2006 Joint Annual Conference of MeCCSA and AMPE

Joint Annual Conference of MeCCSA and AMPE

The second joint conference of MeCCSA and AMPE was
held at Leeds Metropolitan
University
from 13 to 15 January 2006. It brought together
two leading media subject associations serving the UK’s
tertiary sector. The AGMs of both associations were held
during the conference.

The conference was hosted by the School
of Cultural Studies
at the Carriageworks
Theatre
and The
Metropole Hotel
in the heart of Leeds. The programme
combined keynote lectures, academic and practitioner-led
papers, workshops, panels and screenings. It also featured
plenary debates on research councils, communications and
funding policies, publishers’ exhibition space and
a reception at the Civic
Hall
.

Keynote speakers at the conference were:

  • Professor Michele Hilmes, University
    of Madison-Wisconsin, USA
  • Dr Nick Couldry, London School of Economics,
    UK
  • Professor Fan Hong, University of Tsinghua,
    Beijing, China

Conference Administrator: p.cook@leedsmet.ac.uk

For further details, call +44
(0) 113 283 3120
.

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