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Cosmopolitanism and Culture: Mediating Citizenship at BBC World Service

3 September 2008 (All day) - 5 June 2010 (All day)
St Hugh’s College, University of Oxford

Panel session at 4th Annual CRESC Conference, Culture and Citizenship

Panel chair

Marie Gillespie

Panel presentations

  • Alasdair Pinkerton, ’BBC calls the world’: Cold War Broadcasting and the Struggle for South East Asia
  • Emma Robertson, ‘Everyone was so excited to know that we could feel so close to the Mother Country’: Negotiating Cultural Citizenship through BBC Broadcasts to the Empire,1932-1967
  • Alban Webb, Keeping the Home Fires Burning: The BBC and the Hungarian Uprising, 1956
Cross theme reference: 
BBC World Service Historical Pespectives