Date: 30/11/2015 | Time: 1.00pm – 2.30pm
You are warmly invited to participate in the first of a series of events on multimodality. As a phenomenon of communication, the term ‘multimodality’ is being increasingly used in the arts, humanities and social sciences to refer to the combination of multiple resources to make meaning.
Date: 20/1/2016 | Time: 4.15pm – 5.30pm
The Feminist Reading Group is hosting guest speaker Dr. Yvonne Tasker, Professor of Film Studies, Dean of Faculty of Arts and Humanities, University of East Anglia.
Date: 9/3/2016 | Time: 4.15pm – 5.30pm
Toby Miller, Professor of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies, Cardiff University and Sir Walter Murdoch, Professor of Cultural Policy Studies, Murdoch University.
Date: 16/3/2016 | Time: 4.15pm – 5.30pm
Dr Lee Edwards, Associate Professor, Communications Studies (PR); Postgraduate Tutor; Programme Leader, MA in Public Relations and Society, School of Media and Communication, University of Leeds
Date: 23/3/2016 | Time: 4.15pm – 5.30pm
The Feminist Reading Group is hosting guest speaker Dr. Aristea Fotopoulou, Lecturer in Media, University of Brighton who will come to the School to speak on 23rd March.
Date: 26/11/2015 | Time: 4.30pm – 6.00pm
The Leeds Music Reading Group will meet on 26th November. We will be discussing Virinder Kalra’s new book, Sacred and Secular Musics: A Postcolonial Approach (Bloomsbury, 2015).
Date: 25/11/2015 | Time: 4.15pm – 5.30pm
The accelerating spread of digital technologies over the last twenty years is one of the defining features of our time, a development that has been compared to steam power, electricity, and the rise of broadcast media in terms of its scale, scope, and social significance. Understanding the consequences is a central challenge for the social and human sciences.
Date: 24/11/2015 | Time: 5.00pm – 6.30pm
David Hesmondhalgh, Kate Oakley, David Lee and Melissa Nisbett discuss their new book, Culture, Economy and Politics: the Case of New Labour (Palgrave Macmillan, 2015) and recent developments in Labour cultural policy.
Date: 17/11/2015 | Time: 4.15pm – 5.30pm
Branded Networks, Creativity and Change in the U.S Television Industry: Algorithmic Television. A presentation by Serra Tinic, Amanda D. Lotz, and Timothy Havens.
Date: 12/11/2015 | Time: 3.00pm – 4.30pm
In 2015/2016 the Visual and Digital Cultures Research Group will run a series of events on the theme of “Representation”. Our first event of the year is a reading group, which will take place on Thursday November 12, 3-4:30 pm in Baines Wing 1.15.
Date: 11/11/2015 | Time: 4.15pm – 5.30pm
Flying too close to the sun: Film support, sustainability and the UK Film Council. Professor Gillian Doyle, Director of CCPR, University of Glasgow. Clothworkers’ North Lecture Theatre, G.12
Date: 4/11/2015 | Time: 4.15pm – 5.30pm
The field of propaganda and influence is huge. While it contains a significant amount on military propaganda, there is hardly anything on intelligence agencies in this area.
Date: 4/11/2015 | Time: 2.00pm – 3.30pm
The Feminist Reading Group is meeting on 4th November in Clothworkers North (room tbc) for a reading from Mary Jacobus (1979) ‘The difference of view’ in Women Writing and Writing About Women.
Inside the pitching session: trade rituals as expressions of industrial self-concept in the Danish independent television industry
Date: 27/10/2015 | Time: 4.15pm – 5.30pm
In this session, Katrine Broe Sorensen (University of Aarhus, Denmark) will examine the significance of pitching session practices as a means of manifesting work relationships and industrial membership in the Danish Independent Television production industry.
Date: 22/10/2015 | Time: 3.00pm – 4.30pm
The International Communication Research Group (ICRG) will be holding its first meeting of this academic year on Thursday 22nd October. We would like to invite all staff and PhD students interested in current research and developments in international communications to join in our discussions.