Books to Review for MWC

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The following books are available to review for the Media, War and Conflict Journal. Please email the MWC Reviews Editor Theo Mazumdar direct at bmazumda@usc.edu if you would like to review any of them.   Digital Militarism: Israel’s Occupation in the Social Media Age by Adi Kuntsman & Rebbecca L Stein Israel’s …

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Mediating Gaza

Special issue of Networking Knowledge – the Journal of the MeCCSA PGN Edited by Nour Shreim & Simon Dawes Vol 8, No 2 (2015) ISSN: 1755-9944  Articles   Mediatizing Gaza: An Introduction Nour Shreim, Simon Dawes A Discursive Analysis of the Gaza Conflict of 2008-09: Provocation and Proportionality in War …

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War and Representation Network Conference

Anniversary Culture II: 1815 and 1915: From Waterloo to Gallipoli Saturday 21 November 2015, University of Leicester Keynote Speakers: Professor Simon Bainbridge, University of Lancaster Professor Jane Chapman, University of Lincoln Proposals are invited for the second in a series of conferences to mark the centenary years of the First …

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The British Media and Bloody Sunday

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New book by Greg McLaughlin and Stephen Baker On Bloody Sunday, January 30, 1972, British paratroopers killed thirteen innocent men in Derry. It was one of the most controversial events in the history of the Northern Ireland conflict and also one of the most mediated. The horror was recorded in newspapers …

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Imaging War – Imagining the Nation

A Cultural History of the Soldier in Europe 1800-2014 Call for contributions to an informal workshop to be held at the University of Warwick, 29-31 May 2015 organised by Dr Ian Roberts (Warwick) and Dr Andrew Plowman (Liverpool) Images of conflict and of soldiers engaged in conflict have featured in …

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Cultures of sound and the war without end

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Tuesday 2nd June 2015, 12-6pm, Sussex Humanities Lab, University of Sussex, UK Public Culture Hub and Sussex Centre for Cultural Studies, in the School of Media, Film and Music at University of Sussex invite you to attend in a half-day symposium exploring cultures of sound and the war without end. Marking …

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Kajaki: Film Screening and Q&A

The War and Media Network are pleased to host a film screening of the BAFTA nominated film ‘Kajaki‘ plus Q&A with Director Paul Katis and Producer Andrew De Lotbiniere. Komedia at Dukes, Brighton 23rd March, 18.00 Click here to book tickets Download the poster for more info Watch the trailer below …

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