Welcome to politicalcommunication.org

For those interested in the study of political communication.

From the International Communication Association (ICA) and the American Political Science Association (APSA) Political Communication Divisions!


Political Communication

Official Facebook group of APSA Section and ICA Division on Political Communication.

The Political Communication Division of the International Communication Association (ICA) and the Political Communication Section of the American Political Science Association (APSA) foster thought at the intersection of political life and communication.

The group is curated by the Editor of their joint newsletter, the Political Communication Report, currently Björn Buß (Leuphana U of Lüneburg & U of Greifswald, Germany).

People who are interested in this area of research can follow us and meet other members through various other (social) media:

Website: politicalcommunication.org
The Political Communication Report (PCR) is published here three times a year, featuring short articles of current interest on thinking in the field along with grant opportunities, books released, and more; post conference activities and minutes; link to the joint research journal Political Communication; host a blog; and keep records of current leadership and past activities and history.

Twitter: twitter.com/poli_com
Followers keep abreast of news and opportunities like calls for papers, conferences, and job postings of interest to the political communication research community.

LinkedIn: linkedin.com/groups/PoliCom-Political-Communication-2787353
More than 5,000 members engage in discussions, post and search for jobs, announce promotions, and build networks for research.

Björn Buß

Björn BußWednesday, March 21st, 2018 at 8:32pm

***New Routledge book: Presidential Communication and Character: White House News Management from Clinton and Cable to Twitter and Trump, by Steve Farnsworth (University of Mary Washington)***


via Sergei Samoilenko in CARP 2017

Anthony Stephen

Anthony StephenWednesday, March 21st, 2018 at 8:19pm

Read Anthony Ridge-Newman’s arguments about digital politics and democracy, following the big Facebook and Cambridge Analytica story, in the Sydney Morning Herald:

Björn Buß

Björn BußWednesday, March 21st, 2018 at 8:23am

***CfA: Lecturer in Media and Communication (research & teaching areas: racial relations in the media and cultural industries; postcolonialism, migration and/or diaspora; media activism and race in social movements; intersectionality; indigenous media), School of Media and Communication at the University of Leeds at University of Leeds in Visit Leeds (United Kingdom)***

Deadline: April 23


via Shannon McGregor

Björn Buß

Björn BußWednesday, March 21st, 2018 at 8:09am

***CfA: Europe-China Dialogue: Media and Communication Studies Summer School 2018, VUB - Vrije Universiteit Brussel in Brussels (Belgium), July 9-18***

Application deadline: April 30


Björn Buß

Björn BußTuesday, March 20th, 2018 at 9:38am

***Call for Proposals: New Editor of The International Journal of Press/Politics***

Application deadline: April 13

http://journals.sagepub.com/pb-assets/IJPP-Call-for-Editors.pdf (pdf) & http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/1940161215584274

Björn Buß

Björn BußTuesday, March 20th, 2018 at 7:46am

***CfP: The Electronic Journal of Communication / La Revue Electronique de Communication Special Issue 'Image is the New Text: The Rise of Digital Visuals in Communication', SI ed. Terri Towner (Oakland University Department of Political Science at Oakland University)***

Deadline: June 1


Upcoming Conferences

Other PolComm Events

6th Milan International Summer School

Political Communication and Electoral Behaviour

University of Milan (Italy)
July 8-14, 2018
deadline: February 1, 2018


Communicative Space - Political Space

U of Szeged (Hungary)
May 30-June 1, 2018
deadline: January 31, 2018

There are no upcoming events.