The ethics of images in journalism – Wendy Bowler lecture

11 August 2009

Written by: Lawrie Zion

Title: The ethics of images in journalism
Location: Economics Lecture Theatre
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Description: In this lecture, Dr Wendy Bowler will take us through the story of one of the most potent images from the events of September 11, 2001. This will open up into a discussion of the following questions: What are the groundrules for showing images of war, death, and grief? What are the legal and ethical considerations when it comes to editing images? And are \”distatesful\” images always unethical?
Start Time: 16:00
Date: 2009-09-07
End Time: 17:00