Communication History Division


History is among the most well-established themes in the study of communication. Recent years have witnessed an intensification of this interest in history. Those doing historical work in communication now have a designated home.


This year’s ICA conference will be held in Prague, Czech Republic, from May 24 to 28, 2018. See the full CHD schedule, including the Business Meeting, Reception, twelve panels, and the poster session.


CHD is sponsoring a preconference on “Networked Histories” on May 24 in Prague, bringing together historical research into both social and material networks and exploring how these networks have evolved over time.