IAMCR 2020 began Sunday 12 July with an Opening Ceremony, including three short keynotes, and the launch of 680 Online Papers grouped into 153 virtual panels.
IAMCR 2020, the association’s first global online conference, launches this Sunday in Tampere, Finland and wherever you are. With 6 plenary sessions, 26 video sessions produced by IAMCR’s sections and working groups, and 680 online papers, there will be lots to read and watch.
The Participatory Communication Research Section (PCR) regularly issues newsletters with information of interest to its members. The June newsletter includes information about the upcoming section heads elections and the IAMCR 2020 online conference. Read it here.
The submission site for Online Conference Papers is now closed. We want to thank all of the authors who submitted a total of 680 papers. The final programme will be published soon.
From the IAMCR June 2020 newsletter: As Covid-19 made its way around the world in the first few months of the year Kaarle Nordenstreng suddenly became a central actor as Tampere University in Finland became the host, first of a face-to-face and then an online conference. What follows is an account from his perspective of how things developed.
The Local and the Digital in Environmental Communication is the tenth title in the IAMCR/Palgrave series Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research. The volume interrogates the intertwining of the local and the digital in environmental communication.
IAMCR 2020 began Sunday 12 July with an Opening Ceremony, including three short keynotes, and the launch of 680 Online Papers grouped into 153 virtual panels.
IAMCR 2020, the association’s first global online conference, launches this Sunday in Tampere, Finland and wherever you are. With 6 plenary sessions, 26 video sessions produced by IAMCR’s sections and working groups, and 680 online papers, there will be lots to read and watch.
The Participatory Communication Research Section (PCR) regularly issues newsletters with information of interest to its members. The June newsletter includes information about the upcoming section heads elections and the IAMCR 2020 online conference. Read it here.
The submission site for Online Conference Papers is now closed. We want to thank all of the authors who submitted a total of 680 papers. The final programme will be published soon.
From the IAMCR June 2020 newsletter: As Covid-19 made its way around the world in the first few months of the year Kaarle Nordenstreng suddenly became a central actor as Tampere University in Finland became the host, first of a face-to-face and then an online conference. What follows is an account from his perspective of how things developed.
The Local and the Digital in Environmental Communication is the tenth title in the IAMCR/Palgrave series Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research. The volume interrogates the intertwining of the local and the digital in environmental communication.

IAMCR books

Communication and Peace: Celebrating Moments of Sheer Human Togetherness

Communication and Peace is the eleventh title in the IAMCR/Palgrave series Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research. By Cees J. Hamelink, this book provides a robust conceptualization of peace.

Digital Inequalities in the Global South

Edited by Massimo Ragnedda and Anna Gladkova, this book discusses how digital inequalities today may lead to other types of inequalities in the Global South. From the Palgrave/IAMCR series "Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research".

Members' books

Minority Women and Western Media

Edited by Maha Bashri and Sameera Ahmed, this book provides insights into how women are represented in different media, including newspapers, television shows, films, and online platforms.

Media Omnipresence

By Francis Arackal, this book is a study of Media, Marketing, Development, Environment, and Politics. It is an attempt to bring together significant topics from the above realms in one place and provide useful references to students, faculty, researchers, and other interested readers.

Communication and Capitalism: A Critical Theory

By Christian Fuchs, this book renews Marxist Humanism as a critical theory perspective on communication and society.

Media Management Matters: Challenges and Opportunities for Bridging Theory and Practice

Edited by Ulrike Rohn and Tom Evens, this collection is essential reading for scholars and practitioners of media management, business and policy.