2024 DRAOI Summer Seminar Series Schedule

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All seminars will take place online via Microsoft Teams and will be followed by a Q&A session. Joining links and abstracts will be sent to our mailing list prior to each seminar.

If you haven’t already, please sign up for our mailing list here to ensure you receive the joining links.

All seminars are free of charge. Everyone who is interested is warmly welcomed to attend.

Please carefully note the times and dates of each seminar below. All times refer to Irish Standard Time (UTC+1).

10 July
15:00Eva Joyce (Independent)Destiny’s Wild: Power/knowledge and the Irish and UK news media discourses of rewilding tourism
17 July
15:00Colette Casey (QUB)Analysing Performativity in News: Combining AI and Critical Discourse Analysis in a Time of False Information
24 July
15:00Mairead McCann (QUB)Jot and Tittle: Detailing What Discourse Analysis Tells Us about the Impact of Media Representation of Women Political Leaders in the Context of Northern Ireland
31 July
15:00Clara Neary (QUB)“I am changed now”: Hilary Mantel, pain and the female body
7 August
15:00Joseph Kilroy (DBS)The construction of parenting in Irish print media
15 August
15:00John Balfe (SETU)Regulation, Re-definition and Resistance: Examining Neo-Liberal Impact on Social Care Pedagogy Through Foucauldian Governmentality and Managerialist Agendas