News coverage of Australia's Black Summer bushfires

Monday, 9 March 2020 - 6:00pm to 6:30pm

The Monash Climate Change Communication Research Hub conducts social research and leads impact focused projects to build media and policy infrastructure that adequately addresses climate change in Australia. The Hub has just released a report that examines the media coverage the unprecedented Australian summer 2019/20 bushfires. David Holmes, the Hub's director, talks about the report's findings and the connection between these findings and public discourse about the climate emergency.

Monday 6:00pm to 6:30pm
This show casts a critical eye on the myriad ways in which we communicate with each other in our increasingly interconnected, multi-media platform world. Each week we mix down the who, the what, the where, and the how of particular communication events, messages, trends and technologies, and then consider: what impacts and what consequences?


John Langer, Reema Rattan, Liam Armstrong