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21 maj to 22 maj 2018

Bologna, Italy

Media Mutations 10

Media Mutations, the international conference of studies on audiovisual media hosted by Dipartimento delle Arti of Università di Bologna, comes to its tenth edition. This conference’s theme is the impact of entertainment logics across different media, at a professional, cultural and social level. 


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Dipartimento delle Arti of Università di Bologna


22 maj to 23 maj 2018

Florence, Italy

Media, War and Conflict

Media, War and Conflict Journal, 10th Anniversary Conference Spaces of War, War of Spaces. The aim of the tenth anniversary conference is to consider, evaluate and reflect upon these transformations through the themes: Spaces of War and War of Spaces.

22 maj to 23 maj 2018

Munich, Germany

Algorithms, Automation, and News

Algorithms and automation increasingly are connected to many aspects of news production, distribution, and consumption.
Original, unpublished papers to address such issues are invited to this international conference, to be held at the Center for Advanced Studies, LMU Munich — shortly before the ICA annual convention in Prague, not far from Munich.
Select papers from the conference will be published in a special issue of Digital Journalism as well as a proposed edited book. No conference fee.

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Institute of Communication Studies and Media Research, LMU Munich


23 maj to 25 maj 2018

Paris, France

I have a dream… Media, utopia and experiment

In a context of strong criticism of the media, including the accusation of bias – political and economic- this conference seeks to cross-examine the way in which media, rather, have been the flagship of social change, of how to conceive and fashion another world.

23 maj to 23 maj 2018

Munich, Germany

Media literacy as intergenerational project: skills, norms, and mediation

The core of this ICA Pre-Conference is the idea of an entanglement of media changes, lifelong acquirement of media literacy, and exchange processes between media generations. 

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23 maj to 25 maj 2018

Southampton, United Kingdom

Doing Women's Film and Television History

Calling the Shots – Then, Now, and Next.

The conference will offer a space to think about the interconnectedness of the past, present and future in feminist historiography and theory, as well as across all forms of women’s film culture and filmmaking. It will also consider women’s film and television histories and their relationships with the contemporary, framed and read historically, to reflect on our methodological, theoretical, ideological and disciplinary choices when researching and studying women and/in film and television.

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24 maj to 28 maj 2018

Prague, Czech Republic

ICA 68th Annual Conference

The 2018 International Communication Association Conference / ICA Conference will be held in Prague, Czech Republic. A pre-conference will take place on May 24. 

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International Communication Association / ICA


25 maj to 26 maj 2018

Alberta, Canada

Amateur Video & Journalism symposium

The symposium will bring together scholars and practitioners to share ideas and experiences in connection with the utilization of user generated video content in professional news coverage.

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29 maj to 30 maj 2018

Maynooth University, Ireland

Women and New Hollywood

The conference will endeavour to excavate and reassess the various roles that women’s creative labour played in shaping the New Hollywood era across all facets of production and within the broader cultural context.

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Media Studies at Maynooth University and the Irish Research Council


30 maj to 31 maj 2018

Lisbon, Portugal

Cinema and Philosophy - Critical May 68

On the occasion of the 50 years of the ‘events of May 68’ we aim, with the International Symposium Cinema and Philosophy: Movements, Concepts, to look at this particularly eventful historical period, and at the manifold philosophical, artistic and cinematographic encounters, researches and outputs of the period that are of substantial import for critical thinking today.

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30 maj to 1 jun 2018

Szeged, Hungary

CEECOM 2018: Communicative Space - Political Space

The focal point of the 11th CEECOM is the conceptual and practical application of space in communication, media studies, political sciences, and a broad range of social scientific disciplines (from cultural anthropology through geography to sociology). The conference 
addresses a diverse set of issues and will cover a wide spectrum of ideas related to ongoing changes and transformations of the concept of space.

30 maj to 1 jun 2018

St. Petersburg, Russia

Digital Transformation and Global Society

This is an international academic forum for the interdisciplinary Internet Studies field. The mission of the conference is to provide a collaborative platform for researchers and experts to discuss the transformative impact of digital technologies on the way we communicate, work and live.

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30 maj to 1 jun 2018

Regina, Canada

Canadian Communication Association Annual Conference 2018

“Gathering Diversities” is the theme of the Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences (CFHSS) 2018 Congress within which the Canadian Communication Association (CCA) will hold its Annual Conference.  We are calling for proposals that explore, 
critique and extend this theme as well as for proposals on any other themes relevant to Communication and Media Studies.

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1 jun to 1 jun 2018

Ghent, Belguim

Remaking European Cinema

A symposium on the theory and practice of the film remake in a European context. The purpose of the symposium is to bring together scholars with expertise in the currently vibrant field of remake studies for a discussion of the dynamics and particularities of the film remake 
in a European context.

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1 jun to 3 jun 2018

Kobe, Japan

The Asian Conference on Cultural Studies 2018

This international and interdisciplinary conference will bring together a range of academics, independent researchers, artists and activists to explore the challenges that we face in the twenty-first century. While we have every right to fear the future, we also have agency in creating that future. Can we commit to a cosmopolitanism that celebrates difference and that challenges social inequity? On our ability to answer to that question affirmatively likely hangs our very survival.

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1 jun to 3 jun 2018

Stanford, United States

Communication, Disinformation and the Media

Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies Conference 2018. The conference will bring together scholars interested in Baltic studies from all over the world and foster collaboration between Baltic and Stanford researchers. The Communication, Disinformation, and the Media division seeks individual, panel and roundtable submissions featuring original research on /all /areas of journalism, mass media, and related subjects in the Baltic states. 

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Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies and the Stanford University Libraries


1 jun to 2 jun 2018

Montreal, Canada

Transnational Journalism History Conference

The third annual conference on Transnational Journalism History is seeking papers that deal with any aspect of the history of journalism and mass communications that transcends national borders.

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4 jun to 6 jun 2018

Jyväskylä, Finland

Scapegoats, Violence and Mimetic Theory

In the 21^st summer school of cultural studies the approach to the topic is multidisciplinary. The research may focus for example on a media text, online discussion, television series, or a literary work. The summer school addresses the questions of scapegoats, violence, and mimetic theory through lectures and seminar presentations based on the latest research. Acknowledged experts serve as teachers, and they will deliver open lectures on the topic, and provide commentary on and feedback to the student papers presented.

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4 jun to 6 jun 2018

St. Petersburg, Russia

Networks in the Global World

The session “Shaping Social Media Discourse: The Roles of People, Institutions, Algorithms, and Other Network Agents” at the conference "Networks in the Global World" focuses on the role of organized grassroots actors, institutional accounts, platform algorithms, and inherent discussion structures in the formation of today’s discourses in social media.

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6 jun to 8 jun 2018

Le Havre, France

Social Networks, Digital Traces & Electronic Communication

The Department of Information-Communication – IUT/University of Le Havre (France) is organizing a fifth international conference focusing on digital communication.  The international conference “Social Networks, Digital Traces & Electronic Communication”, will take place in Le Havre (France), June 6th, 7th and 8th, 2018.

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