van Es, Karin
Karin van Es, PhD works as an assistant professor at the Media and Culture Studies Department at Utrecht University, The Netherlands. Her research and teaching centres on the transformation of television.
ArticlesIntroductionIn his seminal article, “Communications: Blindspot of Western Marxism” (1977), Dallas Smythe suggested that audiences are the commodity form of advertiser-supported communications, as their time is sold to advertisers. Audience measurement firms establish the...Read more