Public lecture about PhD thesis by Jette Rygaard
consumption of Greenlandic youth
Head of Department of Language, Literature & Media, Jette Rygaard, presents her PhD thesis at Ilisimatusarfik 21 March at 15.15 - followed by a reception at 16.00.
In her PhD, Jette has studied the media consumption of Greenlandic youth through quantitative and qualitative surveys of 12-25 year olds' lives with media in Greenlandic cities 1996 - 2016.
In her PhD, Jette asks questions like:
- Which media do the young people use in their everyday lives?
- What interests them?
- What is the main challenge for the young people in relation to their media usage, such as 'access'?
- How do these young people use media to optimize their identity and their living conditions as young locals in a globalized world?