<div dir="ltr"><br clear="all"><div><div class="gmail_signature"><div dir="ltr"><p class="MsoNormal" style="background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><i><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial">Emerald Studies in Media and Communications</span></i><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"> is delighted to update our
2018 call with a special volume </span><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">commemorating the 30th anniversary of the CITAMS section.
The deadline for all three volumes is February 12, 2018. </span><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><span></span></span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal" style="background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><b><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">CITAMS@30 <span></span></span></b></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">This special anniversary volume commemorates
the 30th anniversary of the CITAMS section. Submissions are welcome that explore
any topic relevant to the thirty-year section history or the future of the
section in years to come. Topics include but are not limited to communication,
information technologies, and media sociology. Guest editors are Wenhong Chen
and Barry Wellman. <span></span></span></p>

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Call for Theorizing the Digital: Social Theory and Digital Culture</span></b><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif"><br>
We welcome submissions using a wide variety of data and analytic techniques,
assuming they are rigorously employed.  We also welcome theoretical
submissions, assuming they focus squarely on the topic of the volume. Methodological
papers will be considered as long as they are grounded in theoretical
concerns. <span></span></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">The scope of the volume is wide and includes application of
classical and contemporary theorists in media contexts. Any topic that
engages the volume’s theme is welcome. Potential topics could include: ethics,
practices, and politics of “big data”; self, identity, and community;
privacy, publicity and surveillance; personal and algorithmic patterns of
curation; social network formation, maintenance, and change; news and
(dis)information; visual representations; memes and virality; politics;
mediated embodiment, etc. Lead editor is Jeremy Schulz with guest editors Gabe
Ignatow and Jenny Davis.   <br>
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<b>Call for Power, Media, and Everyday Life: Expanding the Intersectional</b><br>
We welcome submissions using a wide variety of data and analytic techniques,
assuming they are rigorously employed, and theoretical or methodological
submissions, assuming they focus squarely on the topic of the volume. The
scope of this volume is wide, as it aims to contribute phenomenological and
epistemic knowledge to the growing field of intersectionality. Submissions
are welcome on any topics that speak to intersectionality as it relates to
media including gender, race/ethnicity, class, sexuality, and ability. In
addition, we are also especially interested in papers that expand and broaden
the discourse of intersectionality vis-à-vis media to include: Parenthood,
Community, Religion, Nationality, Immigration, Language, Political Association,
Aging, etc. Lead editor is Apryl Williams with guest editor Ruth Tsuria.<br>
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<b>Submission Guidelines: Deadline February 12, 2018 by email to <a href="mailto:editorial@emeraldmediastudies.com" target="_blank">editorial@emeraldmediastudies.com</a>.</b><br>
Submissions should be approximately 7,000-10,000 in length inclusive of
abstract, references, and notes. American or British spelling may be
used. <span></span></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">While no special formatting is requested at the outset, upon
acceptance authors must gain all permissions and format their manuscripts in
accordance with the series' guidelines. <span></span></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Submissions may be considered for either volume. All submissions
must include <span></span></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal" style="background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">1) title of manuscript, <span></span></span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal" style="background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">6) as appropriate to the submission appendices, images, figures,
and tables. <span></span></span></p>

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four steps or the submission may not be considered:</span></b><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif"><br>
1) Create two copies of your submission: one in PDF for anonymous review and
one in Word with all author information.<br>
2) Use the title of your submission when naming your copies of your submissions
in both Word and PDF.<br>
3) Put the title of your submission and the name of the volume you prefer in
the subject line of your email.<br>
4) Email both copies of your submission in a single email to <a href="mailto:editorial@emeraldmediastudies.com" target="_blank">editorial@emeraldmediastudies.com</a> by the
deadline.<span></span></span></p>

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Title of your submission + Anonymized (example: "Submission Title
Anonymized")<br>
Remove any author information and affiliations and save doc as PDF<br>
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<b>Editorial Copy in Word</b><br>
Title of your submission + Editorial (example: "Submission Title
Editorial")<br>
In a Word document, include all elements above, as well as a title page with
all author names, emails, and bios of up to 250 words.<br>
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For more information, see <a href="http://emeraldmediastudies.com/" target="_blank">emeraldmediastudies.com</a>.<br>
Please address any questions to: <a href="mailto:editorial@emeraldmediastudies.com" target="_blank">editorial@emeraldmediastudies.com</a><span></span></span></p><div></div></div></div></div>
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