IAMCR’s sections and working groups received more than 2,300 abstracts for the 2017 conference that will take place in Cartagena, Colombia from July 16-20. The abstracts were submitted by more than 3,000 authors in 92 different countries. The peer-review process will continue until 3 April.
Networking China: The Digital Transformation of the Chinese Economy
By Yu Hong - This book analyzes the central role of information, communications, and culture in Chinese-style capitalism.
IAMCR stands in solidarity with all those calling for United States President Trump’s Executive Order on immigration to be rescinded. Banning entry to the United States by citizens of named countries, currently Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen, for 90 days, suspending the US Refugee Admissions Program for 120 days, and proposals...
The 2017 Urban Communication Research Grant is worth €1,500 and supports communication and media research that advances understanding of the growing complexity of the urban environment. The grant is open to all IAMCR members in good standing.
Gendering War and Peace Reporting
Edited by Berit von der Lippe, Rune Ottosen - Through different case studies, the book reveals how the framing of different femininities and masculinities affects the reporting and our understanding of war and conflicts.
Applications are now being received for the 2017 IAMCR New Directions for Climate Communication Research Fellowship. Initiated by IAMCR and awarded in collaboration with the International Environmental Communication Association (IECA), the award seeks to encourage a wide range of researchers to think creatively about new directions for...