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IAMCR 2021: Rethinking borders and boundaries: Beyond the global/local dichotomy in communication studies

11-15 July 2021

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Hosted by Tsinghua University and Xi'an Jiaotong - Liverpool University, IAMCR 2022 will be held from 11-15 July, 2022. Watch these videos prepared by the hosts presenting the conference theme Reorienting Media and Communication Research in the Era of Neo-Globalization, and the unique settings that will surround IAMCR 2022.
Invited by the International Communication Association, IAMCR organised a panel for the 71st Annual ICA Conference held from 27-31 May 2021. The panel titled "Rethinking borders and boundaries: Beyond the global/local dichotomy in communication studies" featured 5 presentations by IAMCR members.
The voting period for the Sections and Working Groups heads election has ended. We would like to thank all of the candidates who expressed their willingness to serve as a section or working group office also to all who voted. See the results here.
07 October, 2021 - The Participatory Communication Research Section is pleased to invite you to a webinar to present the book "The Evolution of Popular Communication in Latin America”. The webinar is free for IAMCR members and pre-registration is required by 6 October.
The Gender and Communication Section has released its September newsletter including information about forthcoming events and publications that might be of interest to section's members.
15 September, 2021 - The Political Communication Research Section will be holding an online seminar on the German Parliamentary Election 2021, with guest speaker Prof. Dr. Ursula Münch (Academy for Political Education Tutzing). After a short lecture the online audience will be able to ask questions and discuss the recent campaign.
Hosted by Tsinghua University and Xi'an Jiaotong - Liverpool University, IAMCR 2022 will be held from 11-15 July, 2022. Watch these videos prepared by the hosts presenting the conference theme Reorienting Media and Communication Research in the Era of Neo-Globalization, and the unique settings that will surround IAMCR 2022.
Invited by the International Communication Association, IAMCR organised a panel for the 71st Annual ICA Conference held from 27-31 May 2021. The panel titled "Rethinking borders and boundaries: Beyond the global/local dichotomy in communication studies" featured 5 presentations by IAMCR members.
The voting period for the Sections and Working Groups heads election has ended. We would like to thank all of the candidates who expressed their willingness to serve as a section or working group office also to all who voted. See the results here.
07 October, 2021 - The Participatory Communication Research Section is pleased to invite you to a webinar to present the book "The Evolution of Popular Communication in Latin America”. The webinar is free for IAMCR members and pre-registration is required by 6 October.
The Gender and Communication Section has released its September newsletter including information about forthcoming events and publications that might be of interest to section's members.
15 September, 2021 - The Political Communication Research Section will be holding an online seminar on the German Parliamentary Election 2021, with guest speaker Prof. Dr. Ursula Münch (Academy for Political Education Tutzing). After a short lecture the online audience will be able to ask questions and discuss the recent campaign.

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