Place : Canada, Toronto
Contact Person:Tamsyn Gilbert
Description:Founded in 2015, the Communication & Media Studies Research Network offers an interdisciplinary forum for the discussion of the role of the media and communications in society. We seek to build an epistemic community where we can make linkages across disciplinary, geographic, and cultural boundaries. The Sixth International Conference on Communication & Media Studies calls for research addressing the following annual themes and special focus: THEME 1: MEDIA CULTURES THEME 2: MEDIA THEORY THEME 3: MEDIA TECHNOLOGIES AND PROCESSES THEME 4: MEDIA BUSINESS THEME 5: MEDIA LITERACIES 2021 Special Focus: The Data Galaxy: The Un-Making of Typographic Man?
Deadline for abstracts/proposals : 7th September 2021
Organized By :Common Ground Research Networks
Keynote Speakers : Jasmine Rault - Assistant Professor, University of Toronto Scarborough and the Faculty of Information at University of Toronto, Canada T.L. Cowan - Assistant Professor and the Faculty of Information at the University of Toronto, Canada Rianka Singh - PhD Candidate, Faculty of Information, University of Toronto, Canada
Conference Highlights :Reimagining the Scholarly Conference To support the range of options, and flexibility needed in our current climate, we will offer a blended conference experience. You do not need to commit either to a place-based or virtual presentation at the time of submission. You can present both ways, or change your mode of the presentation if your preferences change. The choice to participate virtually could also be a moral decision – for the planet, for security, or when the financial burden of trav
Venue :University of Toronto, King's College Circle, Toronto, ON, Canada
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