Papers, Proposals & Editors
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J&MCQ Special Issue Call for Papers: “Social Media in Political Campaigning around the World”
The proposed special issue will focus on the content and use of different social networks—such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Pinterest, Reddit and YouTube—and their perceived and observed effects during most recent political campaigns in the United States and internationally. Deadline for full paper submissions is June 1, 2017. See complete call.
Special 2017 Award Opportunity for AEJMC Members
Conducting News Audience Research
Now in its fourth year, the News Audience Research Paper Award recognizes the best AEJMC conference paper that researched the audience for news. Accepted 2017 AEJMC conference papers that have researched some aspect of the news audience are automatically eligible to be reviewed by a specially appointed committee for this important award. The author of the winning paper will receive a cash prize and certificate at AEJMC in Chicago. There is no separate submission process for this award. Papers on the news audience should be submitted to the division, commission or interest group that is the best fit for the paper. After the review process has been completed by each group, accepted papers will then go through a separate review process for the News Audience Research Paper Award. See complete call.
42nd Annual AEJMC Southeast Colloquium
Authors and scholars are invited to submit research papers and panel proposals for the 42nd Annual AEJMC Southeast Colloquium, which will be held March 9-11, 2017, at The Bob Schieffer College of Communication of Texas Christian University, in Fort Worth, TX. Deadline for paper and panel proposals: December 12. See complete call.
General Call for Paper Abstracts and Panel Proposals (PDF)
AEJMC Midwinter Conference 2017, March 3-4, 2017
“Covering Your Community”
Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Oklahoma
The AEJMC Midwinter Conference is an annual forum for the presentation of research and debate in areas relevant to the nine AEJMC groups (divisions, interest groups and commissions) sponsoring the event. The conference provides a platform for presentations and extended discussions in a relaxed setting. Deadline: Noon, December 10, 2016. See complete call. (PDF)