Social Media & Antisemitism Workshop: For Media, Community & Antiracism Professionals

5th Nov 2019, 9:30am - 1:00pm

Geosciences

 

Attend the Social Media & Antisemitism workshop and learn from world-leading experts:

  • Assess the impact of media on antisemitism in history.
  • Establish what is new about antisemitism on social media in 2019.
  • Track its fast evolution, and the latest trends.
  • Discuss online & offline responses.

Workshop leaders:

  • Professor Uffa Jensen, Deputy-Director, Zentrum für Antisemitismusforschung (ZfA), Technische Universität Berlin.
  • Professor James Renton, Director, International Centre on Racism, Edge Hill University.
  • Professor Richard Rogers, Chair in New Media and Digital Culture, University of Amsterdam.
  • Professor Stefanie Schüler-Springorum, Director, Zentrum für Antisemitismusforschung (ZfA), Technische Universität Berlin.

Programme

  • 09.00 – Welcome, coffee and pastries.
  • 09.30 – Workshop
  • 11.00-11.30 – Coffee break
  • 11.30-13.00 – Workshop
  • 13.00-14.00 – Lunch (This will be provided)

The workshop is organised by the International Centre on Racism, the Zentrum für Antisemitismusforschung, Berlin, and MONITOR: Global Intelligence on Racism, European University Institute, Florence.

Restricted to media professionals (must be members of the NUJ, or holders of a national press card) people working for community organisations, and anti-racism specialists working for NGOs, community institutions, law enforcement or government.