The IAMCR Executive Board extend a very warm welcome to our three newly appointed ambassadors: Gemma Lopez, based in Santa Clara California, Leah Komen at Daystar University Kenya, and Rodrigo Cetina Presuel at the Harvard Law School.
Juan Liu, a PhD candidate at Renmin University of China, received a travel grant to attend IAMCR 2019 in Madrid. She presented the paper "The War between Power, Capital and Body Politics in Cyberspace" to the Communication in Post- and Neo-Authoritarian Societies Working Group.
Kajalie Shehreen Islam is an Assistant Professor at the University of Dhaka in Bangladesh. She received a travel grant to present her paper “Advertising Nationalism: War Commemoration and the ‘Politics of Memory’ in Bangladesh” to the History Section.
Vol 7, No 1 of the Political Economy of Communication journal is now available online. The journal of IAMCR's Political Economy Section is free and open access.
IAMCR is pleased to announce that the 2019 New Directions for Climate Communication Research Fellowship has been awarded to John Cook, Emily Vraga, and Sojung Kim for their proposal Countering Climate Misinformation with Humor and Active Inoculation.
Victor C. Eze, a Doctoral Student in Communication and Language Arts at the University of Ibadan in Nigeria, received a travel grant to attend IAMCR 2019 in Madrid. He tells us about the experience and how it renewed his energy for undertaking research.
The IAMCR Executive Board extend a very warm welcome to our three newly appointed ambassadors: Gemma Lopez, based in Santa Clara California, Leah Komen at Daystar University Kenya, and Rodrigo Cetina Presuel at the Harvard Law School.
Juan Liu, a PhD candidate at Renmin University of China, received a travel grant to attend IAMCR 2019 in Madrid. She presented the paper "The War between Power, Capital and Body Politics in Cyberspace" to the Communication in Post- and Neo-Authoritarian Societies Working Group.
Kajalie Shehreen Islam is an Assistant Professor at the University of Dhaka in Bangladesh. She received a travel grant to present her paper “Advertising Nationalism: War Commemoration and the ‘Politics of Memory’ in Bangladesh” to the History Section.
Vol 7, No 1 of the Political Economy of Communication journal is now available online. The journal of IAMCR's Political Economy Section is free and open access.
IAMCR is pleased to announce that the 2019 New Directions for Climate Communication Research Fellowship has been awarded to John Cook, Emily Vraga, and Sojung Kim for their proposal Countering Climate Misinformation with Humor and Active Inoculation.
Victor C. Eze, a Doctoral Student in Communication and Language Arts at the University of Ibadan in Nigeria, received a travel grant to attend IAMCR 2019 in Madrid. He tells us about the experience and how it renewed his energy for undertaking research.

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

 Discourses of Legitimation in the News: The Case of the Economic Crisis in Greece

By Vaia Doudaki and Angeliki Boubouka, this book develops a framework for identifying discourses of legitimation of actors, political decisions, and policies in the news.

Borders, Media Crossings and the Politics of Translation

By Pier Paolo Frassinelli, this book examines concepts of the border and translation within the context of social and cultural theory through the lens of southern Africa.

The Smart City in a Digital World

By Vincent Mosco

Drawing on case studies from around the world that document the redevelopment of old cities and the creation of entirely new ones, The Smart City provides an essential guide to the future of urban life in a digital world.

The Palgrave Handbook of Methods for Media Policy Research

Edited by Hilde Van den Bulck, Manuel Puppis, Karen Donders and Leo Van Audenhove, this volume covers the craft that is and the methods used in media and communication policy research.