Research talks

The Media Research Group consists of theorists, practitioners and industry experts in video games, animation, comics, film, television, photography, music, social media and performance. We host regular research seminars featuring talks by our members and guest speakers from all disciplines. Our research seminars this year are online and open to all. Please email for access details.

Research seminar series 2021/2022

DateSeminar titleSpeakers
13 October 2021Dead Media: Analogue terror in the horror genreDr Shellie McMurdo and Dr Laura Mee
10 November 2021A multi-planer approach to encoding storyworlds for dynamic narrative generationDavid Tree
8 December 2021Routes into research for practitioners Prof. Robin Nelson, The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
2 February 2022Pop Art and the British essay film in the 1960s and 1970sDr Mark Broughton
2 March 2022New research in musicDennis Collopy, Steven Coltart & Rob Godman
30 March 2022Doctoral research in mediatbc