The deadline to submit proposals for IAMCR's annual conference in Cartagena, Colombia is 9 February. The conference will take place from 16-20 July. The general theme is Transforming Culture, Politics & Communication: New media, new territories, new discourses.
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...
IAMCR has been elected to chair the Global Alliance on Media and Gender. Aimée Vega, vice-president of IAMCR, will fill the position. Carolyn Byerly, an IAMCR member, will serve as chair of the Alliance’s Research Committee.
The IAMCR Prize in Memory of Dallas W. Smythe is awarded to students and young scholars who are members of the association and have outstanding papers accepted for IAMCR conferences. The Smythe Award will be presented at the 2017 conference in Cartagena. The deadline for submission for the award is 17 April 2017.