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?
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: 11/10/2017 | Time: 5.00pm – 6.30pm
The 2017 Jay Blumler Lecture will be given by Professor Silvio Waisbord from George Washington University, USA.
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?
Date: 17/5/2017 | Time: 4.15pm – 5.30pm
This presentation focuses on the mediation of the #LondonIsOpen campaign, which followed the Brexit vote.
Date: 16/5/2017 | Time: 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
Date: 15/5/2017 | Time: 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
Date: 10/5/2017 | Time: 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.
Research Seminar: Roberta Sassatelli - All that is Fit Melts into Consumer Capitalism. The Embodied Consumer Facing Commercialism
Date: 3/5/2017 | Time: 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.
Research Seminar: Dr Vincent Manzerolle - Engineering Serendipity: Innovation Policy and the ‘New Spirit of Capitalism’ in Canada’s Tech Sector
Date: 26/4/2017 | Time: 4.15pm – 5.30pm
Vincent Manzerolle’s research focuses on the political economy of digital media and related industries.
Date: 20/4/2017 | Time: 9.00am – 5.00pm
This symposium will examine the influence and impact over the years of foreign aid on journalism practice and education.
Date: 22/3/2017 | Time: 4.15pm – 5.30pm
In this seminar, Julian McDougall will consider challenges and opportunities for media educators ‘pre-Brexit and post-truth’ and in the institutional contexts of TEF, REF and Stern.