Summer School 2008

Keynote Speakers

Power and Responsibility
John Pilger recounts his career in journalism and the difficulties of reporting as part of the mainstream media.

Nick Davies’s talk about the conventions of churnalism: objectivity, balance and bad journalism.

Hijacking the Global Food Supply
Vandana Shiva, a leading Indian physicist, speaks about her ideas for changes in the practice and paradigms of agriculture and food.

Talks and Training

Global Environmental Power
Mark Schapiro and Michael Warhurst gave a talk about global environmental power in the 21st century.

War on Terror
Solomon Hughes talks about reporting the war on terror.