CFP: Ethnic media in the digital era

The Co-Edited Volume on “Ethnic Media in the Digital Era” is calling for manuscripts.

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Digital divides and ethnic media

Digital diasporas or cyber ethnic communities

The impact of the digital revolution in the everyday lives of ethnic media audiences

Youth, cultural/racial/ethnic hybridity, and media consumption and production

Journalism, professional identity, and ethnic media producers

Media competition and new business models in the digital era

Ethnic-mainstream or interethnic media relations in the global media industries

Communication policy, media law, and ethnic media in the digital era

Minority languages, media, and media technologies

Historical perspectives on technology and ethnic media [/spoiler]

Theoretical essays, empirical studies, case studies, and policy-oriented scholarship on the abovementioned topics conducted in any geographical area of the world are welcomed. Scholarship pertaining to regions of the world less studied (e.g., Africa, East and South Asia, Central and South America), and that is comparative in nature, is encouraged. Work based on any theoretical perspective and methodological framework, and work by authors from all disciplines, including media and communication studies, journalism, sociology, political science, and economics, will be considered.

Abstract length: 500 words

Deadline for abstract: 31 August 2016

Other important dates:

  • Decision: 30 September 2016
  • Deadline for full paper: 15 December 2016
  • Publication: Spring 2018

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