Politics, Emotion and Protest Workshop

When: Thursday 9th July 2015     10am – 6pm  Friday 10th July 2015       9am – 4pm  Where: Executive Business Centre, Holdenhurst Road, Bournemouth Register Here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/politics-emotion-and-protest-workshop-tickets-14749786007 Keynote Speakers: Professor Karin Wahl-Jorgensen, Cardiff University Professor Barry Richards, Bournemouth University From Hong Kong to Kiev, from Ferguson to Madrid, we are living in a time of global Read more about Politics, Emotion and Protest Workshop[…]

Climate Change and Security: Policing the Anthropocene Workshop

Join us for a discussion on climate change, capitalism and security: EB202 (Lansdowne Campus) Friday 3 July 12:30-16:30 Sea levels rise, droughts, floods and superstorms destroy livelihoods and force migration. Entrenched in militarised security cultures, nature is rendered unstable, a risk, a threat to be mitigated and controlled. And those people, displaced and disenfranchised, are Read more about Climate Change and Security: Policing the Anthropocene Workshop[…]

Joint GeoNet/Datalabs seminar on digital storytelling

On the 14th May we were joined by Malachy Browne from the social media news service Reported.ly. Their role is to encourage social media users to report on humanitarian crises and disasters to get a fuller picture of events and involve people on the ground in journalism. This means that stories from ordinary citizens are Read more about Joint GeoNet/Datalabs seminar on digital storytelling[…]