Title
Contemporary Developments on Media, Culture and Society: Argentina and Latin America

Call for Paper Type
Conference

Deadline
April 30, 2019

Conference Date
August 27 and 29, 2019

Location
University of San Andrés, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Organizer(s)
The Center for the Study of Media and Society in Argentina (MESO)

Description
Contemporary Developments on Media, Culture and Society: Argentina and Latin America We invite submissions to the conference “Contemporary Developments on Media, Culture and Society: Argentina and Latin America.” The conference, organized by The Center for the Study of Media and Society in Argentina (MESO), will take place on August 27 and 28, 2019, at Universidad de San Andrés in Buenos Aires, Argentina. This will be the fifth annual conference organized by MESO on the interactions between media, culture and society. For more information about previous events, please visithttp://meso.com.ar/en/events This fifth annual conference is sponsored by the Center for Global Culture and Communication at Northwestern University. Submissions should contribute to ongoing conversations about media, culture, and society in empirical, theoretical or methodological ways. They might also broaden our knowledge about the relationship between media, culture, and society at the national and regional level. Articles may refer to different aspects of communication, media, and cultural goods and services in the areas of journalism, entertainment -cinema, theater, television, music, etc. - advertising and marketing, public relations, social media, and video games, among others. Topics to be addressed include the following, among others: ● Transformations in content production. ● Change in the use of media. ● Innovation and technological change. ● Media sustainability and funding. ● Gender, race, ethnicity, and identity. ● State, government and civil society. ● Regulation and public policies. ● Political communication and electoral campaigns. ● Production, distribution and consumption of information on social media.

Guidelines
To make a submission: ● Send an extended abstract of the article, with a maximum length of 500 words (excluding title and references). The document should also include the contact information and brief (no more than 75 words) biography of each author. ● Abstracts should be sent without exception as an attached file, in word format (.doc, .docx), and entitled "Last Name, Name - Medios y Sociedad 2018". ● The deadline for submission is April 30, 2019. Abstracts should be sent by email to mediosysociedad@udesa.edu.ar . The subject of the mail should be "Last Name, Name - Medios y Sociedad 2019". A selection committee will evaluate the abstracts and the results will be notified to the authors on May 31, 2019.

Contact
mediosysociedad@udesa.edu.ar