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Andrew Mycock

in Huddersfield

The Young Ones Was My Political Viewfinder

PRESENTED ON APR 29, 2015
IN HUDDERSFIELD @ VOL 14

Dr Andrew Mycock, Reader in Politics at the University of Huddersfield, looks how engagment in politics by young people can be increased by looking at what they want to see in political manifestos.

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Inside the Scottish Political Archive

BY SARAH BROMAGE
IN STIRLING

Sarah Bromage presents about the diverse material of Scottish Political Archive that Sarah currates at the University of Stirling. Sarah presents unique and rare photos of Scottish politicians, interesting political campaign materials, including comments on Tatcher Government, as well as Scottish devolution referendum debate materials from 1979 and 1997 that allow comparing the agendas of the past with the ongoing debate.

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Did you stay up for Portillo?

BY RICHARD JONES
@ VOL 14 ON APR 29, 2015

Richard Williams-Jones, Lecturer in Journalism and Media at the University of Huddersfield, takes a look at the history of television coverage of UK General Elections.

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Gender and the General Election

BY COCO TOMA
@ VOL 14 ON APR 29, 2015

Coco Toma, Vice President Communication and Democracy at the Huddersfield Student Union, looks at developing women's engagement with politics in the 21st century.

"Presentation of the Day" on May 21, 2015.

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A Student Manifesto For Change

BY DAN RIDSDALE
@ VOL 14 ON APR 29, 2015

Dan Ridsdale, Democracy and Campaigns Coordinator at Huddersfield Student Union talks about the student's manifesto for the general election.

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Learning to Fail Better

BY ELENI SCHIRMER
@ VOL 13 ON APR 30, 2015

Co-president of the UW-Madison Teaching Assistants’ Association, Eleni Schirmer talks about insights gained from mistakes made in a recent political showdown in the Wisconsin capitol. She shares how the situation sparked tough questions about how to challenge and overcome social inequalities and how social movements impact public education.

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DIY Politics

BY JILLIAN MERRICK
@ VOL 5 ON SEP 15, 2015

In 2014, Jillian Merrick took a run at public office in the local municpal  elections. Never a fan of traditional elections camapigns, she had to come up with creative ways of particpating in the process without compromising her values. She shares some of the crafty and creative ways she's subverted the typically trappings of a political campaign, and on how craft, art and design continue to influence her work on City Council after her successful election.

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Political Activism in the Digital Age

BY JOLEZA KOKA
@ VOL 2 ON SEP 18, 2015

Joleza Koka - Political Activism in the Digital Age

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Political drawings and cartoons

BY JOOP VAN HOLSTEIJN
@ VOL 20 ON JUN 28, 2017

Joop van Holsteyn, working for the institute of Political Science, researches elections and electoral behavior, polling, public opinion, the referendum in the Netherlands, political drawings and cartoons. Joop will share with us how these kind of cartoons are perceived. 

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Venezuela

BY STEFI KLEIN MILOSLAVICH
@ VOL 18 ON JUN 06, 2018

How do you explain a social, economic and political crisis to the first world? Stefi Klein Miloslavich left her home in search of the future.