Katharine invited to speak at ELTE BTK Institute of Art Theory and Media Studies in Budapest

Katharine has been invited to give a lecture on ‘Governing Freedom: Challenges to media and communication rights in Europe’ at the ELTE BTK Institute of Art Theory and Media Studies, Department of Media and Communication in Budapest, Hungary.

The lecture is open to the public and scheduled for Thursday, February 12 from 4-5:30 pm. Further information can be accessed below.

Information on the lecture
Official Flyer
Link to ELTE


Katharine at International Conference on ‘Free Access on Information’ in Prague

The Czech Ministry of Interior has invited Katharine to give a talk at the International Conference on ‘Free Access on Information – Right of Free Access to Information vs. Protection of Information’. The one-day conference will take place in Prague, Czech Republic, on November 27.

Katharine will be the representative for the Republic of Austria discussing the Constitutional Reform on Freedom of Information in Austria.

Nachwuchstagung Medien Denken

Katharine is invited to the Nachwuchstagung ‘Medien Denken’, set to take place on October 30-31 and organised by Mediologie @ Wien, a research community at the University of Vienna. She will present her keynote entitled “What matters? ‘doing’ media governance with ignorance”, which will be part of the panel ‘Medien der Moderne’ (Media of the modern era).

Katharine to deliver keynote at Salford International Media Festival

Katharine will be one of the keynote speakers at the Salford International Media Festival and Academic Conference ‘Challenging Media Landscapes – Exploring Media Choice and Freedom’, to be held at the University of Salford, MediaCityUK. She will talk about Public service in media landscapes and the state in Europe: changing the rules of the game?.

The conference will be a two-day event from November 17-18, 2014. For details on the programme please check this link.

Katharine at ECREA 2014 Conference in Lisbon

This year’s ECREA’s 5th European Communication Conference will be held at Lisbon, Portugal from November 12-15. Katharine will present her paper ‘Public Service Media under the ‘Memorandum’: The withering away of an European institution?’. Furthermore, she will participate in a panel entitled ‘The future of academic publications’.

For full access to the conference programme please check ECREA’s conference website.

Symposium ‘Heimatfron_t! Frauen, Medien und Krieg’

Organized by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education and Women’s Affairs, the University of Vienna, the Presseclub Concordia and  the Austrian Institute for International Affairs (OIIP), the symposium ‘Heimatfron_t! Frauen, Medien und Krieg. Über Rollenbilder und Mythen vom Ersten Weltkrieg bis heute’ will take place at the Austrian Parliament on October 30, 2014.

Katharine is invited to talk about ‘”Alte” Kriege und Kultur: Frauen an den Grenzen Europas’.

The full programme can be accessed here.

Agenda III International Conference in Vienna

The Permanent Mission of the Russian Federation in Vienna is organizing the Agenda III International Conference ‘Russia and Europe: Topical Issues of Contemporary International Journalism. Global challenges through the lens of mass media’, to be held on October 28, 2014.

Katharine will be one of the keynote speakers discussing ‘Narratives of the financial crisis in the European press: The banal faces of Europe’.

Katharine panelist at Journalism Conference in Lüneburg, Germany

The Centre for Digital Cultures of the Leuphana Universität Lüneburg (Germany) organises the conference Neueste Nachrichten. Journalismus in der digitalen Medienkultur, to be held at the Lüneburg University Campus ‘Rotes Feld’ on October 9-10, 2014.

Alongside Bernd Blöbaum (Universität Münster), Christoph Dowe (ZEIT online) and Professor Dr. Margreth Lünenborg (FU Berlin) Katharine is invited as panelist discussing Nachrichten als Code. Technik als Entwicklungstreiber des Journalismus.

More information on the conference can be accessed here (German only).