When East met West: The aftermath of foreign ownership of the press in Central and Eastern Europe | University of Oxford

When East met West: The aftermath of foreign ownership of the press in Central and Eastern Europe

Speaker
Veselin Vackov (Journalist with Lidové noviny, Prague)
Event date
Event time
12:30 - 14:15
Venue
St Antony's College
62 Woodstock Road
Oxford
OX2 6JF
Venue details

Seminar Room

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
N/A
Disabled access?
No
Booking required
Not required

Veselin Vačkov is a Bulgarian-born media executive and journalist. Since 2000 he has been managing editor of the Czech daily newspaper Lidove noviny. He graduated from English, Czech Studies and Slavic Studies at Charles University in Prague, and is an alumnus of Jesus College, Oxford, where he studied computational linguistics from 1995-1996. In his parallel academic career his research concentrates on the language of mass media.