[Webinar] TV broadcasting and the impact of the CNN effect on diplomacy

25 October 2013 -

online

Event description

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Webinar announcement

In this next webinar Dr Jovan Kurbalija will shed light on yet another technological device that has had a strong impact on international relations in recent history: the television.  Although TV was invented in 1926 and launched by the BBC in 1936, its wider utilisation only began after World War II.

[Webinar] TV broadcasting and the impact of the CNN effect on diplomacyThe full impact of television was felt during the Gulf War (1990-1991), which might be considered the first television war in terms of instantaneous and direct broadcasting.

We will also look at the impacts of the so-called CNN effect in diplomacy. Please join us on Friday, 25th October, 2013 at 15:00 CET (13:00 GMT) for our next advanced diplomatic webinar: TV broadcasting and the impact of the CNN effect on diplomacy.