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Seminar hears how female MPs get raw deal

The AJE seminar on sexism in the media heard that women politicians are experiencing more negative coverage than in the past. Research presented by Deirdre O’Neill of Huddersfield University found that Labour female MPs in particular were getting a raw deal from Tory-supporting national newspapers. Lib Dem women were practically invisible in all samples. O’Neill […]

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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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Fifth Issue of Journalism Education

Journalism Education issue 3-2 the fifth issue of Journalism Education, the journal of the Association for Journalism Education, a body representing educators in HE in the UK and Ireland. The aim of the journal is to promote and develop analysis and under- standing of journalism education and of journalism, particularly when that is related to journalism […]

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Cardiff University seeks EE

Cardiff University is seeking an External Examiner in combined Law and Public Administration  for their MA programme. The appointment is for a three-year period from the academic year 2014/15. If you are interested please contact David English, Deputy Director, Centre for Journalism. Cardiff University. Tel : 02920 874084. EnglishDM@cardiff.ac.uk

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External wanted by UCLan

An external examiner is wanted for the BA and MA International Journalism courses, University of Central Lancashire. [Photo: Flickr/lordsutch]    Please send expressions of interest and CVs to Dr Andrew Hobbs ahobbs2@uclan.ac.uk or Megan Knight maknight@uclan.ac.uk. Course handbooks available on request.  

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Emily Bell to give Hugh Cudlipp Lecture

The Hugh Cudlipp Lecture is an annual event held at London College of Communication and sponsored by the Daily Mirror. [Photo:LCC/Ana Escobar] Emily Bell, Founder Director to the Tow Centre for Digital Journalism at Columbia Graduate School of Journalism in New York City, has been announced as guest speaker for the Hugh Cudlipp Lecture 2015, […]

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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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