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Patrik Lundell

Position: Professor School/office: School of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences

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Room: F3164

Patrik Lundell
Research subject Research environments

About Patrik Lundell

Lundell joined Örebro University and HumUS 2018. PhD 2002, associate professor/reader (docent) 2009 in history of science and ideas at Lund University. He has been postdoctoral fellow (culture studies) at Linköping University, senior lecturer (media history and journalism) at Lund University, researcher (history of science and ideas) at Uppsala University and professor (history) at Mid Sweden University.



Lundell's research is mainly in media history and has, among other things, been about media ideology and criticism, self-images and legitimacy efforts, public participation and right-wing extremist media strategies. From 2014 to 2020, he was the editor of the peer reviewed book series Mediehistoriskt arkiv. From 2020, he is, among other things, involved in a project that works with digital methods: "Information flows across the Baltic Sea: Swedish-language press as a cultural mediator 1771–1918," funded by The Society of Swedish Literature in Finland (SLS). The project has created this public database. And from 2022 he is the project leader of "Information highways of the 19th century: The public sphere as newspaper infrastructure and shared content," funded by the Swedish Research Council and also engaged with computer-assisted methods.

Latest books: Information Flows across the Baltic Sea: Towards a Computational Approach to Media History, published in 2023, is a volume edited with colleagues at the University of Turku, the University of Helsinki and Umeå University. From Big Bang to big data: A history of the media from 2023 is an overview written with colleagues at Umeå University and Lund University. Intellectual collaboration with the Third Reich: Treason or reason? from 2019 is an anthology edited with colleagues at Uppsala University.



Lundell is one of the state's representatives on the board of the Swedish Labour Movement's Archives and Libraries, member of the board of Föreningen Mediehistoriskt arkiv and Örebro University's representative in the steering committee of Kriterium (a platform for the review, publication and dissemination of high-quality academic books).





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Articles in journals

Articles, book reviews


Chapters in books

Collections (editor)

Conference papers

Data set

Doctoral theses, monographs