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.
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.
Nominations for the 2020 elections reflect IAMCR’s global membership. For the Executive Board we have one nominee for President, five nominees for Vice President from four continents, and one candidate each for secretary general and treasurer. For the International Council, we have 27 nominees from sixteen different countries and one territory.
Nominations are closed for candidates for IAMCR's Executive Board and International Council. Online elections will be held in May. The complete list of candidates and their statements can be found on the Election 2020 page.
In this letter, Bruce Girard, IAMCR Executive Director, reflects on the 2020 conference transition from Beijing to Tampere. It was sent on 25 February, 2020, with the first of a series of "Tampere Updates", sent to current IAMCR members and potential participants of IAMCR Tampere 2020.
IAMCR will make several awards and grants available to members in 2020: The Prize in Memory of Dallas Smythe, the UCF/IAMCR Urban Communication Research Grant, the New Directions for Climate Communication Research Fellowship and the IAMCR Travel Grants for early-stage scholars. The deadline to apply for most awards is 30 April 2020.
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.
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.
Nominations for the 2020 elections reflect IAMCR’s global membership. For the Executive Board we have one nominee for President, five nominees for Vice President from four continents, and one candidate each for secretary general and treasurer. For the International Council, we have 27 nominees from sixteen different countries and one territory.
Nominations are closed for candidates for IAMCR's Executive Board and International Council. Online elections will be held in May. The complete list of candidates and their statements can be found on the Election 2020 page.
In this letter, Bruce Girard, IAMCR Executive Director, reflects on the 2020 conference transition from Beijing to Tampere. It was sent on 25 February, 2020, with the first of a series of "Tampere Updates", sent to current IAMCR members and potential participants of IAMCR Tampere 2020.
IAMCR will make several awards and grants available to members in 2020: The Prize in Memory of Dallas Smythe, the UCF/IAMCR Urban Communication Research Grant, the New Directions for Climate Communication Research Fellowship and the IAMCR Travel Grants for early-stage scholars. The deadline to apply for most awards is 30 April 2020.

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.