February 12th, 2018New research by Dr Jason Cabañes has found that a network of digital workers are designing political disinformation campaigns and creating fake news in the Philippines.
January 22nd, 2018Winners for the RTS Yorkshire Student Awards will be announced on 28 February and will be put forward for consideration in the national RTS Student Awards.
January 8th, 2018Ninety years after the Royal Television Society’s inaugural meeting at the University of Leeds, the Yorkshire Society has unveiled a plaque to celebrate its anniversary.
Julie Firmstone, Stephen Coleman and John Corner publish chapters in a book about the political communication of EU politics in television news
January 2nd, 2018The book explores how politics is performed and discursively constructed in television news and current affairs in five countries during the European Parliamentary elections of 2014.
December 7th, 2017"Neither can we see media technology or the media as a good or bad thing for democracy. It all depends of the context and dynamics in each society" said Dr Jairo Lugo-Ocando in his talk.
December 4th, 2017A study by researchers in our School has discovered that the BBC’s Question Time Leaders' Special may have swung more than a million people’s votes in June’s General Election.
November 29th, 2017Dr Giorgia Aiello will give the opening keynote for City Talk: Urban Identities, Mobilities and Textualities at the University of Bern.
November 29th, 2017Poor News: Media Discourses of Poverty in Times of Austerity examines the way discourses of poverty are articulated in the news media.