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Comedy and Care: The Funny Side of Social Work - with Jo Brand and panel
Tue 21 March 2017, 16:30 – 18:00 GMT
To mark WORLD SOCIAL WORK DAY, the Division of Social Work at Brunel University London and the Centre for Comedy Studies Research present
COMEDY AND CARE: The Funny Side of Socal Work
with JO BRAND and a panel of experts
Join comedian Jo Brand (Centre for Comedy Studies Research Ambassador and creator of the Channel 4 social work comedy Damned) and a panel of experts and practitioners who will explore media portrayals of social work, the role of comedy in shaping discussions of social work, and much more.
PANEL OF EXPERTS INCLUDE:
Creator of Channel 4 Sitcom Damned
Peter Beresford OBE
Emeritus Professor of Social Policy Brunel University London
Dr Stephen Jordan
University of Essex
Creator of Radio 4 sitcom and Guardian comic Claire in the Community
Everyone is very welcome!