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AJE seminar examines sexism in journalism

Speakers at the AJE Spring Seminar 2015 described how sexism is still present in newsrooms and urged j-schools to train students to proactively deal with it. The seminar included academics: Angela Phillips (Goldsmiths), Suzanne Franks (City) and Sarah Niblock (Brunel). They were joined by new journalists Dina Rickman (Independent) and Sarah Graham (freelance) who recently […]

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Complete list of speakers

AJE Spring Seminar, University of Sunderland Canary Wharf campus Friday January 9, 2015.   9.30 am    Registration and coffee 10.00 am    Welcome to Sunderland University, London campus. 10.05am     Welcome from AJE. 10.10       Academic papers (2 x 20 min papers and 15-20 min discussion). Claire Wolfe, University of Worcester, ‘Women in business: an analysis of the […]

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A training day for new hackademics?

The AJE Committee is seeking views on holding a training day aimed at journalists looking to find work lecturing and those in the first few years of teaching. It is in the very early stages of planning, but we are keen to establish if there is demand for such an event. It is likely there […]

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