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Distant suffering in the media

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In her inaugural public lecture (delivered at LSE Wednesday 27 February 2008, 6:30-8pm Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House) Professor Lilie Chouliaraki talks about suffering in the media, addressing the question of how far images and stories of suffering make a difference in our ways of engaging with distant sufferers. It is possible to download the podcast or read the transcript. Transcript available from the Polis website at:

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