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Wednesday, 20 February 2013, 6:00PM
Barnard's Inn Hall

The Leveson Inquiry: Trauma or Catharsis?

Professor George Brock

This lecture analyses the crisis of trust and confidence which produced the Leveson Inquiry into the press and looks ahead to the likely outcomes.

professor-george-brock

Professor Brock became Professor and Head of Journalism at City University in September 2009, having been a professional journalist prior to that.

He began his reporting career at the Yorkshire Evening Press and The Observer, joining The Times in 1981. After starting at The Times as a feature writer, he became a features editor and, in 1984, op-ed page editor.

He was foreign editor, Brussels bureau chief, European Editor, Managing Editor, Saturday Editor and most recently International Editor in a 28-year career at the newspaper.

He is a board member of the World Editors Forum, and a member of the British committee of the International Press Institute. He broadcasts and lectures frequently and reviews for the Times Literary Supplement.

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20 February 2013

The Leveson Inquiry: Trauma or Catharsis?
Professor George Brock

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