In light of the inability to gather face-to-face, IAMCR's International Council adopt an extraordinary measure to enable online elections for those sections and working groups scheduled to hold elections in 2020. The deadline to submit candidacies is 10 June, 2020.
We have compiled the abstracts accepted for presentation in the Online Conference Papers component of the 2020 annual conference. Download them from the conference website.
The deadline to apply for the 2020 Urban Communication Research Grant has been extended to 30 April. The grant is worth $1,750 and supports communication and media research that advances understanding of the growing complexity of the urban environment.
IAMCR will make several awards and grants available to members in 2020. To accommodate the new schedule of the online IAMCR conference, the deadline to apply for the Prize in Memory of Dallas Smythe and the UCF/IAMCR Urban Communication Research Grant has been extended to 30 April 2020.
To accommodate the new schedule of the Online Conference Papers, in light of the change from a face-to-face conference to online activities, the deadline for applications for the 2020 Smythe Award has been extended to 30 April.
Given the rapid and unpredictable developments associated with COVID-19 at present, and the health and safety issues and constraints associated with travel and conference activity, IAMCR and our partners at Tampere University, are planning online activities in lieu of a face-to-face conference in Finland.
In light of the inability to gather face-to-face, IAMCR's International Council adopt an extraordinary measure to enable online elections for those sections and working groups scheduled to hold elections in 2020. The deadline to submit candidacies is 10 June, 2020.
We have compiled the abstracts accepted for presentation in the Online Conference Papers component of the 2020 annual conference. Download them from the conference website.
The deadline to apply for the 2020 Urban Communication Research Grant has been extended to 30 April. The grant is worth $1,750 and supports communication and media research that advances understanding of the growing complexity of the urban environment.
IAMCR will make several awards and grants available to members in 2020. To accommodate the new schedule of the online IAMCR conference, the deadline to apply for the Prize in Memory of Dallas Smythe and the UCF/IAMCR Urban Communication Research Grant has been extended to 30 April 2020.
To accommodate the new schedule of the Online Conference Papers, in light of the change from a face-to-face conference to online activities, the deadline for applications for the 2020 Smythe Award has been extended to 30 April.
Given the rapid and unpredictable developments associated with COVID-19 at present, and the health and safety issues and constraints associated with travel and conference activity, IAMCR and our partners at Tampere University, are planning online activities in lieu of a face-to-face conference in Finland.

IAMCR books

The Science of the Commons: A Note on Communication Methodology

By Muniz Sodré. The book introduces an innovative ethical-political understanding of communication as a connection of the common, the cohesive tie of the community. From the Palgrave/IAMCR series "Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research".

The Handbook of Diasporas, Media, and Culture is in the series Global Handbooks in Media and Communications, co-published by IAMCR and Wiley-Blackwell.

Edited by Jessica Retis and Roza Tsagarousianou, 2019

This innovative and timely book helps readers to understand diasporic cultures and their impact on the globalized world.

Members' books

Citizen Media and Practice: Currents, Connections, Challenges

Edited by Hilde C. Stephansen and Emiliano Treré, this groundbreaking collection advances understanding of the concept of media practices by critically interrogating its relevance for the study of citizen and activist media.

Covering the Border War

By Sang Kil, this book examines the notion of the body politic in border newspaper coverage of the USA-Mexico divide.

Transnational Korean Cinema

By Dal Yong Jin, this book explores the interactions of local and global politics, economics, and culture to contextualize the development of Korean cinema.

Harold Innis on Peter Pond

By William J. Buxton, this book comprises eight texts by Innis, including his 1930 biography of Pond as well as his writings on the explorer's myriad activities.