University of Salford Research, Innovation & Enterprise Exchange, Powered by PechaKucha

Join us at the University of Salford to hear about our latest research and its impact on the world around us.

On the last Thursday of every month, staff, students and the public are invited to hear from three members of the University community, speaking on a common theme related to their area of expertise.

They will each give six minute PechaKucha-style presentations (20 slides of 20 seconds each) aimed at stimulating discussion and prompting collaboration and new ideas. Networking and informal discussions will follow for the last half an hour.

The theme for March is Gaming.

Speakers:

Dr Gordon Fletcher – Salford Business School

Dr Adam Galpin – School of Health Sciences

Umran Ali – School of Arts & Media

More information can be found here:

http://www.salford.ac.uk/mediacityuk/mediacityuk/research,-innovation-and-enterprise-exchange,-powered-by-pechakucha

Admission is free – register online here.
http://uos_research_exchange.eventbrite.co.uk/

Published by kirstyfairclough

Kirsty Fairclough is Associate Dean: Research and Innovation in the School of Arts and Media at the University of Salford, UK and Chair of the University Women’s Voice Network. She has published widely on popular culture and am the co-editor of The Music Documentary: Acid Rock to Electropop (Routledge), The Arena Concert: Music, Media and Mass Entertainment (Bloomsbury) and Music/Video: Forms, Aesthetics, Media. New York, (Bloomsbury) and author of the forthcoming Beyoncé: Celebrity Feminism and Popular Culture (I.B Tauris) and co-author of American Cinema: A Contemporary Introduction (Palgrave). Her work has been published in Senses of Cinema, Feminist Media Studies, SERIES and Celebrity Studies journals and she has made several television and radio appearances. Kirsty has lectured internationally on popular culture, feminism and representations of women most notably at The Royal College of Music, Stockholm, The University of Copenhagen, Second City, Chicago, Columbia College Chicago, Middle Tennessee State University, Unisinos Brazil and Bucknell University, Pennsylvania. She has significant experience in international partnership development, particularly in North America and developed the Salford Popular Culture Conference series with international partner universities, including I’ll See You Again in 25 Years, Twin Peaks and Generations of Cult Television: A Two Day International Conference (University of Salford, May 2015) and Mad Men: The Conference (Middle Tennessee State University, May 2016) and Purple Reign: An interdisciplinary conference on the life and legacy of Prince, a three day international academic conference hosted by the School of Arts and Media, University of Salford, UK and the Department of Recording Industry, Middle Tennessee State University, USA.

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