The 2020 Joint Journalism and Communications Historians Conference

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Call for Papers
March 14, 2020
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Communication, Film and Film History, Cultural History / Studies, Journalism and Media Studies, Popular Culture Studies

The Joint Journalism and Communication History Conference (JJCHC) is accepting submissions for its 2020 conference, which will be held at the Arthur L. Carter Institute, 6th Floor New York University, 20 Cooper Union, New York, NY on March 14, 2020.

This one-day interdisciplinary gathering welcomes submissions from faculty, graduate students and independent scholars with interests in all areas of communication and journalism history and from all time periods.  Participants can submit completed papers, abstracts representing research in progress, complete panel proposals and workshop proposals  For research in progress, panel proposals and workshop proposals, please submit a 500-word abstract.

All submissions will be managed through EasyChair

Once you have established an account at Easy Chair, you can submit your paper or abstract at

The JJCHC has a popular early submission option.  People who submit papers and abstracts  before November 15 will be notified of acceptance or rejection by December 7.  The standard submission deadline is January 7, 2020 with notification in early February. 

The cost of the conference, which includes continental breakfast and lunch is:

$55 by March 1

$65 after March 1

More information can be found at

Questions and queries can be submitted to the conference committee members Brian Creech,, Elizabeth Fondren, and Cayce Myers,



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