Participation de Gaëtan Tremblay au mémoire de l’IAMCR sur l’avenir de la BBC présenté à la House of Lords

IAMCR’s submission, including an appendix with statements on public service broadcasting from Lebanon and the Arab World, Belgium, Canada, Italy and Mexico, was sent to the House of Lords committee on October 5, 2015 and publsihed on the committee’s website on 16 October.
The submission addressed questions about the public purposes of the BBC, who should set the level of the licence fee, and whether the BBC’s current scale and scope are appropriate to meet the current purposes of the BBC.
The submission was coordinated by IAMCR member Sylvia Harvey, Visiting Professor, School of Media and Communication, University of Leeds, UK, and the appendices were drafted by Dima Dabbous, Assistant Professor, Lebanese American University, Lebanon; Daniël Biltereyst, Professor in Film and Media Studies, Ghent University, Belgium; Gaëtan Tremblay, Emeritus Professor, Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada; Giuseppe Richeri, Professor Emeritus, University of Lugano, Italy; and Rodrigo Gomez, Professor in Communication Policies, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Cuajimalpa, México.