We are pleased to announce that Sneh Gupta (India) and the team of Solomon Oyeleye and Ifedolapo Ademosu (Nigeria) have been awarded research grants from the UNICEF/IAMCR Communication for Development Research Fund to support research that seeks to advance our understanding of how Communication for Development contributes to the United Nations...
Volume 8, Number 2 of The Political Economy of Communication is now available. The peer-reviewed and open access journal is published under the auspices of the IAMCR Political Economy Section.
The International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR) calls for candidacies from institutions interested in hosting a future IAMCR annual conference. Proposals from institutions or consortiums are welcome.
IAMCR will make several awards and grants available to its members in 2021: the UCF/IAMCR Urban Communication Research Grant, the IAMCR 2021 award in memory of Stuart Hall, and the Climate Communication Research Award.
April –May, 2021 - IAMCR is co-sponsoring the eleventh annual “What is…?" conference, to be held online as a Speaker Series. "What is Communication?" (2021) will investigate instantiations and permutations of communication via models of exchange, modes of inquiry, and meanings of community.
IAMCR co-sponsored the 2nd AMCAP Doctoral Spring School in February 2021 at Fatima Jinnah Women University in Pakistan. In this article, Dr Saadia Ishtiaq Nauman, coordinator of the Doctoral School, talks about the experience of organising the event and the importance of providing an international framework for Pakistani PhD students.
We are pleased to announce that Sneh Gupta (India) and the team of Solomon Oyeleye and Ifedolapo Ademosu (Nigeria) have been awarded research grants from the UNICEF/IAMCR Communication for Development Research Fund to support research that seeks to advance our understanding of how Communication for Development contributes to the United Nations...
Volume 8, Number 2 of The Political Economy of Communication is now available. The peer-reviewed and open access journal is published under the auspices of the IAMCR Political Economy Section.
The International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR) calls for candidacies from institutions interested in hosting a future IAMCR annual conference. Proposals from institutions or consortiums are welcome.
IAMCR will make several awards and grants available to its members in 2021: the UCF/IAMCR Urban Communication Research Grant, the IAMCR 2021 award in memory of Stuart Hall, and the Climate Communication Research Award.
April –May, 2021 - IAMCR is co-sponsoring the eleventh annual “What is…?" conference, to be held online as a Speaker Series. "What is Communication?" (2021) will investigate instantiations and permutations of communication via models of exchange, modes of inquiry, and meanings of community.
IAMCR co-sponsored the 2nd AMCAP Doctoral Spring School in February 2021 at Fatima Jinnah Women University in Pakistan. In this article, Dr Saadia Ishtiaq Nauman, coordinator of the Doctoral School, talks about the experience of organising the event and the importance of providing an international framework for Pakistani PhD students.

IAMCR books

Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research

Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research offers systematic and comprehensive opportunities for the publication of key research and intellectual debates, to reflect the intellectual capital of IAMCR. Read this article for general information about the series and the Advisory Board.

The Handbook of Media Education Research

Edited by Divina Frau-Meigs, Sirkku Kotilainen, Manisha Pathak-Shelat, Michael Hoechsmann and Stuart R. Poyntz, 2020

This timely volume discusses recent developments in the field in the context of related scholarship, public policy, formal and non-formal teaching and learning, and DIY and community practice.

Members' books

Misogyny across Global Media

Edited by Maria B. Marron, this book argues that, although women’s experiences under misogyny are by no means universal, patriarchal social and institutional systems facilitate gender-based hostility across the globe.

The Techlash and Tech Crisis Communication

By Nirit Weiss-Blatt, this book provides an in-depth analysis of the evolution of tech journalism. It illuminates the profound changes in the power dynamics between the media and the tech giants it covers.

Migration, Mobility and Sojourning in Cross-cultural Films

By Ishani Mukherjee and Maggie Griffith Williams, this book draws on existing scholarship on global movements and intercultural communication in cinema to analyze six cross-cultural films.

Communicating the Future: Solutions for Environment, Economy and Democracy

In this book, Lance Bennett challenges readers to consider how best to approach the environmental crisis by changing how we think about the relationships between environment, economy, and democracy.