Workshop on writing and reaching out in the media

How can we reach out broadly with our research, and how do we relate to the contemporary media landscape? Listen to Magnus Linton, journalist and Marta Szebehely, professor in social work at the workshop in April 22, 2020.

Magnus Linton, writer, and Marta Szebehely, professor in social work at Stockholm UniversityMagnus Linton, writer, and Marta Szebehely, professor in social work at Stockholm University Photo credit: Alfonso Jaramillo/Eva DalinWhere?

Department of Social , Stockholms university, Stockholm, Sveavägen 160

When?

Wednesday April 22, year 2020, at 9:00 AM—4:00 PM

Lecturers: 

  • Magnus Linton, journalist, writer – "Writing and how to reach out broadly”. 
    The audience will receive some hands-on tips and strategies to develop and strengthen the academic writing. Further, there will be focus on how researchers can find new forms for an effective narration and reach out, beyond the academic readers.
     
  • Marta Szebehely, professor i in social work – "To research in social work and participate in the societal debate and media".

    To what extent can and should we as researchers participate in the societal debate and how should vi relate to the media? What are the possibilities and risks with choosing to engage outside the academy – and if we choose not to engage? Marta will start give some reflections from a long experience as a researcher with a lot of media contact.