Lecture in Hiroshima- Global Media: Politics and Communication

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Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
February 8, 2019
Location: 
Japan
Subject Fields: 
Korean History / Studies, Journalism and Media Studies, Japanese History / Studies, Social Sciences, Political History / Studies

Topic: “Global Media: Politics and Communication”

Lecturer: Kyung Jin Ha, Associate Professor, Hiroshima Peace Institute, Hiroshima City University

Abstract: In this lecture we discuss the phenomena of global media and communication in modern society. For example, how does the media engage with and represent political issues, including war and civil movements? What kind of perspective is required to understand the dynamism of global communication? This lecture will answer those questions and deepen our critical understanding of global issues.

Profile of the lecturer: Ha obtained a doctorate in interdisciplinary information study from University of Tokyo in 2015. She conducts research in media and communication studies with a focus on the historical and theoretical transformation of public relations.

Date & Time: February 8, 2019, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Venue: 

Seminar Room, Satellite Campus, Hiroshima City University

9F Otemachi Heiwa Building, 4-1-1 Otemachi, Nakaku, Hiroshima

Contact Info: 

Prof. Bo Jacobs

Hiroshima Peace Institute