Seminar 2 Culture and Media Analysis – 29 March 2012, Westminister University London (archive)

May 18, 2012

Collaboration between the MA in Communication for Development, Malmö University and the MA in Media and Development, Westminster University

Location: Westminster University , Harrow Campus
Room: A1.5 (Maria Hewlett Building A Block)
See http://www.westminster.ac.uk/about-us/schools/media/visit-us

29 March

9-9.30 London time (8 -8.30 AM GMT)

Welcome to the seminar and presentation of Department and MA in Media and Development at Westminster
Sally Feldman, Dean of the School of Media, Arts and Design MAD, Pete Goodwin, Director of Research, MAD
Geoffrey Davies, Head of Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, MAD

9.30-10

Winston Mano, MA in Media and Development at the University of Westminster/Presenting current MA students and their research topics

10-10.30 (9-9.30 AM GMT) Coffee/Tea break and time to get to know each other – on location and online (presentation of students online screened in the room)

10.30-11.00 (9.30-10.00 AM GMT)

Media and Human Rights
Naomi Sakr, CAMRI, University of Westminster

11.00-11.30 (10.00-10.30 AM GMT)

Communication Policy and Development
Winston Mano

11.30-12.30 (10.30-11.30 AM GMT)

Social Engagement at the Intersection of Arts, Cultural Heritage and New Media. The House of Culture in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Anders Hög-Hansen and Ylva Ektröm – Malmö University

12.30-14 (11.30-1 PM GMT) Lunch

14-14.30 (1-1.30 PM GMT)

Presentation and history of the MA in Communication for Development in Malmö
Oscar Hemer – Malmö University

14.30-15 (1.30-2 PM GMT)

Introduction to the course Media and Culture Analysis and the collaborative blog project ‘Youth in Transition’, ComDev Malmö/FPA Dar es Salaam
Anders Hög-Hansen and Ylva Ektröm – Malmö University

15-15.30 (2-2.30 PM GMT) Coffee/Tea break and time to get to know each other – on location and online (presentation of students online screened in the room)

15.30-16 (2.30-3 PM GMT)

Media and Development in India
Daya Thussu, CAMRI University of Westminster

16-17 (3-4 PM GMT)

Wrap up and discussion about possible future collaboration – involving students online and on location

18- (5- PM GMT) Post seminar at a pub

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