Reading List

Monica Arino

Ofcom Annual Plan:

Ofcom consultation document on Net Neutrality:

Ofcom consultation on online infringement of copyright:

Ali Fisher


Ali Fisher, "Mapping the Great Beyond; Identifying Meaningful Networks in Public Diplomacy", CPD Perspectives in Public Diplomacy, Paper 2, 2010

Ali Fisher, "Music For The Jilted Generation: Open-Source Public Diplomacy", The Hague Journal of Diplomacy, Volume 3, Number 2, September 2008 , pp. 129-152(24)

Ali Fisher, “Bullets with Butterfly Wings; Tweets, Protest Networks, and the Iranian Election.” in Media, Power, and Politics in the Digital Age, (ed. Y Kamalipour) forthcoming. (2010)

Links to digital versions of all three can be found here:

Public Diplomacy -
Architecture of Human Networks -


David Levy

On the UK scene The BBC white paper on Charter review from 2006: (Focus on the Introduction & summary pages 1-9)

Also Steve Barnett's article on the BBC Charter Process - "Public Service Broadcasting: A manifesto for survival in the multimedia age (a case study of the BBC's new charter process) RIPE conference 2008:

Raymond Kuhn, Public Service TV in Sarkozy's France, Ripe Conference 2008:


Ben O'Loughlin

Great Power Politics and Strategic Narratives (Working Paper)


Alongkorn Parivudhiphongs

Thailand's Media Regulation after Post-2006 coup
Media Regulatory development in Thailand
New Media for Civil Society and Political Censorship in Thailand


Christian Sandvig

Diane Coyle and Patrick Meier. (2009). New Technologies in Emergencies and Conflicts: The Role of Information and Social Networks.  United Nations Foundation Report. 
Kosara, Robert. (2008). Visualization Criticism - The Missing Link Between Information Visualization and Art. IEEE Computer Graphics & Applications (CG&A), Visualization Viewpoints, vol. 28, no. 3, pp. 13-15.
Andrew J. Turner. (2008). Introduction to Neogeography. Sebastopol, CA: O'Reilly. Read ONLY pp. 2-17 (until "advanced"). 

Michael Starks

Digital Switchover: Learning from the Pioneers


Phil Taylor


Ethan Zuckerman