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[Commlist] Call for papers - Thematic Dossier on "The new territories of the podcast"

Thu Apr 01 18:29:18 GMT 2021

Call for papers for Comunicação Pública no. 31 (December 2021)

Special Issue: The New Territories of the Podcast

Editors: Ana Isabel Reis (Oporto University) and Fábio Ribeiro (University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro)

Languages: Portuguese; English; Spanish.

The journal /Public Communication/ is a multidisciplinary editorial project focused on the publication of research papers, theoretical essays, and critical notes that, regardless of the diversity of perspectives, languages, contexts, and goals that characterize them, making the forms of human communication its theme.

This is an open-access journal and is free of APC charges.

This journal has opened a call for papers for a special dossier entitled “The New Territories of the Podcast”. Aimed at both large audiences and hyperspecialized niches, the Podcast has not only been used by the media, but also by actors of the most different areas: from politics to public relations, from teaching to organizational communication, from culture to sports. The current special dossier entitled “The New Territories of the Podcast” aims to explore this multifaceted character of the Podcast.

This issue of Comunicação Pública is not intended to reveal the influence of the pandemic context on the emergence of the Podcast. Essentially, its purpose is to examine the new sociability relationships that the Podcast has allowed, to analyze its formats and financing models, to measure the growing interest of the media in promoting their own Podcasts, and even to explore less usual territories such as organizational communication, political or civic activity. In this sense, this issue aims to contribute to the scientific knowledge about the Podcast in media studies and in other areas in which it has been developing, also taking into account its audiences.

Articles may refer to the following topics:

  * Podcast and journalism
  * Podcast in organizational communication
  * Podcast and political communication
  * Podcast and Radio• Podcast and audiences
  * Podcast and teaching
  * Podcast and funding models
  * Podcast production strategies
  * Podcast and activism
  * Podcast and entertainment


1^st  Call for Papers: 1 March 2021

*Deadline for Submissions:* *15 July 2021*

Deadline for Notification of Acceptance: 15 October 2021

Deadline for submitting the final version of accepted paper: 01 November 2021

Publication date: 15 December 2021

*Submission guidelines: *Manuscripts should follow the preformatted template ( <>) and be submitted by e-mail (sent (to_cpublica /at/ <mailto:(cpublica /at/>_). Please include ‘*Dossie Tematico 06*’ in the subject of your e-mail.

Papers can be written in English, Spanish, or Portuguese, always using Microsoft Word. They are to include an abstract of up to 900 characters, five keywords written in both the language of the paper and in English, and the author’s details (name, affiliation, position, field of study, and contact information). The full paper, with reference list, annexes and citations should not exceed 50.000 characters (including spaces, endnotes, references, tables, images, etc.). Studies, Notes and Book Reviews should not exceed 10.000 characters (For more information, please see _ <>_).

Upon acceptance of a paper for publication, the individual or collective author(s) will be asked to assign copyright to /Comunicação Pública/.

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