FALKLANDS/MALVINAS 35 YEARS ON

An international and interdisciplinary one-day workshop at Keele University Tuesday 30 May 2017 Claus Moser Building, CM0.12   Programme 10.00: Tea and coffee
10.20: Welcome and introduction 10.30-11.40: Military Cultures in Britain and Argentina Helen Parr (Keele University), ‘Professional, Regimented, Aggressive: British Paratroopers and the Falklands War’. Eleonora Natale (Keele University), …

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MEDIA, WAR AND PEACEBUILDING

Tuesday 14 March 2017 6:30pm to 8:00pm Speaker: Professor Clemencia Rodríguez Respondent: Dr Shakuntala Banaji Chair: Professor Nick Couldry Hosted by Department of Media and Communications, LSE Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building The presence of armed groups and the proximity of armed violence and war have a tremendous impact …

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CFP: Two-way Tickets: Travel, Home and War

University of Oxford, 20 June 2017 Deadline for abstracts: Monday 24th April War necessitates travel: soldiers on active duty are ‘mobilised’, and so in a different sense are the people that war has displaced or made homeless. From the peripli of classical antiquity to the Grand Tour, from ethnographic and imperialist …

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Broadcasting War

An interdisciplinary 1-day workshop University of  Warwick – Saturday 6th May 2017 Booking now open (£10/£5 students):http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/hrc/confs/bw This workshop will bring together scholars interested in how war has been broadcast to the public in the 20th and 21st centuries. From the early use of radio, through to newsreel, television, 24-hour …

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