Would extraterrestrial intelligence have language? If so, what can we say about the nature of such language prior to making contact, or before even knowing whether extraterrestrial intelligence exists? To explore these questions, chapter proposals are invited for an edited book titled Xenolinguistics: Toward a Science of Extraterrestrial Language.
Call for Papers: "Journalism and Experientiality"
Thematic issue of Recherches en Communication
Deadline for submission: June 29, 2018
Languages: English and French
Paper submissions are invited for a thematic issue of Recherches en Communication, which will explore the interplay between journalism and experience in narrative and literary forms of journalism.
Professor Robin Jeffrey (National University of Singapore)
Dr Lucie Ryzova (University of Birmingham)
Graham Shaw (University of London, ex-British Library)
Professor Ulrike Stark (University of Chicago)
You still have time to submit a proposal for the fall 2018 Northeast Popular/American Culture Association (NEPCA) conference! This particular Call for Papers is for research (including works in progress) related to TELEVISION.
The Duquesne University Department of Communication & Rhetorical Studies is inviting participants for the 15th National Communication Ethics Conference in Pittsburgh, PA, from June 6–8, 2018 (Wednesday through Friday). The conference is taking place on Duquesne University’s campus and is welcoming paper and panel submissions in the following four content areas: (1) Communication Ethics and Argument, (2) Communication Ethics and Semiotics, (3) Communication Ethics and Communities of Practice, and (4) Communication Ethics and Crisis.
The Menzies Centre for Australian Studies (King’s College London) and the Institute for Culture and Society (Western Sydney University) invite you to a symposium and roundtable on British and Australian cultural fields and cultural policy (King’s College London, 16 April).
Details and registration are here:
Call For Papers: Crisis and Canada: Connecting Crisis Communication Theory and Canadian Communication Research
Canadian Journal of Communication – Special Issue
The ERC Advanced Grant programme “The healthy self as body capital: individuals, market-based societies and body politics in visual twentieth century Europe (BodyCapital)” led by Christian Bonah (Université de Strasbourg) and Anja Laukötter (MPIHD, Berlin) on the understanding of body capital and its history, through the twentieth century history of visual mass media (film, TV, Internet) and inédits (amateur, family and private visuals) is now accepting applications for up to 3 three-year PhD positions.