Guest Lectures

Journalists Speak out on Journalism: Mike Abiola

Mike Abiola, top African journalist and editor of the African Voice, is giving a talk on “The challenges facing the black African press in the UK.”

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Successful magazine owner inspires students

Independent local magazine owner and editor, Tony Copeland gave a talk as part of the “Journalists Speak out on Journalism” series. Amanda Coakes went along.

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Top tips for broadcast and fashion journalists

Watch as Angela Rippon offers her Ten Top Tips on Broadcasting, and freelancer Sofia Shershunovich outlines Ten Top Tips for Fashion Journalism.

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Video: Local newspapers debate – dead or alive?

Acting editor of the Lincolnshire Echo, Steve Fletcher, journalism professor Tim Luckhurst and former editor of The Scotsman, Neil Fowler, debate the future of local newspapers.

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Video: Chris Atkins – the man who fooled the media

Watch Chris Atkins, director of the documentary “Starsuckers”, as he discusses false news and how to fool the media as part of the Journalists speak out on Journalism series.

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Video: BBC College of Journalism visits university

Watch Kevin Marsh and David Hayward from the BBC College of Journalism discuss how leaks and stings have impacted on investigative journalism.

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Video: Farmers weekly, ‘it’s farmers’ porn!’

Watch the editor of Farmers Weekly Jane King talk about why Facebook is so important to find the readers working on farms.

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Video: “Between a rock and a hard place” PR and journalism in harmony?

Watch as newspaper editor Michelle Lalor and PR executive Matt Hammerton debate about the relationship between journalism and PR.

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Video: Mayes warns of ‘monitoring freedom of speech’

Investigative reporter Tessa Mayes spoke at the University of Lincoln about “The Transparency Wars: Celebrity Culture and Privacy” on Monday, November 8th. Watch the full talk here.

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Video: BBC’s Rippon and C4’s Byrne debate ‘what’s good journalism’

Angela Rippon and C4’s head of news and current affairs, Dorothy Byrne, debated “what makes good journalism” at the university. Watch the discussion.

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