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MEC 2011 Symposium

4 March 2011

MEC 2011 Symposium

The Mediating Environmental Change (MEC) symposium will take place on March 4th at Bournemouth University’s Media School.

The event, which runs from 9am to 6.15pm, will facilitate a debate on emerging and established forms and practices of environmental reporting. This symposium will debate emerging and established forms and practices of environmental communication, including: Global Issues and Local Contexts, Climate Change and Democracy, The Power of the Image, Climate Activism and Citizen Conversations and Conservation, Media and Pedagogy.

Guests include:

  • Alex Lockwood (University of Sunderland/ Save Our Forests)
  • Dan Glass (Plane Stupid)
  • James Painter (University of Oxford/BBC)
  • Rupert Read (University of East Anglia/ Green Party)

Plus an exciting array of speakers from universities across the UK and overseas.

For more information such as programmes, schedules and registration, visit the event website at

You can also follow the team organising the Symposium on Twitter @ClimateConf

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