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Reportage Club: Paul Reilly

I’m hosting the final event of the 6 week Highcross pop-up on Friday 8th March.

Start time: 6.30pm

My ‘in-conversation’ with Paul Reilly will focus on his ongoing work on digital media and political polarisation in Northern Ireland.

Paul is an Academic studying media and crisis communication, Northern Irish online groups, online research ethics, YouTube and sousveillance.

Paul speaking at #docmedia2014

You can follow Paul on Twitter @PaulJReilly

Website: www.pauljreillydot.com

 

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Reportage Club: Zinthiya Ganeshpanchan

Please join me for a Reportage Club ‘in-conversation’ event with Zinthiya Ganeshpanchan on Thursday 28th February from 6pm.

The event is hosted in the Documentary Media Centre pop-up, Shires Lane, Highcross Leicester.

Zinthiya will be discussing her book, ‘Bodies as Sites of War‘, her work around Women & Girls issues including FGM, Honour Based Violence and Forced Marriage through the Zinthiya Trust, and her international work in Sri Lanka and Nepal.

Please email: docmediacentre@gmail.com if you wish to attend.

There is seating for 18 people and will be allocated on a ‘first-come-first-reserved’ basis.

 

 

 

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Reportage Club: Julian Harrison

Please join me for a Reportage Club ‘in-conversation’ event with Julian Harrison on Monday 4th March from 6pm.

The event is hosted in the Documentary Media Centre pop-up, Shires Lane, Highcross Leicester.

Julian will be discussing the research around his book ‘Suspended Disbelief’, his on-going research trips to Eastern Europe and the role of women in the White Rose – a non-violent, intellectual resistance group in the Third Reich led by a group of students and a Professor at the University of Munich.

Please email: docmediacentre@gmail.com if you wish to attend.

There is seating for 18 people and will be allocated on a ‘first-come-first-reserved’ basis.

Julian Harrison presents images from his Eastern European research trips #docmedia2016

 

 

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Programme: Day 24 Doc Media Month

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Thursday 24th

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Aris Chatzistefanou (L) visited the Documentary Media Centre.

Hosted DMU 3rd Year Advanced Television module students for a LAB Session on single camera documentary film production.

(LAB Session = Learn | Access | Build)

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2-5pm Doc Media Centre, Highcross

Reportage Club event ‘in conversation with’ Zinthiya Ganeshpanchan to mark the UN Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women on Friday 25th November.

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John Coster (L) & Zinthiya Ganeshpanchan (R).

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Join me as we formally launch Zinthiya’s new book, discuss her commitment to this area of work (especially the funding from The Big Lottery for a project to support Women and Girls suffering or at risk of FGM, honour based violence and forced marriage in Leicester) and why winning ‘Inspirational Woman of the Year’ at the recent Leicester Mercury’s Leicestershire Women in Business Awards can help with future plans.

6-8pm Doc Media Centre, Highcross

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The Reportage Club is a simple concept…….John Coster invites his special guests to discuss documentary media related subjects in front of an audience.

Examples of previous Reportage Club themes and guests:

  • The Syria Crisis – in partnership with the Prevent programme. Dr Halla Diyab (Liberty Media Productions) and Dr Omar Gabbar (Hand in Hand for Syria charity).
  • Coordinating Volunteers at London 2012 – Gaynor Nash.
  • Working for the International Committee of the Red Cross in Sarajevo – Steve Crump.
  • Radio Broadcasting at the BBC – Rupal Rajani, BBC Radio Leicester Presenter.
  • The Regional Press and the New Regulator IPSO – Keith Perch (former Editor of the Leicester Mercury).
  • Making the News – Jim Davies, Journalist, Broadcaster on BBC Radio Leicester.
  • Documentary Filmmaking – Tristan Anderson, Founder of DocHeads / BAFTA Award Winner.
  • Making Your First Feature – Rhys Davies, local filmmaker (Finding Richard).
  • Borneo Tribes – Dr Huw Barton, Bio Archaeologist, University of Leicester.
  • Being a Press Photographer – Beth Walsh, Leicester Mercury.
  • Young People and Community Activism – Brahmpreet Gulati, Voices 4 Change.
  • The Situation in Gaza – a Q&A event with an Israeli and Palestinian representative from the One Voice Movement – partnership event with the Prevent programme.
  • Disability in Film and Television – Dr Anna Claydon, University of Leicester.
  • Northern Ireland Flag Protests and Social Media – Dr Paul Reilly, University of Leicester – hosted as part of the Conflict Reportage theme of Documentary Media Month.

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Reportage Club

Reportage Club

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The Reportage Club is a simple concept.

John Coster invites his special guests to discuss documentary media related subjects in front of an audience.

Examples of previous Reportage Club themes and guests:

  • The Syria Crisis – in partnership with the Prevent programme. Dr Halla Diyab (Liberty Media Productions) and Dr Omar Gabbar (Hand in Hand for Syria charity).
  • Coordinating Volunteers at London 2012 – Gaynor Nash.
  • Working for the International Committee of the Red Cross in Sarajevo – Steve Crump.
  • Radio Broadcasting at the BBC – Rupal Rajani, BBC Radio Leicester Presenter.
  • The Regional Press and the New Regulator IPSO – Keith Perch (former Editor of the Leicester Mercury).
  • Making the News – Jim Davies, Journalist, Broadcaster on BBC Radio Leicester.
  • Documentary Filmmaking – Tristan Anderson, Founder of DocHeads / BAFTA Award Winner.
  • Making Your First Feature – Rhys Davies, local filmmaker (Finding Richard).
  • Borneo Tribes – Dr Huw Barton, Bio Archaeologist, University of Leicester.
  • Being a Press Photographer – Beth Walsh, Leicester Mercury.
  • Young People and Community Activism – Brahmpreet Gulati, Voices 4 Change.
  • The Situation in Gaza – a Q&A event with an Israeli and Palestinian representative from the One Voice Movement – partnership event with the Prevent programme.
  • Disability in Film and Television – Dr Anna Claydon, University of Leicester.
  • Northern Ireland Flag Protests and Social Media – Dr Paul Reilly, University of Leicester – hosted as part of the Conflict Reportage theme of Documentary Media Month.