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[ecrea] CfP_Populism, authoritarianism, and the media Prague

Wed Apr 01 17:38:11 GMT 2015

It is our honor to invite you to the first edition of the Prague Media
Point conference series, which will address the influence of
authoritarianism and populism on the development of the media and
communication industries. From November 12-14, 2015, *Populism,
authoritarianism, and the media: The age of mediocracy and mediacracy*
will feature panel and poster presentations focused on examining the
transformation of media in the age when information is being used and
abused by authoritarian rulers. For updates on speakers please follow
the conference website

*The Prague Media Point*project evolved from the 25 Years After
conference <>, which took place in 2014 and focused on the transformation of the media industries in Central and Eastern Europe since the fall of the Berlin Wall. It will offer a series of annual academic conferences in Prague, which will bring together the relevant actors involved in the process, including academics, media practitioners, political analysts, and representatives of NGOs.

The call for papers
<> is now open [...]; please send all submissions
*byJune 29, 2015.* You can submit your paper and/or poster proposals
through our online submission form.

The conference is supported by the European Communication Research and
Education Association <> (ECREA) and is organized in partnership with New York University in Prague
<>, which
will serve as a host for the conference.

We look forward to meeting you in Prague,

KEYNOTE and Transitions

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