Monthly Archives: July 2018

Summer 2018 Newsletter

Hello RMIG Members, We are very happy to share with you the summer newsletter, and we hope to see you in Washington, DC next week! In this newsletter, you will find: The AEJMC 2018 RMIG schedule of events, organized by the day of the week The RMIG annual report A call for book chapters Please […]

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Sessions on Thursday, August 9, 2018

11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.    Refereed Paper Session: Contemporary Issues in Religion and Media Moderating/Presiding Mariam Alkazemi, Virginia Commonwealth Discussant: Myna German, Delaware State No Compassion for Muslims? How Terrorism News About Muslim Victims Influence Emotions and Policy Support Desiree Schmuck, Jörg Matthes and Christian von Sikorski, University of Vienna A Multi-method Approach to Examining Online Sermons from Religious Organizations Jordan […]

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RMIG Annual Report: 2017-2018 Academic Year

For information about the vision for RMIG in 2018-2019 as well as acceptance rates, please view our 2017-2018 annual report.

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Sessions on Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Scholar-to-Scholar Refereed Paper Research Poster Session Wednesday, August 8, 12:15 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. An Analysis of the Rise and Fall of “The Boy Who Came Back from Heaven” Jim Y. Trammell, High Point Effective Intercultural Workgroup Communication Theory: The Impact on Church Dynamics Stephen Kabah, Regent Terrorism News Coverage and Attitude Towards Islam: Does Following […]

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Sessions on Monday, Aug. 6, 2018

RMIG Top Paper Session Moderating/Presiding: Brian J. Bowe, Western Washington Papers: Media as Religion: Practices of Mediation in a Catholic Community in South India Subin Paul, Iowa and Deepika Rose Alex, Jawaharlal Nehru University The God Card: Strategic Employment of Religious Language in U.S. Presidential Discourse** Ceri Hughes, Wisconsin-Madison True Believers, Poseurs, and Becoming “Woke”: Portrayals of Religion in […]

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Sessions on Sunday, August 5, 2018

Preconference Offsite Tour: Religion in the Capital 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Moderating/Presiding Rick Moore, Boise State A tour of important religion-related sites in the capital city, including conversations with communication professionals who work at those sites and interact with the media. Lunch will be provided. For information contact Rick Moore at rmoore[at]boisestate[dot]edu (RMIG)

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AEJMC 2018 RMIG Schedule

Please remember to register for the 2018 AEJMC convention in Washington, DC! We look forward to reconnecting with our members.  Please click below to check out the RMIG activities by order of the day: Sunday, August 5, 2018 Monday, August 6, 2018 Tuesday, August 7, 2018 Wednesday, August 8, 2018 Thursday, August 9, 2018 Please […]

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Call for Chapter Contributors: Essays on African-American Media

Below is a note from Dr. Alice Tait from Central Michigan University.  Dear colleagues and friends, We have a contract with Wayne State University Press to edit a work tentatively titled Essays on African-American Media, to be completed by Fall 2019. We are looking for contributions (not to exceed 30 pages) that help to answer […]

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