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School of Communication Universidad Complutense de Madrid

7-11 July 2019

IAMCR is pleased to announce that the 2019 New Directions for Climate Communication Research Fellowship has been awarded to John Cook, Emily Vraga, and Sojung Kim for their proposal Countering Climate Misinformation with Humor and Active Inoculation.
Victor C. Eze, a Doctoral Student in Communication and Language Arts at the University of Ibadan in Nigeria, received a travel grant to attend IAMCR 2019 in Madrid. He tells us about the experience and how it renewed his energy for undertaking research.
Professor Helena Sousa, a long-time member and supporter of IAMCR, was presented with a Distinguished Contribution Award during the third plenary session of IAMCR's 2019 conference in Madrid, Spain. Helena was head of the Local Organising Committee for IAMCR's 2010 Conference in Braga.
Published by UNESCO in collaboration with IAMCR and the Global Alliance for Media and Gender, "Setting the Gender Agenda for Communication Policy: New proposals from the Global Alliance on Media and Gender" was launched at the recent IAMCR conference in Madrid.
IAMCR is pleased to announce that the 2019 award in memory of Herbert I. Schiller was presented to Pooja Ichplani, Archna Kumar, Rupa Upadhyay and Jessica Mayberry, for their joint paper "Communication Processes, Community Mobilization and Normative Shifts: Learnings from Video Volunteers’ India Unheard Program"
The International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR) will be taking its annual conference to Beijing, China for the first time in the association’s 63 year history.
IAMCR is pleased to announce that the 2019 New Directions for Climate Communication Research Fellowship has been awarded to John Cook, Emily Vraga, and Sojung Kim for their proposal Countering Climate Misinformation with Humor and Active Inoculation.
Victor C. Eze, a Doctoral Student in Communication and Language Arts at the University of Ibadan in Nigeria, received a travel grant to attend IAMCR 2019 in Madrid. He tells us about the experience and how it renewed his energy for undertaking research.
Professor Helena Sousa, a long-time member and supporter of IAMCR, was presented with a Distinguished Contribution Award during the third plenary session of IAMCR's 2019 conference in Madrid, Spain. Helena was head of the Local Organising Committee for IAMCR's 2010 Conference in Braga.
Published by UNESCO in collaboration with IAMCR and the Global Alliance for Media and Gender, "Setting the Gender Agenda for Communication Policy: New proposals from the Global Alliance on Media and Gender" was launched at the recent IAMCR conference in Madrid.
IAMCR is pleased to announce that the 2019 award in memory of Herbert I. Schiller was presented to Pooja Ichplani, Archna Kumar, Rupa Upadhyay and Jessica Mayberry, for their joint paper "Communication Processes, Community Mobilization and Normative Shifts: Learnings from Video Volunteers’ India Unheard Program"
The International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR) will be taking its annual conference to Beijing, China for the first time in the association’s 63 year history.

IAMCR books

The Palgrave/IAMCR Book Series is developing into a rich collection of thought provoking volumes: as of June 2019 it comprises eight published volumes; one book is in production and nine new volumes have been contracted with Palgrave, to be published between late 2019 and mid 2020.

Edited by Sandra Ristovska and Monroe Price, this is the 8th book in the Palgrave/ IAMCR Series Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research. It includes scholarship on visual media and human rights alongside reflections by human rights practitioners.

Members' books

Published by UNESCO in collaboration with IAMCR and the Global Alliance for Media and Gender, "Setting the Gender Agenda for Communication Policy: New proposals from the Global Alliance on Media and Gender" was launched at the recent IAMCR conference in Madrid.

Edited by Lisa Brooten, Jane Madlyn McElhone and Gayathry Venkiteswaran, this is the first volume to overview the country’s contemporary media landscape, providing a critical assessment of the sector during the complex and controversial political transition.

Edited by Joshua D. Atkinson and Linda Kenix, this book demonstrates the rising role that alternative media play in contemporary mainstream political communication.

Edited by Bruce Mutsvairo and Massimo Ragnedda.
Experiences from various locations in several sub-Saharan African countries have been carefully selected in this collection with the aim of providing an updated account on the digital divide and its impact in Africa.