IC Journal (Revista Científica de Información y Comunicación) has organized, for next 9 of november, a seminar on “Visualities in tension”. It will have place from 10:30 to 13:30 at the Salón de Grados of the University of Seville’s Faculty of Communication, and Margarita Ledo, coordinator of Estudos Audiovisuais Research Group, will take part in it.
At the seminar, the organization looks for reflections on the current extension of audiovisual production and distribution by a variety of actors, ranging from ISIS terrorist group to outraged collectives such as #NuitDebout, as well as people who show moments of their private life, political parties, institutions or NGOs. Margarita Ledo will present there the paper “(In)different Actions, Latent Tensions”. Aside from her, Remedios Zafra (University of Seville) and Concha Mateos (Rey Juan Carlos University) will intervene, and there will be a showing of the documentary Contramarea (Carlos Escaño and María Iglesias, 2016).
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The European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA) has just approved the new dates for the 8th European Communication Conference, which will finally take place from 6 to 9 September 2021 in Braga. Initially scheduled from 2 to 5 October 2020 , this international research meeting had to be postponed to comply with the prevention […]
The journal El Profesional de la Información has just opened the period for receiving paper-proposal for volume 30, which is scheduled to be published between March and April 2021. On this occasion, the researcher Javier Marcial Felici will be the invited editor of a number entitled “Images and truth: memory, body and representation”. Proposals around […]