Akil Awan and Ben O’Loughlin will participate in a workshop on Social Media, Terrorism and Social Change being held in Berlin on 30 November - 1 December. The workshop is organised by the Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF). The focus of discussion will be how social and mainstream media provide an ‘enabling environment’ for right-wing and Islamic-inspired terrorism in the UK and Germany.
Participants include Julian Junk, Christopher Daase, Irene Weipert-Fenner, Clara Süß, Francis O’Connor and Hande Abay (PRIF), Katharina Kleinen-von Königslöw (University of Hamburg), Martina Scheugraf (Filmuniversität Babelsberg), Diane Rieger (University of Mannheim) and Valentin Rauer (Türk-Alman Üniversitesi). This is the second in the series.