Kick-off of the new lecture series "SchlussPunktStart" - "The conflict potential of gender asterisks, colons and BinnenIs - Why is Germany avoiding gender-sensitive language?"
branch of the German Journalists' Association, the Centre for Media, Communication and Information Research (ZeMKI) at the University of Bremen is launching a new lecture series entitled "SchlussPunktStart" [...] present their final theses that deal with the field of journalism in terms of content. In this way, research results can be discussed that are otherwise only dealt with at the university level. Ann-Christin [...] Twitter data on the discourse on gender-sensitive language. Through random sampling, the graduate student proves: regardless of the facts, polarising opinions are reproduced above all. This is blamed, among