A conference entitled “African Women in the Media” is now accepting paper, panel and workshop proposals. The event will take place on the 21st and 22nd of June 2018, and it is organized by Stringers Africa. The conference is hosted by the University of Ibadan, in Ibadan, Nigeria.
The conference seeks to gather both academics and professional journalists, and contributions are welcomed from both groups. Potential topics, as listed by the organizers, include:
- Feminism and political participation
- Women, violence and media
- Transnational and ethnic media
- Environment reporting
- Gender consciousness and media education
All proposals must be submitted by March 26.
The full call for papers is available on the organizer’s website.