Debate: Experts Responsibility in Media Coverage of the Coronavirus

How critical should journalists be? Can the relationship between expert and journalist become too close? Should the expert always participate? Come along and hear answers to these questions at the debate on the responsibility of experts in media coverage of the coronavirus.

DateThursday 5 November 2020
Time16:30 — 18:00
LocationMerete Barker Auditorium, Building 1253, room 211

Both researchers and journalists found themselves in uncharted waters when the corona pandemic swept over us at the beginning of the year. While politicians held a truce, media and experts had to navigate in extreme uncertainty as they were assigned huge responsibility and received massive attention.

During the debate, journalists and healthcare experts will discuss the coverage of corona and focus on what the media and experts have learned since the spring.

The debate will be held in Danish.