One World Media Live 'Creating Global Conversations' Wed, 2013-11-13 20:09

SOAS Radio hosts One World Media for a discussion on the topic ‘Creating Global Conversations.’ One World Media Festival director, Mick Csaky, comedy writer Jane Bussmann and journalist filmmaker Sorious Samura discuss the One World Media Festival and are joined live on-air by contributors from across the globe.

Topics discussed include; how new media can empower the poorer members of society? how to get more local reporters from foreign locations onto our TV screens, on radio and in print in the UK and throughout the developed world? how to better report on the new and emerging Africa, without resorting to bygone clich?s? how media can change the world for the better?

New online community radio station based in Accra, JT Live Radio join the conversation via phone and comments from twitter are also discussed.

Presented by Mary Thackray from SOAS Radio
Music: Wullomei (Ghana) ‘Prodigal Son’
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