FoD: What Does Reality TV Tell Us About Society Today?

The Diamond, Lecture Theatre 9, Sheffield

Thursday, 28 May 2020
6:00pm to 7:30pm


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In partnership with the University of Sheffield.

Within this session three speakers will discuss different aspects of reality TV and address the question of whether reality TV really matters, alongside exploring the implications and possible implications of this form of media on society. The speakers will consider what reality TV tells us about masculinity, gender relations, identity, audience consumption patterns and the influence of social media on contemporary reality TV.

Speakers: Dr Kitty Nichols, Dr Xavier L'Hoiry and Dr Adam Carter.


Venue

The Diamond, Lecture Theatre 9 , The University of Sheffield, 32 Leavygreave Road , Sheffield