Introduction audience/society transformations / Nico Carpentier, Kim Schrøder and Lawrie Hallett Using the media. Cross-media use: Unfolding complexities in contemporary audiencehood / Jakob Bjur, Kim Schrøder, Uwe Hasebrink, Ceric Courtois, Hanna Adoni and Hillel Nossek New genres: new roles for the audience? An overview of recent research / Ranjana Das, Jelena Kleut and Guran Bolin On the role of media in socially demanding situations / Ingrid Paus-Hasebrink, Jasmin Kulterer, David Omahel and Vera Kontrakov Unpacking the audience's complex structures (generations, minorities and networks). Generations and media: The social construction of generational identity and differences / Nicoletta Vittadini, Andra Siibak, Irena Carpentier Reifov and Helena Bilandzic "Lost in mainstreaming"? Ethnic minority audiences for public and private broadcasting / Marta Cola, Kaarina Nikunen, Alexander Dhoest and Gavan Titley Networks of belonging: Interaction, participation and consumption of mediatised content / Paula Cordeiro, Manuel Damsio, Guy Starkey, Ines Botelho, Patricia Dias, Carla Ganito, Catia Ferreira and Sara Henriques Participation in and through the media. The democratic (media) revolution: A parallel genealogy of political and media participation / Nico Carpentier, Peter Dahlgren and Francesca Pasquali The mediation of civic participation: Diverse forms of political agency in a multimedia age / Peter Lunt, Anne Kaun, Pille Pruulmann-Vengerfeldt, Birgit Stark and Liesbet Van oonen New perspectives on audience activity: 'prosumption' and media activism as audience practices / Brian O'Neill, J. Ignacio Gallego, Frauke Zeller The role of the media industry when participation is a product / Jose M. Noguera, Mikko Villi, Nora Nyire, Emiliana de Blasio and Melanie Bourdaa Prerequisites of participation: access, literacies and trust. Transforming digital divides in different national contexts / Sascha Triltzsch, Ragne Kiuts-Klemm, Piermarco Aroldi Situating media literacy in the changing media environment: critical insights from European research on audiences / Sonia Livingstone, Christine W. Wijnen, Tao Papaioannou, Conceio Costa and Maria del Mar Grandio What does it mean to trust the media? / Tereza Pavlokov, Lars Nyre and Jelena Juriic.