Call for Papers – Deadline for submissions: May 31, 2016

Call for Papers – Deadline for submissions: May 31, 2016.
It is our honor to invite you to submit your abstracts for the third edition of the Prague Media Point conference series called Media and Migration. We invite abstracts on any of the following topics:
  • The narratives used by mainstream media to cover the so-called “refugee/migrant crisis”.
  • The depiction of refugees, asylum seekers and migration in the media.
  • The ways that new/social media are changing our perception of refugees, asylum seekers and migrants Comparisons between the approaches of public and private media.
  • The role of the media in culturally diverse democracies.
  • Journalists as observers or actors when covering the crisis.
  • The role of immigrant/diaspora/minority media.
  • Discourses of racism and anti-racism in European media

Please submit your 500-word abstracts and a short bio by 31 May, 2016. The abstracts will be subjected to a peer review process and should be submitted to: 
You can find more information here.