Statement sent by the Executive Board of IAMCR together with the Local Organizing Committee on May 20, 2019 to all participants and authors.
Some of IAMCR's Sections and Working Groups will be holding elections during IAMCR 2019 in Madrid, Spain. This article lists the ones that will hold elections and includes links to their election announcements and, when available, to candidates' names and statements.
The chairs of IAMCR's Communication Policy and Technology Section (CPT) would like to bring your attention to our recently released special issue - ‘Practicing rights and values in internet policy around the world,’ available open access in the Internet Policy Review journal. The issue is based in papers presented at the IAMCR 2018...
IAMCR expresses concern about Julian Assange's possible extradition to the United States, a precedent that threatens the welfare of whistle-blowers and discourages the sustained watchdog role of the media.
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.
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.
Statement sent by the Executive Board of IAMCR together with the Local Organizing Committee on May 20, 2019 to all participants and authors.
Some of IAMCR's Sections and Working Groups will be holding elections during IAMCR 2019 in Madrid, Spain. This article lists the ones that will hold elections and includes links to their election announcements and, when available, to candidates' names and statements.
The chairs of IAMCR's Communication Policy and Technology Section (CPT) would like to bring your attention to our recently released special issue - ‘Practicing rights and values in internet policy around the world,’ available open access in the Internet Policy Review journal. The issue is based in papers presented at the IAMCR 2018...
IAMCR expresses concern about Julian Assange's possible extradition to the United States, a precedent that threatens the welfare of whistle-blowers and discourages the sustained watchdog role of the media.
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.
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.

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

After Net Neutrality: A New Deal for the Digital Age

By Victor Pickard and David Elliot Berman, this short book is both a primer that explains the history and politics of net neutrality and an argument for a more equitable framework for regulating access to the internet.

Nationalism on the Internet: Critical Theory and Ideology in the Age of Social Media and Fake News

In this timely book, critical theorist Christian Fuchs asks: What is nationalism and what is the role of social media in the communication of nationalist ideology?

China, Africa, and the Future of the Internet

By Iginio Gagliardone, this book provides the first assessment of China’s new model for the media strategies of developing states, and the consequences of policing Africa’s information space for geopolitics, security and citizenship.

Globalization and Media in the Digital Platform Age

By Dal Yong Jin, this book maps out the increasing role of digital platforms as they have shifted the contours of globalization.