The Portrayal of International Events by the Internet Media in Latvia

February 1 Thursday

Date/time

February 1, 2018, 11.00

Loc.

Hotel Bergs, Elizabetes iela 83/85

Type

Book Presentation

The new book of the Centre for East European Policy Studies focuses on exploring the content of internet media in Latvia, both Russian and Latvian, analyzing the similarities and differences in their portrayal of international events and processes.

Also available in Deutsch

Live-Stream

Live-Stream in English: http://live.tiesraides.lv/tiesraides.lv/live2/en/24

The book presentation event will focus on the most significant and talked-about international events that have been widely covered in the Latvian media space.

The speakers will be Dr. Mārtiņš Kaprāns, researcher at the Institute of philosophy and sociology, University of Latvia (FSI), Māris Cepurītis, researcher at the Centre for East European Policy Studies and co-editor of the book, and Dr. Didzis Bērziņš, senior lecturer at the University of Latvia Faculty of Social Sciences and researcher at the Advanced Social and Political Research Institute at the University of Latvia. The Presentation will be moderated by Andis Kudors, executive director and researcher at the CEEPS.

The discussion will be held in Latvian with synchronous interpretation in English.

You can watch the presentation online on the CEEPS website www.appc.lv and on the Konrad Adenauer Foundation website www.kas.de/lettland/.

Register for the event until January 31st on https://goo.gl/forms/Dfh4tiyJgWHudMIC2 or by writing to: info@appc.lv.

The book’s publication was supported by Konrad Adenauer Foundation, the NATO Strategic Communication Centre of Excellence and the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Latvia.

Contact person

Agnese Kubliņa

Research Assistant

Agnese Kubliņa
Phone +371 67 331-297
Fax +371 67 331-297
Languages: Deutsch,‎ English,‎ русский