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Schedule for CHD Precon Released

Posted on Jan 25, 2015

On behalf of the Communication History division of ICA, we're pleased to announce the schedule for our preconference “Communications and the State: Toward a New International History,” to be held on Thursday, May 21, 2015 in San Juan, Puerto Rico. (The larger ICA conference runs from May 21-25.) The preconference includes 24 papers by emerging and established scholars examining connections between communications and states from many different perspectives. (See the detailed schedule below.) The papers range from national to transnational in scale, cover a variety of communications media, and present a wide diversity in temporal and geographic scope. In...

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ICA Preconference on “Communications and the State”

Posted on Nov 2, 2014

The ICA Communication History Division is once again sponsoring a preconference, scheduled for May 21, 2015 on the opening day of this year's San Juan conference. This year's preconference theme is “Communications and the State: Toward a New International History,” and organized by Gene Allen and Michael Stamm. See the call for papers and other details at the preconference...

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Minutes from the Seattle Business Meeting Now Available

Posted on Aug 15, 2014

The minutes from the 2014 CHD business meeting are now available for download [pdf].

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London Minutes From CHD Business Meeting Now Available

Posted on Mar 21, 2014

The minutes from the CHD Business Meeting at the 2013 ICA conference in London are now available [pdf download].

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Memory Studies Book Series Discount for CHD Members

Posted on Mar 20, 2014

Palgrave Macmillan have just published Journalism and Memory, edited by Barbie Zelizer and Keren Tenenboim-Weinblatt. ‘Here is a pioneer whole about journalism and memory relationships: two subjects seemingly contradictory and incompatible. This book will be a standard reference work.’ – Pierre Nora ‘Journalism and Memory sets the agenda for new research in memory studies. With a stellar cast of contributors, it renders visible the decisive role that journalism plays in the making of collective memory’ – Astrid Erll In order to celebrate the publication of the 25th title in the Palgrave Macmillan Memory Studies series, Palgrave Macmillan is...

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Precon Schedule Now Online

Posted on Feb 24, 2014

The schedule for CHD’s preconference is now available online. The preconference, “Making Sense of Memory & History,” has a full lineup of roundtable panels for May 22, at Seattle’s Museum of History and Industry. Nicole Maurantonio and David W. Park are the precon’s...

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