Events in August, 2010

  • Saturday Aug 7 2010

    Panel: Visual Communication Across Cultures

    10:45 AM

    In Denver, a panel of academics speak about visual communication across cultures at the annual convention of The Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC).

  • Tuesday Aug 10 2010

    Panel: Journalists in War Zones

    5:30 PM

    A panel in Melbourne, Australia about journalists who cover war and conflict, the dangers they face and the protections afforded to them, sponsored by RMIT University and the Australian Red Cross. 

  • In San Diego, at the American Psychological Association's Annual Convention, a symposium of scholars on psychological, methodological, and theoretical approaches examining current research in journalism and trauma.

  • Tuesday Aug 24 2010

    Workshop: Understanding Psychological Trauma

    8:30 AM

    In Bangkok, a workshop by Dart Centre Australasia and the Foreign Correspondents Club of Thailand about understanding psychological trauma and enhancing resilience when exposed to potentially traumatic events.

  • In Serbia, a week-long summer school for investigative reporting run by the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network (BIRN) from August 22-28.