The Jay Blumler Lecture 2017: 'From the Ministry of Truth to post-truth politics: Populism and the new crisis of public communication', Professor Silvio Waisbord
Date: 7/2/2018 | Time: 5.00pm – 6.30pm
The 2017 Jay Blumler Lecture will be given by Professor Silvio Waisbord from George Washington University, USA.
Date: 6/12/2017 | Time: 4.30pm – 6.30pm
The Acting Class is a documentary feature film by Mike Wayne and Deirdre O’Neill that explores the causes and consequences of class stratification in the acting profession.
Date: 4/12/2017 | Time: 4.00pm – 5.30pm
An event about the rise of “Fake News“: Global Trends in Digital Disinformation.
Date: 22/11/2017 | Time: 2.00pm – 4.00pm
How have marginalised groups used social media and the internet (website, twitter feeds and storifies, Youtube channels) to present their own versions of their community’s history?
Date: 15/11/2017 | Time: 4.15pm – 5.30pm
How do individual politicians use the news media to reach their political goals?
Date: 14/11/2017 | Time: 6.00pm – 8.00pm
Our PhD researcher, James Mason, will speak about Disney film genres and their audiences.
Research Seminar: Susan Luckman - Popping Up Everywhere: Urban creative economies, social media and accelerated cultures of urban experiential consumption
Date: 4/10/2017 | Time: 4.15pm – 5.30pm
Susan Luckman will talk about creativity-led urban regeneration strategies which have become established mainstays of governmental policy.
Date: 27/9/2017 | Time: 4.15pm – 5.30pm
Today’s economic system, premised on the sale of physical goods, does not fit the information age we live in.
Date: 19/9/2017 | Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm
If we were to build around the concept of the citizen, instead of the patient – what would we build and prioritise?
Date: 25/7/2017 | Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm
What would a health service that embedded humanity into leadership look like?
Date: 27/6/2017 | Time: 1.00pm – 4.00pm
Policy issues often belatedly ask questions about humanity, morality and ethics. How we might design policy for digital humanity?