Name: Meera Selva
University of Oxford

Events this person is speaking at:

Wednesday 19 June 2019 (8th Week, Trinity Term)

Social media, protest and press freedom in Sri Lanka
Date: 19 June 2019, 14:00 - 15:00 (Wednesday, 8th week, Trinity 2019)
Speaker : Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Events this person is organising:

Wednesday 11 October 2017 (1st Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘What’s happening to our media’
Date: 11 October 2017, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 1st week, Michaelmas 2017)
Speaker : Rasmus Nielsen (University of Oxford)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: Barclay Room
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 13 October 2017 (1st Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘Quizzing leaders for a global audience’
Date: 13 October 2017, 17:00 - 18:30 (Friday, 1st week, Michaelmas 2017)
Speaker : Stephen Sackur, BBC Hard Talk
Venue: Nuffield College, New Road OX1 1NF
Venue Details: Butler Room
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Dr David Levy (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 18 October 2017 (2nd Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘Changing patterns of digital news consumption’
Date: 18 October 2017, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 2nd week, Michaelmas 2017)
Speaker : Nic Newman (research associate and lead author of Digital News Report at RISJ)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: Barclay Room
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 20 October 2017 (2nd Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘Google and Facebook: Friend or Foe?’
Date: 20 October 2017, 17:00 - 18:30 (Friday, 2nd week, Michaelmas 2017)
Speaker : Helen Lewis, deputy editor, New Statesman
Venue: Nuffield College, New Road OX1 1NF
Venue Details: Butler Room
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Dr David Levy (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 25 October 2017 (3rd Week, Michaelmas Term)

Q&A discussion with physician, academic and writer whose work covers medicine, policy, statistics and campaigning
Date: 25 October 2017, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 3rd week, Michaelmas 2017)
Speaker : Ben Goldacre, author of Bad Science (director EBM DataLab, Nuffield Dept Primary Care )
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: Barclay Room
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 27 October 2017 (3rd Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘Reporting on globalized issues. A study of China and the environmental movement’
Date: 27 October 2017, 17:00 - 18:30 (Friday, 3rd week, Michaelmas 2017)
Speaker : Stephen Reese, Professor of journalism, University of Texas
Venue: Nuffield College, New Road OX1 1NF
Venue Details: Butler Room
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Dr David Levy (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 1 November 2017 (4th Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘Britain, Brexit and the new political chaos'
Date: 1 November 2017, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 4th week, Michaelmas 2017)
Speaker : Jack Blanchard (editor, London playbook at Politico)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: Barclay Room
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 3 November 2017 (4th Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘Lessons learnt launching Al Jazeera English, and how they can be applied to news media today’
Date: 3 November 2017, 17:00 - 18:30 (Friday, 4th week, Michaelmas 2017)
Speaker : Al Anstey, Former MD, Al Jazeera English
Venue: Nuffield College, New Road OX1 1NF
Venue Details: Butler Room
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Dr David Levy (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 8 November 2017 (5th Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘The evolution of digital journalism and tapping into tech for story-telling’
Date: 8 November 2017, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 5th week, Michaelmas 2017)
Speaker : Lianna Brinded (Europe editor at Quartz)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: Barclay Room
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 10 November 2017 (5th Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘The challenges of writing about corruption in Africa’
Date: 10 November 2017, 17:00 - 18:30 (Friday, 5th week, Michaelmas 2017)
Speaker : Michela Wrong, author of “Now it’s our turn to eat”
Venue: Nuffield College, New Road OX1 1NF
Venue Details: Butler Room
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Dr David Levy (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 15 November 2017 (6th Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘Platform power and responsibility in the attention economy’
Date: 15 November 2017, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 6th week, Michaelmas 2017)
Speaker : John Naughton (columnist The Observer and director press fellowship programme, Wolfson College)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: Barclay Room
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 17 November 2017 (6th Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘A reporter's discovery during the financial crisis: those in charge were making it up as they went along’
Date: 17 November 2017, 17:00 - 18:30 (Friday, 6th week, Michaelmas 2017)
Speaker : Katherine Griffiths, banking editor, The Times
Venue: Nuffield College, New Road OX1 1NF
Venue Details: Butler Room
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Dr David Levy (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 22 November 2017 (7th Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘Reporting from Yemen and other inaccessible war zones: risk and how to find out if you're in trouble’
Date: 22 November 2017, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 7th week, Michaelmas 2017)
Speaker : Laura Silvia Battaglia
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 29 November 2017 (8th Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘Decline in media freedom worldwide’
Date: 29 November 2017, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 8th week, Michaelmas 2017)
Speaker : Jodie Ginsberg (chief executive, Index on Censorship)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: Barclay Room
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 17 January 2018 (1st Week, Hilary Term)

‘Is it true? Why questions about the news are changing’
Date: 17 January 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 1st week, Hilary 2018)
Speaker
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 19 January 2018 (1st Week, Hilary Term)

‘Journalistic ethics in practice: The bright side, dark side and taboos’
Date: 19 January 2018, 17:00 - 18:00 (Friday, 1st week, Hilary 2018)
Speaker
Venue: Nuffield College, New Road OX1 1NF
Venue Details: Butler Room
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Dr David Levy (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 24 January 2018 (2nd Week, Hilary Term)

‘Not-for-profit journalism - a model for change'
Date: 24 January 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 2nd week, Hilary 2018)
Speaker : Rachel Oldroyd (managing editor, Bureau of Investigative Journalism)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 26 January 2018 (2nd Week, Hilary Term)

‘Trust, power and the crisis of media’
Date: 26 January 2018, 17:00 - 18:00 (Friday, 2nd week, Hilary 2018)
Speaker : Ed Williams (chief executive officer, Edelman UK and Ireland)
Venue: Nuffield College, New Road OX1 1NF
Venue Details: Butler Room
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Dr David Levy (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 31 January 2018 (3rd Week, Hilary Term)

‘Photojournalism in the digital age’
Date: 31 January 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 3rd week, Hilary 2018)
Speaker : Adrian Hadland (senior lecturer, University of Stirling)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 2 February 2018 (3rd Week, Hilary Term)

‘Britain’s media and politics’
Date: 2 February 2018, 17:00 - 18:00 (Friday, 3rd week, Hilary 2018)
Speaker : Tony Gallagher (editor-in-chief, The Sun )
Venue: Nuffield College, New Road OX1 1NF
Venue Details: Butler Room
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Dr David Levy (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 7 February 2018 (4th Week, Hilary Term)

‘Restoring trust in news’
Date: 7 February 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 4th week, Hilary 2018)
Speaker : Alessandra Galloni (global news editor, Reuters)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 9 February 2018 (4th Week, Hilary Term)

‘Let’s talk about money. Public broadcasters and business news’
Date: 9 February 2018, 17:00 - 18:00 (Friday, 4th week, Hilary 2018)
Speaker : Jasmin Buttar (editor, BBC Business and Economics centre)
Venue: Nuffield College, New Road OX1 1NF
Venue Details: Butler Room
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Dr David Levy (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 14 February 2018 (5th Week, Hilary Term)

‘Covering the underworld: organized crime, cities and disputed territories’
Date: 14 February 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 5th week, Hilary 2018)
Speaker : Antonio Sampaio (research associate for security and development, Institute of International Studies)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 16 February 2018 (5th Week, Hilary Term)

"When a president wages war on a press at work", Reuters Memorial Lecture by Marty Baron, 16 February 2018
Date: 16 February 2018, 17:00 - 18:00 (Friday, 5th week, Hilary 2018)
Speaker : Marty Baron (The Washington Post)
Venue: Blavatnik School of Government, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter OX2 6GG
Venue Details: Lecture Theatre 1
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Dr David Levy (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 21 February 2018 (6th Week, Hilary Term)

‘There are many roads to power – How to build a career in journalism’
Date: 21 February 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 6th week, Hilary 2018)
Speaker : Alexandra Borchardt (University of Oxford)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 23 February 2018 (6th Week, Hilary Term)

‘Who’s watching? Filmmaking and journalism in war zones’
Status: This talk is in preparation - details may change
Status: This talk has been cancelled
Date: 23 February 2018, 17:00 - 18:00 (Friday, 6th week, Hilary 2018)
Speaker : Nevine Mabro (deputy editor, Channel 4 News)
Venue: Nuffield College, New Road OX1 1NF
Venue Details: Butler Room
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Dr David Levy (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 28 February 2018 (7th Week, Hilary Term)

‘Reporting the world’
Status: This talk is in preparation - details may change
Status: This talk has been cancelled
Date: 28 February 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 7th week, Hilary 2018)
Speaker : Roula Khalaf (deputy editor, Financial Times)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 2 March 2018 (7th Week, Hilary Term)

‘Collusion: how Russia helped Donald Trump win’
Date: 2 March 2018, 17:00 - 18:00 (Friday, 7th week, Hilary 2018)
Speaker : Luke Harding (foreign correspondent, The Guardian)
Venue: Nuffield College, New Road OX1 1NF
Venue Details: Butler Room
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Dr David Levy (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 7 March 2018 (8th Week, Hilary Term)

‘The “King of Whoppers” and political factchecking in the 2016 US presidential race’
Date: 7 March 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 8th week, Hilary 2018)
Speaker : Lucas Graves (senior research fellow, Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 25 April 2018 (1st Week, Trinity Term)

‘Reporting the world’
Date: 25 April 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 1st week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : Roula Khalaf (deputy editor, Financial Times)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 2 May 2018 (2nd Week, Trinity Term)

'Political actors and the manipulation of social media audience groups through the use of junk news and other forms of automation
Date: 2 May 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 2nd week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : Vidya Narayanan (director of research, Computational Propaganda Project, Oxford Internet Institute)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 4 May 2018 (2nd Week, Trinity Term)

‘Populism as a challenge and a threat to media in liberal democracies’
Date: 4 May 2018, 17:00 - 18:00 (Friday, 2nd week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : Dr. Alexander Görlach (senior fellow, Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs)
Venue: Nuffield College, New Road OX1 1NF
Venue Details: Butler Room
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Dr David Levy (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 9 May 2018 (3rd Week, Trinity Term)

‘The news of tomorrow’
Date: 9 May 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 3rd week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : RISJ Journalist Fellows
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 11 May 2018 (3rd Week, Trinity Term)

‘Online disinformation: what do we know, what can we do?’
Date: 11 May 2018, 17:00 - 18:00 (Friday, 3rd week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : Rasmus Nielsen (University of Oxford)
Venue: Nuffield College, New Road OX1 1NF
Venue Details: Butler Room
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Dr David Levy (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 16 May 2018 (4th Week, Trinity Term)

‘Reporting of the refugee crisis and the AfD in Germany’
Date: 16 May 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 4th week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : Tanit Koch (former editor-in-chief, Bild)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 18 May 2018 (4th Week, Trinity Term)

‘We Can’t Handle The Truth: Race, Big Data and Public Policy’
Date: 18 May 2018, 17:00 - 18:00 (Friday, 4th week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : Trevor Phillips (writer and broadcaster)
Venue: Nuffield College, New Road OX1 1NF
Venue Details: Butler Room
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Dr David Levy (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 23 May 2018 (5th Week, Trinity Term)

‘Experts as journalists and the contest for the truth’
Date: 23 May 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 5th week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : Stephen Khan (editor, The Conversation)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 25 May 2018 (5th Week, Trinity Term)

‘Broadcasters and the international story’
Date: 25 May 2018, 17:00 - 18:00 (Friday, 5th week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : Nevine Mabro (deputy editor, Channel 4 news)
Venue: Nuffield College, New Road OX1 1NF
Venue Details: Butler Room
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Dr David Levy (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 30 May 2018 (6th Week, Trinity Term)

‘In pursuit of repertoires of news consumption. Analysing how people use news media in everyday life’
Date: 30 May 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 6th week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : Kim Schroder (visiting fellow, Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 1 June 2018 (6th Week, Trinity Term)

‘Whistleblowing and intelligence’
Date: 1 June 2018, 17:00 - 18:00 (Friday, 6th week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : Ewen MacAskill (defence and intelligence correspondent, The Guardian)
Venue: Nuffield College, New Road OX1 1NF
Venue Details: Butler Room
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Dr David Levy (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 6 June 2018 (7th Week, Trinity Term)

‘Statistics and the battle against misinformation’
Date: 6 June 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 7th week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : Professor Denise Lievesley (Professor of Social Statistics & Principal Green Templeton College, University of Oxford)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 13 June 2018 (8th Week, Trinity Term)

‘Innovation and the conversation on the rise of China’
Date: 13 June 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 8th week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : Gary Liu (CEO, South China Morning Post)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 17 October 2018 (2nd Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘Protecting whistle-blowers and sources in the digital age’
Date: 17 October 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 2nd week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Julie Posetti (University of Oxford)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 24 October 2018 (3rd Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘Breaking news: the remaking of journalism’
Date: 24 October 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 3rd week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Alan Rusbridger (Lady Margaret Hall)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 26 October 2018 (3rd Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘Misinformation and its effect on public life’
Date: 26 October 2018, 17:00 - 18:30 (Friday, 3rd week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Phoebe Arnold (Reuters Institute)
Venue: Nuffield College, New Road OX1 1NF
Venue Details: Butler Room
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 31 October 2018 (4th Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘Transformations in news organizations’
Date: 31 October 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 4th week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Anita Zielina (NZZ Media Group)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 2 November 2018 (4th Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘NGOs as newsmakers’
Date: 2 November 2018, 17:00 - 18:30 (Friday, 4th week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Matthew Powers (Department of Communications, University of Washington)
Venue: Nuffield College, New Road OX1 1NF
Venue Details: Butler Room
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 7 November 2018 (5th Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘Networked solidarity in the age of Trump’
Date: 7 November 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 5th week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Professor Gina Neff (Oxford Internet Institute, Department of Sociology, Senior Research Associate, Christ Church, University of Oxford)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 9 November 2018 (5th Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘Reporting austerity Britain’
Date: 9 November 2018, 17:00 - 18:30 (Friday, 5th week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Danica Kirka (Associated Press)
Venue: Nuffield College, New Road OX1 1NF
Venue Details: Butler Room
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 14 November 2018 (6th Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘Empowered: Popular feminism and popular misogyny’
Date: 14 November 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 6th week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Professor Sarah Banet-Weiser (London School of Economics)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 16 November 2018 (6th Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘The state, the media and Euroscepticism in Italy’
Date: 16 November 2018, 17:00 - 18:30 (Friday, 6th week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Marco Varvello (RAI Italian TV)
Venue: Nuffield College, New Road OX1 1NF
Venue Details: Butler Room
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 21 November 2018 (7th Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘The rebirth of audio’
Date: 21 November 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 7th week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Nic Newman (research associate and lead author of Digital News Report at RISJ)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 28 November 2018 (8th Week, Michaelmas Term)

‘Behind the lens. The impact and implications of visual storytelling’
Date: 28 November 2018, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 8th week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Hazel Thompson
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 16 January 2019 (1st Week, Hilary Term)

Do we need a new kind of journalism in 2019? The new challenges of trust and misinformation
Date: 16 January 2019, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 1st week, Hilary 2019)
Speaker : Rachael Jolley (Index on Censorship magazine)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 23 January 2019 (2nd Week, Hilary Term)

The coldest story ever told: Kayne and the Up Next algorithm
Date: 23 January 2019, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 2nd week, Hilary 2019)
Speaker : Caithlin Mercer (Yahoo UK)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organisers: Meera Selva (University of Oxford), Sir Andrew Dilnot (Nuffield College, Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 30 January 2019 (3rd Week, Hilary Term)

Short and strong: making The Economist Espresso
Date: 30 January 2019, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 3rd week, Hilary 2019)
Speaker : Lane Greene (The Economist)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 6 February 2019 (4th Week, Hilary Term)

India’s social media elections
Date: 6 February 2019, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 4th week, Hilary 2019)
Speaker : Vidya Narayanan (director of research, Computational Propaganda Project, Oxford Internet Institute)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 13 February 2019 (5th Week, Hilary Term)

Diving deep. Slow news and reader engagement
Date: 13 February 2019, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 5th week, Hilary 2019)
Speaker : Chris Cook (Tortoise, ex BBC Newsnight, FT)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 20 February 2019 (6th Week, Hilary Term)

Digital rebranding of legacy media – reviving the Madras Courier
Date: 20 February 2019, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 6th week, Hilary 2019)
Speaker : Shrenik Rao (Madras Courier)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 27 February 2019 (7th Week, Hilary Term)

Should the state pay for journalism?
Date: 27 February 2019, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 7th week, Hilary 2019)
Speaker : Polly Curtis (HuffPost UK )
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 6 March 2019 (8th Week, Hilary Term)

From Victims to Suspects - representation of Muslim women
Date: 6 March 2019, 14:00 - 15:30 (Wednesday, 8th week, Hilary 2019)
Speaker : Dr Shakira Hussein (University of Melbourne’s Asia Institute)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 1 May 2019 (1st Week, Trinity Term)

Why don’t we take women as seriously as men?
Date: 1 May 2019, 14:00 - 15:00 (Wednesday, 1st week, Trinity 2019)
Speaker : Mary Ann Sieghart (University of oxford)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 8 May 2019 (2nd Week, Trinity Term)

British media and populism, and Brexit
Date: 8 May 2019, 14:00 - 15:00 (Wednesday, 2nd week, Trinity 2019)
Speaker : Trevor Kavanagh
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 15 May 2019 (3rd Week, Trinity Term)

Networked News, Racial Divides: How Power & Privilege Shape Public Discourse
Date: 15 May 2019, 14:00 - 15:00 (Wednesday, 3rd week, Trinity 2019)
Speaker : Sue Robinson
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 22 May 2019 (4th Week, Trinity Term)

Reputation, trust and keeping watch
Date: 22 May 2019, 14:00 - 15:00 (Wednesday, 4th week, Trinity 2019)
Speaker : Inga Thordar
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 29 May 2019 (5th Week, Trinity Term)

The failure of political journalism
Date: 29 May 2019, 14:00 - 15:00 (Wednesday, 5th week, Trinity 2019)
Speaker : Helen Lewis
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 5 June 2019 (6th Week, Trinity Term)

Telling the international story
Date: 5 June 2019, 14:00 - 15:00 (Wednesday, 6th week, Trinity 2019)
Speaker : Caro Kriel
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 12 June 2019 (7th Week, Trinity Term)

Protecting newsrooms from political pressures
Date: 12 June 2019, 14:00 - 15:00 (Wednesday, 7th week, Trinity 2019)
Speaker : Bobby Ghosh
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 19 June 2019 (8th Week, Trinity Term)

Social media, protest and press freedom in Sri Lanka
Date: 19 June 2019, 14:00 - 15:00 (Wednesday, 8th week, Trinity 2019)
Speaker : Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Venue: Green Templeton College, Woodstock Road OX2 6HG
Venue Details: E.P. Abraham Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Meera Selva (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA