Now a Call for Papers has been issued for the forthcoming conference Leadership. Leaders and New Trends in Political Communication. The conference will be held in Rome, Italy, between May 20-21.
Confirmed keynote speakers are: Brian McNair, Sara Bentivegna, Nico Carpentier, Fausto Colombo, Raffaele De Mucci, Sergio Fabbrini, Ivor Gaber, Matthew Hibberd, Michael Higgins, Leonardo Morlino, Edoardo Novelli, Jo Silvester, Mick Temple, Dario E. Viganò, and Katrin Voltmer.
The deadline for abstract submissions is April 2, 2011. For more information about the conference, please visit the conference website.
On September 29-30, 2011, the Gronigen Centre for Journalism Studies will hold a conference on the theme “A Question of Power. Conflict, agreement, and negotiation between journalists and their sources”. The deadline for abstract submissions is on April 15. Full information about the Call for Papers can be found at the conference website.
Update 2011-04-10: The Keynote speeches will be held by profesor Steve Clayman, University of California, and Åsa Kroon-Lundell, Örebro University.
Now the International Journal of Press/Politics has issued a Call for Papers for a Special Issue on Media and Politics in Central and Eastern Europe, guest edited by Paolo Mancini and Jan Zielonka. The full Call for Papers can be downloaded here.