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Henry Mainsah

Henry Mainsah


Henry Mainsah is a Research Professor at OsloMet and part of the Technology and Suatainability research group at Consumption Research Norway (SIFO). He obtained a PhD in Media and Communication from the University of Oslo and has developed an interdisciplinary research portfolio located at the crossroads between the social sciences and the creative disciplines focusing on digital media, youth culture, design, and interdisciplinary methods. Mainsah’s research covers topics such as digitization, digital literacy, youth culture, smart living, creative research methods, and participatory design. 

Research projects

Scientific publications

Dahle, Margunn Serigstad; Dralega, Carol Azungi; Mainsah, Henry (2024). 12. Video gaming and parents’ mediation strategies in a Norwegian context. Dahle, Margunn Serigstad; Meyer, Grete Skjeggestad (Ed.). Danning i digitale praksiser. Digital danning i barnehage, skole, hjem og fritid.. p. 187-204. Fagbokforlaget.

Teigen, Helene Maria Fiane ; Paupini, Cristina ; Mainsah, Henry (2023). Intra-Acting With Technology During Remote Fieldwork in Homes: Curating Video Interviews and Drawing Methods. 12 p. International Journal of Qualitative Methods (IJQM). Vol. 22.

Mainsah, Henry ; Rafiki, Nicole (2022). Methodological reflections on curating an artistic event with African youth in a Norwegian city. Qualitative Research.

Raymond, Corbin Edin; Morrison, Andrew; Mainsah, Henry Nsaidzeka (2022). Framing scenario thinking in a mode of futures by design inquiry. Proceedings of DRS.

Mainsah, Henry (2022). Exploring creative pedagogies for research methods: Reflections from a workshop series. Methodological Innovations. Vol. 15.

Hebrok, Marie ; Mainsah, Henry (2022). Skinny as a Bird: Design fiction as a vehicle for reflecting on food futures. 12 p. Futures: The journal of policy, planning and futures studies. Vol. 141.

Prøitz, Lin; Langeland, Fredrik; Steinnes, Kamilla Knutsen ; Mainsah, Henry (2022). Hybride maskuliniteter og hatideologi på nett: en litteraturgjennomgang om incels i et feministisk medievitenskapelig perspektiv. Norsk Medietidsskrift. Vol. 29.

Sanchez Boe, Carolina; Mainsah, Henry (2022). Porte de la Chapelle: Les migrants à la trace. Gardesse, Camille; Le Courant, Stefan; Diez, Evangeline (Ed.). ÉDITIONS L'ŒIL D'OR.

Langeland, Fredrik; Prøitz, Lin; Steinnes, Kamilla Knutsen ; Mainsah, Henry (2022). I de sosiale ytterkantene. Konstruksjoner av kjønn og maskuliniteter hos norske menn i ufrivillig sølibat. Tidsskrift for kjønnsforskning. Vol. 46.

Dralega, Carol Azungi; Katuwal, Yam Bahadur; Mainsah, Henry (2022). COVID-19 Lockdown, Information Access and Use Among African Diaspora in Norway. Dralega, Carol Azungi; Napakol, Angella (Ed.). COVID-19 and the Media in Sub-Saharan Africa: Media Viability, Framing and Health Communication. p. 197-213. Emerald Group Publishing Limited.

These publications are obtained from Cristin. The list may be incomplete