IAMCR Secretariat and the 2007 Conference Committee welcome the submission of papers for its 50th Anniversary Conference to be held on 23-25 July 2007 in Paris.
The present call for papers is available in English, French and Spanish.
During the month of September we will be gradually introducing additional functionality and services for IAMCR members. A few of these include:
Sections, Working Groups, Committees, Task Forces, etc. that request them will be able to have their own e-mail or discussion lists. This service is already available. To request a list, contact us...
The General Assembly meeting in Cairo agreed that the next IAMCR Conference, celebrating the 50th Anniversary of IAMCR will be held 23-25 July 2007, at UNESCO headquarters in Paris. The conference theme will be: Media, Communication, Information: 50 Years of Theories and Practices.
IAMCR's Annual Conference took place in Cairo (Egypt) from 23-28 July 2006. This year's Conference was organized by the Journalism and Mass Communication department of the American University in Cairo.
Fatma Alloo, a founder of the Tanzania Media Women's Association (TAMWA) made the inaugural speech at the Opening Plenary Session of IAMCR's 2006 Annual Conference in Cairo on 24 July.
Roger Silverstone who has died at the age of 61 was an outstanding contributor to the field of media and communications studies.  He was deeply committed to understanding the power of the media and its centrality in our lives.
IAMCR Secretariat and the 2007 Conference Committee welcome the submission of papers for its 50th Anniversary Conference to be held on 23-25 July 2007 in Paris.
The present call for papers is available in English, French and Spanish.
During the month of September we will be gradually introducing additional functionality and services for IAMCR members. A few of these include:
Sections, Working Groups, Committees, Task Forces, etc. that request them will be able to have their own e-mail or discussion lists. This service is already available. To request a list, contact us...
The General Assembly meeting in Cairo agreed that the next IAMCR Conference, celebrating the 50th Anniversary of IAMCR will be held 23-25 July 2007, at UNESCO headquarters in Paris. The conference theme will be: Media, Communication, Information: 50 Years of Theories and Practices.
IAMCR's Annual Conference took place in Cairo (Egypt) from 23-28 July 2006. This year's Conference was organized by the Journalism and Mass Communication department of the American University in Cairo.
Fatma Alloo, a founder of the Tanzania Media Women's Association (TAMWA) made the inaugural speech at the Opening Plenary Session of IAMCR's 2006 Annual Conference in Cairo on 24 July.
Roger Silverstone who has died at the age of 61 was an outstanding contributor to the field of media and communications studies.  He was deeply committed to understanding the power of the media and its centrality in our lives.

IAMCR books

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".

Communication and Peace: Celebrating Moments of Sheer Human Togetherness

By Cees J. Hamelink. The book provides a robust conceptualization of peace. From the Palgrave/IAMCR series "Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research".

Members' books

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.

Digital Detox: The Politics of Disconnecting

By Trine Syvertsen, this book explores the phenomenon of digital detox: users taking a break from digital media or adopting measures to limit smartphone and social media use.

Digital Capital: A Bourdieusian Perspective on the Digital Divide

By Massimo Ragnedda and Maria Laura Ruiu, this book examines how digital capital can be defined, measured and impact policy.