FoD: Who Let the Dogs Out: What Reporting on Knives and Guns Tells Us About the Media and Representation

Sheffield Union Auditorium, Sheffield

Monday, 20 Apr 2020
7:00pm to 8:30pm


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In partnership with the University of Sheffield’s BAME Staff Network & Sheffield Students’ Union’s BME Committee

In 2016, Gary Younge wrote an award-winning book about all the children and teens who were killed by guns in one day in America. Shortly after, he led an award-winning series on knife crime in Britain for The Guardian. Both projects revealed how who reports the news has a major impact on what counts as news.

Chaired by Santhana Gopalakrishnan.

Concessions: Unwaged / Low waged.


Venue

Sheffield Union Auditorium , Western Bank, , Sheffield