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Making Bedfellows of Journalism & Anthropology in Sweden

Just coming out of the 2018 SANT Conference at Uppsala University,  we wound up with a round table discussion on the Anthropology of Fear. The round table’s theme attempted to frame the age-old discussion of public and engaging anthropology and how could anthropological insight contribute to the conversation about events relating to Sweden. 220 more words

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Is the smartphone the new typewriter for journalists?

If the typewriter was an essential tool of the trade for journalists 100 years ago, how important is the smartphone for journalists today?

(Laptop, Tablet, Smartphone… 300 more words

Journalism

"Democracy in the country is in danger -- Media too is being suppressed, under pressure, managed from above -- Time to save democracy."

Former Union Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha broke all ties with the Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturday. He announced, “I’m breaking all my relations with BJP now and I’ll not take any position in the future.” 178 more words

Trumplandia: Apr. 14 -- 21, 2018

Freak Show Edition

APPROVAL ALERT AT PRESS TIME:
Gallup Poll: 39% — down from 41% last week
Rasmussen Poll: 49% — down from 50% last week… 1,654 more words

Spotify for Good or Ill. For Good and Ill.

For a little while, I felt righteous and superior because I didn’t have or use Spotify. I knew their reputation for underpaying artists and felt I had the moral high ground by not participating in it. 2,101 more words

Art

Mini heatwave hits radio volume controls across UK

From our impaired hearing editor, Danny “Come Again” SoZ

The recent hot spell has affected millions of radios across the country, causing them to emit ear-shattering, prolonged spells of pop music. 143 more words

Humour

Snell Library: A Haven During Finals Week

Finals.

For some, the looming cloud of final exams at the end of the semester makes it the most dreaded time of the academic year. 411 more words

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