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Centre for Media History

Centre for Media History

Centre for Media History A few of our CMH members exploring the archives during a visit to Lund University in Sweden (Prof Hugh Chignell, Dr Kristin Skoog, Dr Tony Stoller & Dr Kathryn McDonald)

The Centre for Media History seeks to:

  • Stimulate an interest in media history
  • Develop partnerships with national and international partners to promote the study of media history
  • Work for the preservation of media and specifically broadcasting archives
  • Develop new ways of incorporating media history into teaching and learning
  • Bid for research grants to further our aims
  • Provide a stimulating and supportive environment for postgraduate researchers.

Dr Tony Stoller, Visiting Professor at the Centre for Media History and member of the Entangled Media Histories Network gives an insight into his post-doc research idea about the impact of the fall of the Berlin Wall on classical music radio.

Gloria Khamkar, PhD candidate at the Centre for Media History at Bournemouth University, a radio professional and member of the Entangled Media Histories Network describes her PhD research on the Evolution of Asian radio in England between 1960 and 2004.

Professor Hugh Chignell talking about the importance and use of radio archives.

Past activities from CMH members

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Our collections and collaborations

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