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The forgotten audience? A research on the role of television fiction in the identity construction of migrant youngsters: A reception analysis from a visual ethnographic perspective

The purpose of this research is to elaborate on the meaning of popular fictional televisionprogrammes for migrant youngsters. We will study this by means of qualitative audience-and reception research. More specifically, we will study the impact of popular fiction contents on the identity construction of migrant teenagers. To do this, we will use a recently developed method visual ethnography.

Date:1 Oct 2008 →  30 Sep 2012
Keywords:audience research, identity construction, television fiction and visual ethnography, migrant youngsters
Disciplines:Other media and communications, Journalism and professional writing, Communication sciences, Media studies