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IAMCR 2021: Rethinking borders and boundaries: Beyond the global/local dichotomy in communication studies

11-15 July 2021

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07 October, 2021 - The Participatory Communication Research Section is pleased to invite you to a webinar to present the book "The Evolution of Popular Communication in Latin America”. The webinar is free for IAMCR members and pre-registration is required by 6 October.
The Gender and Communication Section has released its September newsletter including information about forthcoming events and publications that might be of interest to section's members.
15 September, 2021 - The Political Communication Research Section will be holding an online seminar on the German Parliamentary Election 2021, with guest speaker Prof. Dr. Ursula Münch (Academy for Political Education Tutzing). After a short lecture the online audience will be able to ask questions and discuss the recent campaign.
IAMCR will host a special session at the annual conference of the European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA). The "Roundtable on Arts-based Research in Communication and Media Studies: Strategies and Experiences" will be live online on 9 September from 09h00 to 10h30.
We are pleased to announce that IAMCR, together with the Department of Media and Communication of School of Humanities and Social Sciences at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU), and Tsinghua University, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to host IAMCR 2022 in Bejing, China. 
Fourteen universities in 7 countries held "no travel" events during the week of the main IAMCR 2021 conference. At these events, groups of colleagues met to watch one or more IAMCR 2021 video sessions, presented papers included in the conference OCP programme, invited guest speakers, and engaged in group discussions.
07 October, 2021 - The Participatory Communication Research Section is pleased to invite you to a webinar to present the book "The Evolution of Popular Communication in Latin America”. The webinar is free for IAMCR members and pre-registration is required by 6 October.
The Gender and Communication Section has released its September newsletter including information about forthcoming events and publications that might be of interest to section's members.
15 September, 2021 - The Political Communication Research Section will be holding an online seminar on the German Parliamentary Election 2021, with guest speaker Prof. Dr. Ursula Münch (Academy for Political Education Tutzing). After a short lecture the online audience will be able to ask questions and discuss the recent campaign.
IAMCR will host a special session at the annual conference of the European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA). The "Roundtable on Arts-based Research in Communication and Media Studies: Strategies and Experiences" will be live online on 9 September from 09h00 to 10h30.
We are pleased to announce that IAMCR, together with the Department of Media and Communication of School of Humanities and Social Sciences at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU), and Tsinghua University, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to host IAMCR 2022 in Bejing, China. 
Fourteen universities in 7 countries held "no travel" events during the week of the main IAMCR 2021 conference. At these events, groups of colleagues met to watch one or more IAMCR 2021 video sessions, presented papers included in the conference OCP programme, invited guest speakers, and engaged in group discussions.

IAMCR books

Edited by Loïc Ballarini, this is the 15th title in the Palgrave/IAMCR book series Global Transformations in Media and Communication Research. Using numerous case studies, this book helps to define how complex the question of independence is today.

The Handbook of Media Education Research

Edited by Divina Frau-Meigs, Sirkku Kotilainen, Manisha Pathak-Shelat, Michael Hoechsmann and Stuart R. Poyntz, 2020

This timely volume discusses recent developments in the field in the context of related scholarship, public policy, formal and non-formal teaching and learning, and DIY and community practice.

Members' books

Grupo Clarín: From Argentine Newspaper to Convergent Media Conglomerate

By Guillermo Mastrini, Martin Becerra and Ana Bizberge, this book examines the media conglomerate Grupo Clarín, the largest communication group in Argentina, and one of the main communications groups in Latin America.

Ethnic Journalism in the Global South

Edited by Anna Gladkova and Sadia Jamil, this book focuses on ethnic journalism in the Global South, approaching it from two angles: as a professional area and as a social mission.

Counter-Terrorism Laws and Freedom of Expression

Edited by Téwodros Workneh and Paul Haridakis, this book offers critical insight into how counter-terrorism laws have adversely affected journalism practice, digital citizenship, privacy, online activism, and other forms of expression.

Stylistic Deceptions in Online News

By Ashley Riggs, this book reveals how stylistic features may vary according to both political leanings and national and regional contexts, and the influence these features have upon readers.