Fascist Radicalism and the New Media – conference page

Event Date: 17 September 2010
Sunley Management Centre, Park Campus, University of Northampton



Fascist Radicalism and the New Media


Doug Rae, Associate Dean of School of Social Sciences
– Dr Matthew Feldman, Director of the Radicalism and New Media Group
Keynote Talk: Gerry Gable (MA Crim.), Searchlight Magazine
‘Confronting Right-Wing Extremism in a Western Democracy’
Panel 1: New Media and the Resurgent British Fascism (Chair MF)
– Dr Paul Jackson, University of Northampton: ‘The English Defence League and Far-Right Politics’
Trevor Preston, University of Northampton: ‘From Billboard to Broadband: Cyber-Terrorism and the Extreme Right Wing’
Benedict Addis, HP Labs: ‘Covert communities: How the Internet Fosters Extremism’
Panel 2: New Media and European Fascisms (Chair PJ)
– Dr Matthew Feldman, University of Northampton: ‘Universal Nazism in Britain: The Case of the Aryan Strike Force’
– Dr Anna Castriota, University of Cardiff: ‘Julius Evola on the Web: The Fascist Ideal of “Europe as Aryanland”’
– Dr Anton Shekhovtsov, University of Northampton: ‘Far-Right Music in Europe: Songs of Hate and Devotion
Panel 3: Practitioners on the Far-Right (Chair PJ)
East Midlands Community Contact Unit: ‘Experiences of a Regional Intervention Unit in Addressing Violent Extremism’
Durham Constabulary: ‘Operation CONSTELLATION – The Right Wing Threat’
Concluding Discussion and Closing Remarks (Chair MF)

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