Under Pressure: Representations of student suicide in British documentary television 

  • Kay Calver (Invited speaker)
  • Bethan Michael-Fox (Invited speaker)

Activity: Academic Talks or PresentationsInvited talkResearch


Recording and presentation slides from an Open Thanatology seminar in May 2021 at the Open University. Presentation from Kay Calver (Univ of Northampton) and Bethan Michael-Fox (Open University) about representations of student suicide in UK TV documentaries. Seminar recording approximately 45 minutes long with some minor audio glitches.
Period19 May 2021
Event titleOpen Thanatology
Event typeSeminar
Degree of RecognitionNational


  • Suicide
  • Higher education
  • Documentary analysis
  • Mental health
  • visual culture
  • Television documentary