Visual Arts

Thanks for your interest in the Visual Arts group at the BRLSI. As your convener, I am always interested in hearing suggestions or recommendations for speakers and topics from our members and non-members alike, so please do get in touch with me and we can discuss further details. 


Visual Arts Group 2020 Programme

The BRLSI's Science Programme continues digitally and online during the pandemic.


Please click on the images below to watch the conversations, interviews and talks.

Television News in a Time of Pandemic


Covid-19: Behind the Headlines - Television news in a time of pandemicIn the time of Covid-19 news broadcasters are facing a range of challenges, some practical and some ethical.

In this special interview for BRLSI Dorothy Byrne, Head of News & Current Affairs at Channel 4 and one of the most highly regarded news broadcasters in the country, explains how important it is for journalists to hold those in authority to account.


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