CfP – The Bridges of Media Education 2018!

Celebrating its tenth edition The Bridges of Media Education aims at gathering researchers from the Western Balkans region and from Europe in exchange of scientific knowledge and experience. Thematically oriented towards regional challenges and questions brought by digital technologies, the conference enables discussions about global processes in the light of local specificities.

The themes of the conference in 2018 are:

  1. Public broadcasting services in the context of new media
  2. Minority groups, migrants and digital communication
  3. Journalism, media practices and social networking sites
  4. Fake news and media literacy for hybrid media systems
  5. Audiences engagement: creation, curation and co-option

Working language of the conference is English.

Submitting abstract proposal 

To submit abstract proposal please fill in the form available online.

One author can submit only one paper. There cannot be more than two co-authors per paper.

Your application should be sent not later than 15th April 2018. The applications received after the deadline will not be considered. All accepted applicants will receive a notice of acceptance by 1st May 2018.

Edited volume

Selected papers that will be peer-reviewed will be published in the Edited Volume after the Conference. The deadline for submission of full length papers is 5th September 2018. Instructions for manuscript submission will be provided after 1st May 2018.

Participation fee

Conference fee is 20 euros for PhD students and 40 euros for other participants. It covers the lunches and refreshments, as well as the visit to the Petrovaradin fortress. The final deadline for payment is 5th September. Instructions for advance payments can be provided upon request. Participants are expected to make their own arrangements for travel and accommodation.