Thursday, March 24, 2011

CALL FOR PAPERS AMDMC 2011

CALL FOR PAPERS:


> THE AMDMCI ACCRA CONFERENCE 2011: 17th - 19th AUGUST 2011: The Africa

> Media &  Democracy Institute invites papers for its annual Africa Media

and DemocracyConference, (AMDMC) to be held from 17th-19th August 2011,

Accra-Ghana.



> The theme for the Conference is: Media & Democracy towards sustainable

 stability.

> Papers are also invited on the following sub-themes listed below;

> submissions

> could be made from a range of issues in relation to democracy & media

> practices

> in Africa. It must address specific media practices in the context of

> democracy

> in Africa, such as the role of radio commercials as political

> communication tool

> in electioneering, the corrosive effects of partisan media practices in

> popular

> democracy or the role of the media in the concept of popular democracy

> etc.

>

>

> Sub-Theme

> CALL FOR PAPERS: ACCRA CONFERENCE 2010» Register Online

> Media, language and democracy

> Media,language and symbolic power

> Media, political rhetoric’s and political violence

> Media and political communication

> Media, democracy and traditional governance

> Media, national institutions and democracy

> Media and the conception of national agenda

> Media, democracy and governance

> Media, ethnic identity and democracy

> Media, religious conflict and political stability

> Media, conflict and crises management

> Media ownership, democracy and governance

> Media, concept citizenry and democracy

> Media and the concept ‘good of governance’

> Media and coupe d’√©tats

> Media reportage and democracy

> Media, democracy and political education

> Media, political activism and governance

> Media, democracy and aid

> Media law and regulation

> Media, gender and democratization

> Media, democracy and human rights

> Community media and democracy

> Media and Ethics

> Media and African centeredness

> Media and cultural politics

> New Media and democracy

> New Media and the renewal of local democracy

> New media, democratic theory and public sphere

> Digital media and the renewal of local democracy

> Development democracy and the media

> Media, African centeredness and democracy

>

> In addition to those listed above the organisers will consider other

> relevant

> sub-themes from contributors.

> GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION:

> ABSTRACTS & PAPERS: Please email abstracts (maximum one page) along with

> contact information and a 500-word bio to: info@amdmc.org.

> All Abstracts must be in English, full papers may be submitted in either

> English or French.

>

> Deadline for receipt of abstracts: 22nd April 2011

> Notice of acceptance of abstracts: 22nd May 2011

> Deadline for receipt of full papers: 22nd June 2011

> Notification of Acceptance of Paper/Panel/Workshop: 30th July 2011



> GUIDELINES FOR PAPERS AND PRESENTATIONS

> For further information and other enquiries please contact Conference

> Team.

> ENQUIRIES HOTLINE 24HRS: MOBILE: + 233

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