Gender

CMC senior lecturer writes for New Statesman

The New Statesman yesterday published an article by CMC’s Dr Heather Savigny, senior lecturer in politics, and Leeds Trinity University colleague Deidre O’Neill, associate principal lecturer in journalism,  about their research on the representation of women politicians in the British Press. The article, “It’s 2014 – yet media and politics is still a man’s game”, discusses… Read more »

CMC’s Jenny Alexander invited to speak at London-held Sci-fi and Fantasy convention

Dr. Jenny Alexander was an invited speaker at the new and very successful Sci-fi and Fantasy convention, Nine Worlds. Some 1300 attended the event, which took place at the Radison and Renaissance Hotels at Heathrow 9-11 August. Jenny spoke alongside journalist Laurie Penny and author Roz Kaveney, among others, on panels discussing Joss Whedon and Feminism, LGBTQ… Read more »