We will be sending a series of "Oregon Updates" to IAMCR members and IAMCR 2018 participants. This fourth update was sent on 2 May, 2018.
Two early-stage media scholars, co-authors Toussaint Nothias and David Cheruiyot, will be awarded IAMCR's 2018 Stuart Hall Prize at the association's annual conference in Eugene, Oregon in June.
Seventeen travel grants to defray the cost of attending IAMCR 2018 will help early-stage scholars who are members of IAMCR from low and middle income countries. The winners include 12 women and 5 men from 13 different countries. Two of the grants were funded by generous donations from IAMCR members who asked that their names not be published.
Some of IAMCR's Sections and Working Groups will be holding elections during IAMCR 2018 in Eugene, Oregon. This article lists the ones that will hold elections and includes links to their election announcements and, when available, to candidates' names and statements.
IAMCR offers its support to faculty members of the University of Colorado Boulder’s College of Media, Communication and Information protesting against the staff cut strategy of the hedge-fund investment company that owns the one remaining daily newspaper in Denver, Colorado, The Denver Post.
The Communication Policy & Technology Section is happy to announce a new partnership to award an additional Best Paper Award.
We will be sending a series of "Oregon Updates" to IAMCR members and IAMCR 2018 participants. This fourth update was sent on 2 May, 2018.
Two early-stage media scholars, co-authors Toussaint Nothias and David Cheruiyot, will be awarded IAMCR's 2018 Stuart Hall Prize at the association's annual conference in Eugene, Oregon in June.
Seventeen travel grants to defray the cost of attending IAMCR 2018 will help early-stage scholars who are members of IAMCR from low and middle income countries. The winners include 12 women and 5 men from 13 different countries. Two of the grants were funded by generous donations from IAMCR members who asked that their names not be published.
Some of IAMCR's Sections and Working Groups will be holding elections during IAMCR 2018 in Eugene, Oregon. This article lists the ones that will hold elections and includes links to their election announcements and, when available, to candidates' names and statements.
IAMCR offers its support to faculty members of the University of Colorado Boulder’s College of Media, Communication and Information protesting against the staff cut strategy of the hedge-fund investment company that owns the one remaining daily newspaper in Denver, Colorado, The Denver Post.
The Communication Policy & Technology Section is happy to announce a new partnership to award an additional Best Paper Award.

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.