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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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We are very sad to report the death of Yassen Zassoursky, President of the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University, who died on 1 August 2021 at the age of 91 in Moscow, Russia. He was a leading figure in media and journalism studies and education – both in the Soviet Union and in the Russian Federation.
On 3 July, the Gender and Communication Section sponsored the online symposium "Being Marginal- Performing Raced and Gendered Labour", organised by Dr. Maha Bashri of United Arab Emirates University and Dr. Shobha Avadhani of National University of Singapore.
The Visual Culture Working Group is pleased to announce the launch of VIC Dossier Cultural & Technological Images, featuring texts by authors from ten different countries who discuss contemporary aspects that deal with images in their cultural environments and/or in their technological productions.
18-19 November, 2021 - IAMCR is co-sponsoring the 13th edition of the Moscow Readings conference organised by the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University on the topic Mediating Digital Society and Individuals: Journalism and Communication in Times of Uncertainty.
IAMCR calls on the Nigerian government to drop proposed restrictive legislation regulating the media and to lift its suspension of Twitter.
The July newsletter of the Participatory Communication Research Section includes all the details about the section's participation at IAMCR 2021: Online Conference Papers programme, online video session, interactive forums and more.
We are very sad to report the death of Yassen Zassoursky, President of the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University, who died on 1 August 2021 at the age of 91 in Moscow, Russia. He was a leading figure in media and journalism studies and education – both in the Soviet Union and in the Russian Federation.
On 3 July, the Gender and Communication Section sponsored the online symposium "Being Marginal- Performing Raced and Gendered Labour", organised by Dr. Maha Bashri of United Arab Emirates University and Dr. Shobha Avadhani of National University of Singapore.
The Visual Culture Working Group is pleased to announce the launch of VIC Dossier Cultural & Technological Images, featuring texts by authors from ten different countries who discuss contemporary aspects that deal with images in their cultural environments and/or in their technological productions.
18-19 November, 2021 - IAMCR is co-sponsoring the 13th edition of the Moscow Readings conference organised by the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University on the topic Mediating Digital Society and Individuals: Journalism and Communication in Times of Uncertainty.
IAMCR calls on the Nigerian government to drop proposed restrictive legislation regulating the media and to lift its suspension of Twitter.
The July newsletter of the Participatory Communication Research Section includes all the details about the section's participation at IAMCR 2021: Online Conference Papers programme, online video session, interactive forums and more.

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