The lecture of Prof. E.Vartanova within the frames a project "MediaMondays"


DSC_0165.JPGOn May, 30 a joint project of the Faculty of Journalism and VDNH “MediaMondays” took place. The first lecture of the educational course was delivered by the Faculty’s Dean, Professor Elena Vartanova. In the lecture "Media XXI century" Prof. Vartanova told about the role journalism in a contemporary life and explained why modern society might be called "digital" and man - "a man of media." Also the Dean analyzed the dynamics of the media and answered the questions: What is the difference between newspaper’s news and YouTube videos? Why the modern human must know and understand the basics of MassMedia? What are today’s dangers for the journalistics? These and much more than these questions Prof. Vartanova discussed with listeners within the frames “MediaMondays”. The audience of the lecture was about 200 people.

Next lecture of the course "MediaMondays" will be holded by the Editor-in-Chief of "Russian Reporter", Faculty of Journalism’s lecturer Vitaly Leybin. The topic of the lecture: "What is the future of journalism?". We will be waiting for you on June, 6 at 19:30, in the summer cinema-lecture of VDNH (behind pavilion 62).

The course program and further information are available on the official websites of the Faculty of Journalism and VDNH.

Contact information and media accreditation:, 8 (919) 786-80-03

Photos: Julia Tsyapa, Daria Razzhivina, Ksenia Kosacheva.