North American Studies as part of the “Exzellenzinitiative des Bundes und der Länder zur Förderung von Wissenschaft und Forschung an deutschen Hochschulen”
  • 2008: Publication grant of Vereinigte Studienstiftung der Technischen Universität Berlin for Wider die Simulation - Medien und symbolischer Tausch. Revisionen zum Frühwerk Jean Baudrillards [Against Simulation - Media and Symbolic Exchange. Revisions of Jean Baudrillard’s Early Works]
  • 2007: Fellowship of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Summer Program 2007 for research at Doshisha University Kyoto
  • 2004 - 05: Scholarship of ERASMUS Programme to study at the University of Amsterdam

Winter term 2016/17

Seminar: Methoden und Konzepte der Organisationskommunikation und des Journalismus (LV.-Nr.: 28515)
Zeit: montags, 14-16 Uhr
Ort: Garystr. 55, Hörsaal 55/A

Seminar: Social Media in der Organisationskommunikation (LV.-Nr.: 28516)

Zeit: dienstags, 10-12 Uhr
Ort: Ihnestr. 21, Hörsaal 21/A

Modul Medienpraxis

Seminar: Methoden und Strukturen der PR-Praxis, Kurs B (LV.-Nr.: 28582)

Zeit: dienstags, 12-14 Uhr
Ort: Garystr. 55, R 55/121

Praxisseminar: Nachhaltigkeit kommunizieren (LV.-Nr.: 28591)

Zeit: mittwochs, 10-12 Uhr
Ort: Garystr. 55, R 55/302a

Summer term 2016

Seminar: Creating Publics - Journalism in Comparative Perspective (BA Publizistik- und Kommunkationswissenschaft) // follow #createpublics

Seminar: Methoden 1 - Qualitative Methoden für Digitale Daten (BA Publizistik- und Kommunkationswissenschaft)

Winter term 2015/16

Seminar: Journalismus und Digitalisierung (BA Publizistik- und Kommunkationswissenschaft) // follow #ifpukdj

Summer term 2014

Seminar: "Das Politische des Privaten II" (Freie Universität Berlin, Dept. of Journalism Studies, MA Media and Political Communication)

Winter term 2013/2014

Seminar: “Das Politische des Privaten” (Freie Universität Berlin, Dept. of Journalism Studies, MA Media and Political Communication)

Summer term 2011

“Media as Practice - Comparing Forms of Public Communication in American Culture” (BA-level, John F. Kennedy Institute, Berlin)

Books

  • (under contract) Foellmer, S., Lünenborg, M., Raetzsch, C. (Hrsg.) "Media Practices, Social Movement, and Performativity: Transdisciplinary Approaches". Abingdon: Routledge.
  • (2011) Fluck, W., Motyl, K., Pease, D., Raetzsch, C. (eds.) States of Emergency - States of Crisis. REAL - Research in English and American Literature. Vol. 27. Tübingen: Narr Verlag.
  • (2008) Wider die Simulation – Medien und symbolischer Tausch. Revisionen zum Frühwerk Jean Baudrillards [Against Simulation - Media and Symbolic Exchange. Revisions of Jean Baudrillard’s Early Works]. Berliner Schriften zur Medienwissenschaft No. 1. Universitätsverlag der Technischen Universität Berlin.

Articles in edited volumes and journals

  • (2015). “Real Pictures of Current Events: The Photographic Legacy of Journalistic Objectivity.” Media History 21(3): 294-312. https://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13688804.2015.1053387. Reprinted in Broersma, M., Steel, J. (eds.) (2016). "Redefining Journalism in the Era of the Mass Press, 1880-1920". Abingdon: Routledge.
  • (2015, with Helen Kennedy, Jan-Jaap Heine, Ivar Dusseljee) “Open Data Outside the Open Data Bubble.” [Working Paper] Digital Methods Winterschool, University Amsterdam. (OA)
  • (2015, with Friederike Schönhardt) “Videoblog.” The SAGE International Encyclopedia of Mass Media and Society. Debra Merskin; J. Geoffrey Golson (Hrsg.). Los Angeles: Sage. (still under review).
  • (2011) “‘All the News that’s Fit to Circulate’ – Reframing Journalistic Practices after Journalism.” In: Winfried Fluck, Katharina Motyl, Donald Pease, Christoph Raetzsch (eds.). States of Emergency - States of Crisis. REAL - Research in English and American Literature. Vol. 27. Tübingen: Narr Verlag. 143-164.

Reviews

Conference Presentations

  • (mit H. Bødker) "Journalism and the Circulation of Communicative Objects". ICA Annual Meeting "Communicating with Power" (Fukuoka, Japan, June 2016)
  • (with Margreth Lünenborg) “Media Practices and Social Change: Rethinking Concepts of Publics in the Digital Age.” Social Media and the Transformation of the Public Sphere (ACGS, Universiteit van Amsterdam, June 2014)
  • (with Lynn Berger) "Reproduced in Print: The Halftone Process and the Definition of Journalistic Objectivity." The Unlovable Press. Conversations with Michael Schudson (Centre for Media and Journalism Studies, Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, June 2014)
  • “The Penny Press and the Cultural Valuation of Topicality.” The Unlovable Press. Conversations with Michael Schudson (Centre for Media and Journalism Studies, Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, June 2014)
  • “Innovation through Practice: Understanding the Cultural Valuation of Technology.” Future of Journalism - Conference (Cardiff University, September 2013)
  • “The Photographic Legacy of Journalistic Objectivity.” Redefining Journalism in the Era of the Mass Press (ICOSS, University of Sheffield, July 2013)
  • "Approaching Journalism History through Practice Theory." Presentation at the 4th European Communication Conference. European Communications Research and Education Association (ECREA). Istanbul, October 2012.
  • “Journalistic Practices and Audience Participation: Perspectives from the 1830's.” Presentation at the European Communications Research and Education Association (ECREA), Biannual Workshop Digital Culture and Communication Section. (Centre d'Estudis i Recursos Culturals, Barcelona, November 2011).
  • “Images of the Cybernetic Body, or the Banality of the Future.” Fourth International Graduate Conference American Bodies: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Modes of Power (John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies, Berlin, May 2011)
  • “Inventing the News: Journalistic Practices in Early American Penny Papers 1833-1846.” 9th Annual Graduate Students and Graduate Conference: Approaching Literary and Cultural Theory (Humboldt Universität Berlin, November 2010)
  • “Journalistic Practices after Journalism - On the function of news in network media.” Annual Conference of the Mid-Atlantic Popular/American Culture Association (Alexandria, VA, October 2010)
  • “Disassembling the Audience: Journalistic Practices in Networked Communication.” 13. Fulbright Summer School in the Humanities: The History of Reading and the Future of Readers (Lomonosow University, Moscow, June 2010)
  • “‘All the News That's Fit to Circulate’ - Reframing Journalistic Practices after Journalism.” Third Graduate Student Conference States of Emergency - Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the Dynamics of Crisis (John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies, Berlin, June 2010)
  • “Symbolic Exchange Revisited”. The Succession of Simulacra: Jean Baudrillard: A Symposium. (University of California, Santa Barbara, April 2008)
  • “The Challenge of Networks to Newspapers”. Closing Symposium of the JSPS Summer Program 2007 (Tokyo, August 2007)