Twenty one travel grants to defray the cost of attending IAMCR 2019 will help early-stage scholars who are members of IAMCR from low and middle income countries. The winners include 9 women and 12 men from 17 different countries. Two of the grants were funded by generous donations from IAMCR members.
17–18 October, 2019 - IAMCR's Digital Divide WG and Post-Socialist and Post-Authoritarian Communication WG will co-organise the Conference Digitalizing Media: Communication, Audiences, Policies to be held in Moscow, Russia
A record number of papers and panels were accepted for presentation at IAMCR 2019. We prepared a file with the abstracts accepted by each section and working group. Download the ones for the sections or working groups that interest you or download all of the abstracts in a single PDF.
This is the second in a series of “Madrid Updates” that was sent to current IAMCR members and people who submitted papers to IAMCR 2019.
1 - 2 July, 2019 - IAMCR is co-sponsoring the 3rd European Data and Computational Journalism Conference to be held in Malaga, Spain.
24–25 October, IAMCR's Communication Policy and Technology Section will co-organise the International Conference Communication Rights in the Digital Age to be held 24–25 October 2019 in Helsinki, Finland.
Twenty one travel grants to defray the cost of attending IAMCR 2019 will help early-stage scholars who are members of IAMCR from low and middle income countries. The winners include 9 women and 12 men from 17 different countries. Two of the grants were funded by generous donations from IAMCR members.
17–18 October, 2019 - IAMCR's Digital Divide WG and Post-Socialist and Post-Authoritarian Communication WG will co-organise the Conference Digitalizing Media: Communication, Audiences, Policies to be held in Moscow, Russia
A record number of papers and panels were accepted for presentation at IAMCR 2019. We prepared a file with the abstracts accepted by each section and working group. Download the ones for the sections or working groups that interest you or download all of the abstracts in a single PDF.
This is the second in a series of “Madrid Updates” that was sent to current IAMCR members and people who submitted papers to IAMCR 2019.
1 - 2 July, 2019 - IAMCR is co-sponsoring the 3rd European Data and Computational Journalism Conference to be held in Malaga, Spain.
24–25 October, IAMCR's Communication Policy and Technology Section will co-organise the International Conference Communication Rights in the Digital Age to be held 24–25 October 2019 in Helsinki, Finland.

IAMCR books

The Palgrave/IAMCR Book Series is developing into a rich collection of thought provoking volumes: as of June 2019 it comprises eight published volumes; one book is in production and nine new volumes have been contracted with Palgrave, to be published between late 2019 and mid 2020.

Edited by Sandra Ristovska and Monroe Price, this is the 8th book in the Palgrave/ IAMCR Series Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research. It includes scholarship on visual media and human rights alongside reflections by human rights practitioners.

Members' books

Published by UNESCO in collaboration with IAMCR and the Global Alliance for Media and Gender, "Setting the Gender Agenda for Communication Policy: New proposals from the Global Alliance on Media and Gender" was launched at the recent IAMCR conference in Madrid.

Edited by Lisa Brooten, Jane Madlyn McElhone and Gayathry Venkiteswaran, this is the first volume to overview the country’s contemporary media landscape, providing a critical assessment of the sector during the complex and controversial political transition.

Edited by Joshua D. Atkinson and Linda Kenix, this book demonstrates the rising role that alternative media play in contemporary mainstream political communication.

Edited by Bruce Mutsvairo and Massimo Ragnedda.
Experiences from various locations in several sub-Saharan African countries have been carefully selected in this collection with the aim of providing an updated account on the digital divide and its impact in Africa.