Global Humanitarianism and Media Culture


Conference to be held at the University of Sussex, Brighton, UK, 6-8 February 2015 Supported by the School of Media, Film and Music and the Sussex Centre for the Visual Keynote speakers: Professor Lilie Chouliaraki (London School of Economics). Author of The Ironic Spectator: Solidarity in the Age of Post-humanitarianism (2012) …

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INCORE: The Role of Media in Conflict

INFOCORE is an international collaborative research project funded under the 7th European Framework Program of the European Commission. It comprises leading experts from all social sciences dealing, and includes nine renowned research institutions from seven countries. Its main aim is to investigate the role(s) that media play in the emergence …

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World Documentary Film and TV Conference


4-6 September 2014 To contribute to world cinema documentary studies and to film theory/practice debates, the World Documentary Film & TV Conference aims to bring together international scholars and film practitioners. It seeks to critically examine historical and contemporary world documentary films and factual television productions, whose analyses have been developed …

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As Above, So Below: Drone Culture

CFP: Special issue of Culture Machine, Vol.16 (2015) Edited by Rob Coley and Dean Lockwood (University of Lincoln, UK) The colloquium, ‘As Above, So Below’, held at the University of Lincoln in May 2014, proved the topic of drone culture to be a productive and resonant point of access …

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