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.

Magdalena Wojcieszak

Magdalena WojcieszakSaturday, January 20th, 2018 at 12:41pm

Are there any content analyses of US media (newspapers or cable TV) during the 2016 election that focus on the extent to which 'left-leaning' and also 'right-leaning' outlets covered Trump (and with which tone) versus Hillary (and with which tone)? Any references greatly appreciated!

Björn Buß

Björn BußSaturday, January 20th, 2018 at 1:38pm

***CfP: 5th International Interdisciplinary Conference of Political Research (SCOPE 2018) 'Gender and Politics - The Challenge of Globalization', with Media & Communication panel, Bukarest (Romania), May 18-19***

Deadline: February 15


Björn Buß

Björn BußSaturday, January 20th, 2018 at 1:22pm

***CfP: 5th ACOP - Asociación de Comunicación Política Conference, Bilbao (Spain), June 21-23***

Deadline for 500 word abstracts in Spanish or English: March 30


Björn Buß

Björn BußSaturday, January 20th, 2018 at 1:08pm

***Call for nominations for the International Journal of Press/Politics (IJPP) Best Book Award***

Deadline: February 15

https://rasmuskleisnielsen.net/2018/01/19/cfn-2018-international-journal-of-press-politics-best-book-award/ & http://journals.sagepub.com/home/hijb

Björn Buß

Björn BußSaturday, January 20th, 2018 at 8:43am

***CfA: 2nd Spring School on Media Systems: Comparative and Transnational Perspectives. Focus on South America, Dipartimento di Scienze Politiche - Perugia at Università degli Studi di Perugia in Comune di Perugia (Italy), April 9-12***

Deadline: January 31


via Miaotong Yuan in Digitale Kommunikation - Fachgruppe der DGPuK

Björn Buß

Björn BußSaturday, January 20th, 2018 at 7:32am

***New edited volumne: Political Communication in Africa, by Ayo Olukotun (Lead City University in Nigeria) and Sharon Adetutu Omotoso (University of Ibadan) (eds.)***


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.