21 Mar 2017, 16:30 - 18:00
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