Call for papers: Local Media Dealing with the Local: Media, Proximity and Community (Ecrea Pre-conference, November 8th, Prague)

15 mars 2016 par  
Filed under Appels à com' et à publi', english

 

There are media whose main value is simply the close relationship their proximity provides for and with their audiences. Local and community media are often praised for giving voice to the voiceless, namely invisible local community members. Although being largely ignored by communication researchers, these small-scale media are undoubtedly an irreplaceable part of all media systems and fulfill important functions in society (e.g. the construction of community). Read more