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CFP | 10.1. | Spaces of war and war of spaces

Media, War & Conflict Journal’s tenth anniversary conference will be held on 22-23 May 2018 at Accademia Europea Di Firenze, Florence, Italy. There have been significant transformations in the way war and conflict is produced, enacted, negotiated, remembered and ‘felt’ in, through and with media. The aim of the event is to consider, evaluate and reflect upon … Continued


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CFP | 12.3.2018 | Fear, culture and agency

The Asian Conference on Cultural Studies is calling for contribution proposals. The event will take place between the 1st and 3rd of June 2018 in Kobe, Japan. The conference theme is “Fearful Futures: Cultural Studies and the Question of Agency in the Twenty-First Century”. Submissions are not limited to the conference theme, but each submission … Continued


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CFP | 1.3.2018 | Disability and media in Africa

An edited book, entitled “Disability and Media – African perspectives”, is in the works and open for chapter proposals. It is being edited by Mike Kent, of Curtin University, Tafadzwa Rugoho, of both Kwa Zulu Natal University and Great Zimbabwe University, and Phillipa Mutswanga, of Zimbabwe Open University. The editors are interested in the “intersection … Continued


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CFP | 12.1.2018 | Hyperlocal media in the Nordic countries

The open access journal Nordicom Review is calling for article proposals for its upcoming special issue on Nordic hyperlocal journalism. The issue is expected to be published in late 2018 or early 2019. The guest editors to the issue have provided a (non-exhaustive) list of topic suggestions. It includes themes such as: Appearances of hyperlocal … Continued


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CFP | 28.2.2018 | Centres and peripheries of communication

The 7th European Communication Conference invites proposals for papers, panels and posters. The conference is organized by the European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA) and Università della Svizzera italiana. It will take place in Lugano, Switzerland, between the 31st of October and November 3rd 2018. The full title of the conference is “Centres and … Continued


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CFP | 15.4.2018 | Journalism across borders

The Journalism Across Borders conference is calling for paper proposals. The event is organised by the German Communication Association and will be hosted by the Technische Universität Ilmenau. The conference dates are 26th-28th September 2018. The conference is entitled “The Production and ‘Produsage’ of News in the Era of Transnationalization, Destabilization and Algorithmization”. The organisers … Continued


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CFP | 16.12. | Protest and resistance in media

A one-day conference entitled “#Resist: Protest and Resistance Media in Brexit Britain and Trump-era USA” is calling for paper proposals. The event will take place on the 8th of March 2018, and it will be hosted by the Ulster University in Northern Ireland. As suggested by its title, the conference is focused on the “seismic … Continued


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CFP | 7.12. | Second Symposium of the Society for Media History

Second Symposium of the Society for Media History is calling for papers. The event is titled “I have a dream…” – Media, utopia and experiment and it takes place on May 23 – 25 2018 in Paris. The call for papers is not solely intended for media historians; it seeks to be a venue for … Continued


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CFP | 15.1. | Implications and consequences for environmental communication

The ECREA Science and Environment Section invites abstract submissions for an edited volume with the title “When the Local meets the Digital: Implications and Consequences for Environmental Communication”. Scholars are also invited for participating in the webinar on this same topic on 15 March 2018.  The edited volume and the webinar are a joint initiative … Continued


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CFP | 20.1. | ICMC 2018 in Abu Dhabi

International conference on media and communication (ICMC 2018) is now accepting submissions. The conference will be held in March 19-21, 2018 at Radisson Blu Hotel, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi and it is hosted by the Department of Communication Studies of Abu Dhabi University. The aims and objectives of ICMC 2018 is to exchange best practices and … Continued