Monthly Archives: September 2017

Fall 2017 Newsletter

Happy fall, RMIG members! In this newsletter edition: The officers have changed for the 2017-2018 academic year. Click here for officer bios. Click here to sign up as a reviewer for the 2018 conference. Click here to cosponsor a teaching panel at the 2018 AEJMC conference. Click here to read about a call for book […]

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Call for Sponsored Teaching Panels

The Religion and Media Interest Group (RMIG) is looking to partner with some of the other AEJMC divisions and interest groups to co-sponsor panels dealing with teaching and professional freedom & responsibility (PFR). If you have any ideas, please contact Mariam Alkazemi at alkazemi[dot]m[at]gust[dot]edu[dot]kw and Gregory Perreault perreaultgp[at]appstate[dot]edu by Wednesday, October 4th. We look forward […]

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Call for Book Chapters

A note from Amanda Sturgill:

Posted in Call for papers.

CFP: National Association for Baptist Professors of Religion

Adam Brett, the social media manager for the National Association of Baptist Professors of Religion (NABPR), shared the link for the call for papers for the group’s annual meeting.  For more information, please click on the linked URL: https://nabpr.org/2018-nabpr-call-for-papers/.

Posted in Call for papers.

Pre-Conference Event in Chicago: 2017 Sacred Space Tour

Chicago has long been an important city for people interested in studying religion and culture — most notably thanks to its hosting of the 1893 World’s Parliament of Religions. During the 2017 AEJMC pre-conference session, a group of RMIG members continued the recent tradition of visiting important sacred sites in the convention’s host city. This […]

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2017-2018 Officer Bios

The Religion and Media Interest Group (RMIG) of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication is proud to present its officers for the 2017-2018 academic year. Head: Rick Moore, Boise State University Rick Moore earned his doctorate from the University of Oregon and has taught at Boise State since 1994. He loves teaching […]

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Distinguished Lecture by Daniel Stout

  RMIG’s best goes out to Professor Daniel Stout in Hawaii. He’s had some health issues last semester, but has told RMIG officers that he’s back in the classroom. In March, he delivered a distinguished university lecture on “Tendencies and Tensions of Interpretative Communities.”

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Call for AEJMC Reviewers-2018 RMIG

The Religion and Media Interest Group (RMIG) calls upon all interested parties to serve as reviewers for the 2018 conference in Washington, DC. If you are interested in reviewing please enter your information here.

Posted in Conferences.

Annual Reports 2016-2017

In the previous academic year, RMIG was renewed within AEJMC and an annual report has been produced in order to document its activities. Please click on the links to review these documents.  

Posted in News, Other RMIG Documents.