Distant Suffering in the Media
Speaker(s): Professor Lilie Chouliaraki
Chair: Howard Davies
Recorded on 27 February 2008 in Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House.
Professor Lilie Chouliaraki will talk about suffering in the media, addressing the question of how far images and stories of suffering make a difference in our ways of engaging with distant sufferers. Lilie Chouliaraki is chair in media and communications at the Department of Media and Communications and research director of POLIS at LSE.