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11th September 2019 Jemma Green

Book Club — The Architecture of Language

What is it about?

language / messaging / data verbalisation,

This strategic session will create a safe space to discuss the books on our #AMAbookclub list (submitted by you). Explore and discuss the books we are reading and those we are avoiding due to systemic socialisation practices.

How can we take action from the pages to change our behaviours? How does data verbalisation follow the language in our messaging?

The books we discuss will follow the theme of the day and challenge our biased thinking.

View more information on Inclusivity and Audiences Day 2019 and book your place.

What will I gain?

— A different perspective on communications literacy around messaging

— Access to a co-curated #AMAbookclub list to share widely across their own networks and ecosystems

— An insight into sharing information via Data Verbalization from the pioneer of this method

Who is it for?

This is a strategic session for those wishing to explore reading materials, language, communications and data verbalisation.

Speaker

Dr Martin Glynn | Birmingham City University

Dr Martin Glynn is an experienced and internationally renowned criminologist, educator, theatre director, and dramatist with over 35 years’ experience of working in criminal justice, public health, and educational settings.

As a writer Martin has written for BBC 1’s Casualty, had radio drama’s produced for BBC Radio 4, written and directed numerous theatre productions, published many poetry books, alongside developing a growing reputation as an author of children’s books.  His new book ‘Speaking Data and Telling Stories: Data Verbalization for Researchers’ is published by Routledge (2019).