Conference Programme

 

Conference Sponsors

Thanks to our Conference Sponsors for all their support and assistance with the organisation of the conference:

 

CONFERENCE PROGRAMME:

The full conference programme with relevant details of speakers (including abstracts), venues, and special events can be found at the following FULL PROGRAMME.  For an overview of the confirmed programme please see below.  If you are speaking at the conference you can download the Information for speakers

Please note that due to our commitment to the environment, we will not be providing print copies of this full programme at the conference. You will be given a ‘Programme at a Glance’ at registration confirming times and rooms of panels etc but we recommend you download the full programme yourself in advance.   

The conference will take place over two venues:

  • Accademia Europea di Firenze (Palazzo Niccolini, Via Cavour, 37)
  • Teatro Della compagnia (Via Cavour 50) in the centre of Florence.

For details of the venues including maps please visit the conference venue page (this page also has details of the conference dinners)

DAY 1

REGISTRATION OPENS at 14.00 @ Accademia Europea Di Firenze

15.30 to 17.00: PANELS

  • MEDIA AND WAR IN UKRAINE
  • MILITARISED SPACES
  • CORPOREAL SPACES
  • IMAGE WARS

17.30 – 17.30: Coffee

18.00 – 19.30: Special All Women Plenary organised by MWC Editors @ Teatro Della Compagnia

  • WOMEN, CONFLICT & JOURNALISM

19.30    Opening Conference Dinner

 

Day 2

9.00- 10.30: PANELS @ Accademia Europea Di Firenze

  • AESTHETICS OF LATE MODERN WAR
  • NARRATIVE SPACES
  • REPRESENTING SPACE OF TERRORISM/THE OTHER
  • ETHICAL AND POLITICAL SPACES

10.00 – 11.00 Coffee Break

11.00-12.30: PANELS @ Accademia Europea Di Firenze

  • CHALLENGES OF JOURNALISM
  • PHOTOGRAPHIC PRACTICES
  • SPACES OF IDENTITY
  • CULTURAL SPACES OF MEMORY

12.30 – 14.00  Lunch (VENUE TO BE CONFIRMED)

14.00 – 15.30: PANELS @ Accademia Europea Di Firenze

  • CULTURES OF WAR IN GRAPHIC NOVELS
  • JOURNALIST’S EXPERIENCE AND PRACTICE
  • CULTURAL SPACES OF MEMORY
  • DIGITAL/ONLINE SPACES

15.30 – 16.30: Coffee Break

16.30 – 17.30: KEYNOTE @ Teatro Della Compagnia

17.30 – 18.00: Coffee Break

18.00 – 19.30: FILM SCREENING @ Teatro Della Compagnia

20.00: Closing Dinner