News

News from the [ Framing Ageing ] project.

Workshop 1 at UCD Humanities Institute

The first event of the project has been postponed due to coronavirus and will now take place in UCD on October 27-28 2020. Workshop 1 of [ Framing Ageing ] is a scoping workshop, reflecting the expertise of participants:

COVID-19 images by Dana Walrath

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic [ Framing Ageing ] project participant Dana Walrath has created these artworks.

British Society of Gerontology statement on COVID-19

The British Society of Gerontology (BSG) urges the UK Government to reject the formulation and implementation of policy based on the simple application of chronological age. Responding to the COVID-19 pandemic and evidence of growing age divisions in society, BSG also calls on government and media organisations to be cautious in their use of language.