Monthly Archives: April 2017

17th April 2017 – PSA 2017 Conference

Very much enjoyed presenting at the Political Studies Association Conference at Strathclyde University in Glasgow last week on ‘Propaganda and Counter-Terrorism: Good Intentions and Iraq War Propaganda’. It was a great panel on Terrorism and Violence with excellent questions from the audience and I enjoyed catching up with all my old friends and colleagues! Dmitry even snapped this pic of… Read more →

1st April 2017 – The Allusionist – Interview with Emma L Briant on Language of Migration

I’m interviewed by Helen Zaltzman in this fab new podcast for the Allusionist about the language of #migration and #refugees: “Recognizing someone’s humanity is crucial. Calling someone a migrant, calling someone an asylum seeker, calling them a refugee: these are official categories. But in many ways, depending on how they use them, they can change and become more negative.” The… Read more →