Events archive 2011
Social Movements in the Age of the Internet
Thursday 24 November 2011, 6:30pm, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB Speaker: Professor Manuel Castells. Chair: Professor Terhi Rantanen
What next for Rupert Murdoch? The Man Who Owns the News
Thursday 28 July 2011, 6.30pm, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB Speaker: Michael Wolff. Chair: Charlie Beckett.
Phone-Hacking: Is it time to get tough on the press?
Wednesday 13th July 2011, 6.30pm, Old Theatre, Old Building Speakers: Charlotte Harris, Martin Moore, others TBC. Chair: Charlie Beckett.
The Media Policy Project is holding a workshop on Monday 20 June from 14:00 - 18:00 with experts from various backgrounds, academics, policy-makers, representatives from Ofcom and from advocacy groups, as well as from industry.
The Value of Journalism POLIS Conference 2011: Media and Power
Friday 10 June 2011, 9:00am Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building
2011 PhD Symposium
Friday 10th June 2011, 9:30am, The Graham Wallas Room Media and Identity: Between Repression and Emancipation
It's All About People
Wednesday 25 May 2011, 6pm, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB Speaker: Sheryl Sandberg. Chair: Charlie Beckett
Media Reporting on BP, Copenhagen, and Cancun: what learnings, what implications
LSE Media Group
Tuesday 24 May 2011, 6.30pm, Old Theatre, Old Building
Media Piracy in Emerging Economies
LSE Media Policy Project & An Open Rights Group Seminar
Wednesday 4 May 2011, 10:30am, Room G108, Kingsway Building.
Join us for a free, open seminar to discuss recent research on the battle between copyright and file-sharing in today's global economy.
Media and African Democracy
Monday 21 March 2011, 6.30pm, Old Theatre, Old Building Speaker: Professor Adebayo Adedeji
21st Century Statecraft
Thursday 10 March 2011 6.30pm, Hong Kong Theatre, CH Speaker: Alec Ross. Chair: Charlie Beckett.
Public Space, Media and Control in the City
Wednesday 9 March, 4:00pm, Room KSW.G108. Panel: Dr Shakuntala Banaji, Dr Myria Georgiou, Dr John Roberts.
Public Service Broadcasting and Public Values: the remaining challenges for the BBC
POLIS Public Lecture
Wednesday 9 March 2011, 6.3opm, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB Speaker: Sir Michael Lyons. Chair: Charlie Beckett
The making of Bestsellers
Thursday 17 February 2011, 6.45pm, Wolfson Theatre, NAB Speaker: John Thompson. Discussant: Andrew Franklin. Chair: Liz Chapman
Adaptation in an age of Digitisation: its fans, practitioners and foes
Thursday 17 February 2011, 5pm, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB Speakers: Dr Shakuntala Banaji, Professor Andrew Burn, Blake Morrison. Chair: Professor Sonia Livingstone
Gendering the Social Sciences
Wednesday 9 February 2011, 6.30pm, Hong Kong Theatre, CM Speaker: Professor Sara Ahmed. Chair: Terhi Rantanen.
Rethinking capitalism: emotions as commodities
Monday 7 February 2011, 6.30pm, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB Speaker: Professor Eva Illouz. Respondent: Professor Lilie Chouliaraki. Chair: Dr Shani Orgad.
"What I've learned making a clickable, swipeable magazine"
Thursday 3 February 2011, 6.30pm, Senior Common Room, 5th Floor, Old Building, LSE Speaker: David Rowan, Editor of UK WIRED Magazine
LSE Media Group members only
The Future for Media Policy - POLIS Event
Wednesday 12th January 2011, 6.30pm, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB Speaker: Jeremy Hunt MP. Chair: Raymond Snoddy.