MTM6 - Mapping The Magazine 6

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July 2, 2020 to July 3, 2020
Subject Fields: 
Journalism and Media Studies, Popular Culture Studies, Political Science, Social Sciences, Communication


The sixth Mapping the Magazine conference will be held at Lusófona University in Lisbon, Portugal, July, 2nd and 3rd, 2020. We are now inviting submissions on the theme (Trans)Forming Magazines.

The organizers seek proposals for individual papers on topics related to magazine research from many disciplines (Media and Communication, Journalism, Critical and Cultural Studies, Gender Studies, Sociology, Linguistics, English, History, Visual Communication, and others).

Our conference intends to promote communication among the participants. Therefore, there will be no parallel sessions. Everyone will have 20 minutes for a presentation, followed by a 10 minutes discussion fully dedicated to each paper.

Please refer to our website and EasyChair announcement.

Important dates are:

Abstracts of 400 words for 20-minute papers are due by January 6th, 2020. Please submit abstracts via EasyChair. For instructions or to confirm receipt of your abstract, contact Successful applicants will be contacted by February 10th, 2020, and full papers will be due to the conference organizers by May 11th, 2020. Completed papers should be double spaced and 5,000-8,000 words in length. Please use APA style.

As in the past, papers will be delivered sequentially over the two days, not concurrently in separate streams. Conference delegates are asked to commit to attending all papers.

Abstracts Submission Deadline: January 6th, 2020

Notification of acceptance: February 10th, 2020

Full Papers Submission Deadline: May 11th, 2020

Contact Info: 

Carla Rodrigues Cardoso, Department of Communication and Journalism, Lusófona University, Lisbon, Portugal

Teresa Mendes Flores, Instituto de Comunicação da Nova, Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal

Daniel Cardoso, Manchester Metropolitan University/ Lusófona University