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dr. E.J.T. (Esther) Weltevrede

Universitair docent
  • Faculty of Humanities
    Capaciteitsgroep Media & Cultuur
  • Visiting address
    BG 1
    Turfdraagsterpad 9  
  • Postal address:
    Turfdraagsterpad  9
    1012 XT  Amsterdam

Esther Weltevrede is assistant professor of New Media and Digital Culture at the Department of Media Studies at the University of Amsterdam. She is a member of the Digital Methods Initiative research collective,  investigating digital culture from a medium-specific perspective. Her research interests include software studies, platform studies and issue mapping.


  • Pentzold, C., Weltevrede, E., Mauri, M., Laniado, D., Kaltenbrunner, A., & Borra, E. (2017). Digging Wikipedia: The Online Encyclopedia as a Digital Cultural Heritage Gateway and Site. ACM journal on computing and cultural heritage : JOCCH, 10(1), [5]. DOI: 10.1145/3012285  [details] 
  • Borra, E., Niederer, S., Preuß, J., & Weltevrede, E. (2017). Mapping troll-like practices on twitter. In L. Bounegru, J. Gray, T. Venturini, & M. Mauri (Eds.), A 'Field Guide' to 'Fake News' and Other Information Disorders: A collection of recipes for those who love to cook with digital methods (pp. 161-196). Amsterdam: Public Data Lab. [details] 


  • Weltevrede, E., & Borra, E. (2016). Platform affordances and data practices: The value of dispute on Wikipedia. Big Data & Society, 3(1). DOI: 10.1177/2053951716653418  [details] 
  • Gerlitz, C., Helmond, A., van der Vlist, F., & Weltevrede, E. (2016). App Studies: Platform Rules and Methodological Challenges. In S. De Groote, & P. Majmundar (Eds.), Selected papers of AoIR 2016: The 17th Annual Conference of the Association of Internet Reseachers: Berlin, Germany, 5-8 October 2016 [1251] (AoIR Selected Papers of Internet Research; Vol. 6). Chicago, IL: Association of Internet Researchers. [details] 


  • Borra, E., Weltevrede, E., Ciuccarelli, P., Kaltenbrunner, A., Laniado, D., Magni, G., ... Venturini, T. (2015). Societal Controversies in Wikipedia Articles. In CHI 2015 : Crossings: proceedings of the 33rd annual CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems : April 18-23, 2015, Seoul, Republic of Korea (pp. 193-196). New York, NY: Association for Computing Machinery. DOI: 10.1145/2702123.2702436  [details] 


  • Weltevrede, E., Helmond, A., & Gerlitz, C. (2014). The Politics of Real-time: A Device Perspective on Social Media Platforms and Search Engines. Theory, Culture and Society, 31(6), 125-150. DOI: 10.1177/0263276414537318  [details] 


  • Marres, N., & Weltevrede, E. (2013). Scraping the social? Issues in real-time social research. Journal of Cultural Economy, 6(3), 313-335. DOI: 10.1080/17530350.2013.772070  [details] 
  • Rogers, R., Weltevrede, E., Borra, E., & Niederer, S. (2013). National Web Studies: The Case of Iran Online. In J. Hartley, J. Burgess, & A. Bruns (Eds.), A Companion to New Media Dynamics (pp. 142-166). Oxford: Blackwell. DOI: 10.1002/9781118321607.ch8  [details] 



  • Weltevrede, E. (2011). Digital methods to study digital natives with a cause. In N. Shah, & F. Jansen (Eds.), Digital alternatives with a cause? Book two: to think (pp. 10-23). Bangalore / The Hague: The Centre for Internet and Society / Hivos. [details] 


  • Borra, E. K., Laniado, D., Weltevrede, E. J. T., Mauri, M., Magni, G., Venturini, T., ... Kaltenbrunner, A. (2015). A Platform for Visually Exploring the Development of Wikipedia Articles. Paper presented at ICWSM 2015: The 9th International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media, .


  • Weltevrede, E. J. T. (2016). Repurposing digital methods: The research affordances of platforms and engines [details] 
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