22nd June 2017 (all day)
17th May 2017, 4.15pm – 5.30pm
This presentation focuses on the mediation of the #LondonIsOpen campaign, which followed the Brexit vote.
16th May 2017, 4.15pm – 5.30pm
The Professor of Cultural Economy at Monash University (Melbourne) will be giving a seminar on Postcapitalism and the Cultural Economy.
Public Lecture: Gunther Kress and Theo van Leeuwen - Modes, meaning and boundaries: questions and namings
15th May 2017, 4.15pm – 5.45pm
Co-founders and pioneers of multimodality and social semiotics, Professor Gunther Kress and Professor Theo van Leeuwen, host a public lecture on “Modes, meaning and boundaries: questions and namings”.
Research Seminar: Professor Karen Sanders - Populism and exclusionary narratives: the ‘other’ in Podemos’ 2014 EU election campaign
10th May 2017, 4.15pm – 5.30pm
In addition to claiming to be identified with the people, many populist political parties are characterised by exclusionary narratives which centre on groups such as immigrants and religious minorities, a feature considered by analysts as specific to right-wing populism.
10th May 2017, 1.30pm – 4.30pm
Dr Jairo Lugo-Ocando will give a talk at a Royal Statistical Society event entitled: 'Poor numbers, poor news: the ideology of poverty statistics in the news media'.
Research Seminar: Roberta Sassatelli - All that is Fit Melts into Consumer Capitalism. The Embodied Consumer Facing Commercialism
3rd May 2017, 4.15pm – 5.30pm
Roberta Sassatelli reflects on her research on commercial fitness activities, considering how they are both illuminated by, and illuminate, relevant aspects of contemporary commercialism in the Global West.
2nd May 2017, 4.00pm – 5.00pm
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