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CFP | 15.12. | Challenging and critiquing “reality” in journalism

An upcoming themed issue of the IAFOR Journal of Media, Communication and Film is now accepting article proposals. The issue is themed “Challenging and Critiquing Reality” and it is scheduled for publication in the summer of 2018. The issue is interested in different understandings of “reality” in media, film, politics and culture. The editor especially … Continued


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CFP | 10.1.2018 | Media and war

The journal Media, War and Conflict is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a conference, and its organisers are now accepting paper and panel proposals. The conference will take place in Florence, Italy, on the 22nd and 23rd of May 2018. The general goal of the event is to “take stock” of how the field of … Continued


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CFP | 11.12. | Is contemporary radio “free”?

The 9th Radio Conference is calling for contribution proposals. The event is organised by the The Monash University and Media, Communication and Cultural Studies Association. The conference will be held in Prato, Italy, between the 10th and 13th of July 2018. According to organisers, the event “takes inspiration from [..] the ‘Free Radio’ movement’s push … Continued


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CFP | 30.4.2018 | Terrorist attacks and the media

A special issue of the journal Le Temps des médias is calling for article proposals for its upcoming special issue, themed “Media and attacks”. The issue is scheduled for publication in fall 2019. The editors have provided a (non-exhaustive) list of topic suggestions. It includes: The specific media coverage of certain attacks The conditions of … Continued


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CFP | 31.1. | Global Media and Human Rights ICA pre-conference

The ICA Pre-Conference “Global Media and Human Rights” is calling for papers. The pre-conference will be held in Prague on 23 and 24 May 2018. “Media and communication studies, with its history of linking human and communication rights at crucial 20th century junctions, has a key role in promoting human rights in the 21st century. … Continued


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CFP | 31.1. | Media history from the margins

The CSF Summer Seminar at Monte Verità, Switzerland titled “Media history from the margins” is calling for papers. The seminar is co-organized by the Universities of Lausanne and Luxembourg, and USI Università della Svizzera Italiana. “The summer seminar aims to rethink media history from the margins and to place at the center of our attention … Continued


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CFP | 5.1.2018 | Participation in digital media

The conference “Cultures of Participation – Arts, Digital Media and Politics” is now accepting contribution proposals. The conference will take place between the 18th and 20th of April 2018 in Aarhus, Denmark. As suggested by its title, the conference theme is three-pronged. For journalism scholars, the sub-theme of digital media should be especially interesting. In … Continued


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CFP | 20.12. | Regional media clusters

A one-day symposium on media clusters is calling for paper proposals. The event is entitled “Investigating Regional Creative Clusters” and it is hosted by the University of the West of England, in the city of Bristol, United Kingdom. The symposium will take place on the 6th of March 2018. The symposium is interested in various … Continued


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CFP | 15.1. | Women in the Media: Who Creates the News?

Editors of a book “Women in the Media: Who Creates the News?” call for book chapter proposals. The book wants to examine the position and experience of women in the media in both respects, i.e 1) whether they are now experiencing the privilege of writing in the most important and most popular sections such as … Continued


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CFP | 15.1.2018 | Making sense of election reporting

The ICA preconference “Making sense of Election reporting: new directions, new challenges?” is calling for papers. The conference will be held on 24 May 2018 in Prague, Czech Republic. The organizers welcome new theoretical and empirical inquiries that examine: * The quality of information supplied during election campaign (e.g. debates about policy Vs game, hard … Continued