The XXIX International Congress on Historiography and Source Studies of Asia and Africa «ASIA AND AFRICA: THEIR HERITAGE AND MODERNITY»

The St Petersburg State University is holding the conference ‘The XXIX International Congress on Historiography and Source Studies of Asia and Africa «ASIA AND AFRICA: THEIR HERITAGE AND MODERNITY»‘ from 21-23 June 2017. The Call for Papers is open until 1 February 2017.

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Communication and Conflict: Iraq and Syria

The SOAS is holding a one-day conference on 7 May 2016 on “Communication and Conflict: Iraq and Syria”.

Core Topics are:

  • Mediation of the Islamic State war
  • Propaganda and public diplomacy
  • Narrative, image, subjectivities
  • Visual conflicts
  • Mediated violence
  • Forced migration
  • Moral panics
  • Information warfare
  • Practises of production and consumption
  • Witnessing conflict; changing journalism of conflict
  • Changing journalism of conflict
  • Images and moral journalism

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