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<nettime> Conference "Global Media Worlds and China": Uppsala University October 6-7, 2011

Global Media Worlds and China
2011 MLeague International Symposium
October 6th-7th 2011, Uppsala, Sweden

Contribution abstract submission deadline: May 31, 2011

Organized by:
International League of Higher Education in Media and Communication (MLeague) Communication University of China (CUC) Uppsala University (UU)

Keynote speakers:
Keynote speakers
- Susan Brownell, University of Missouri, USA
- Daya Thussu, University of Westminster, UK
- Yuezhi Zhao, Simon Fraser University, Canada

The International League of Higher Education in Media and Communication, MLeague, Communication University of China (CUC) and Uppsala University (UU) invites you to attend the annual international academic symposium of MLeague organized by MLeague, CUC and Uppsala University in Uppsala, Sweden, October 6-7 2011. The symposium is hosted by Department of Informatics and Media and Department of Linguistics and Philology at Uppsala University.

The theme of the symposium is âGlobal Media Worlds and Chinaâ and it is divided in three parts: - Global Media worlds entering China: global and international media in China
- Media worlds of China: the transforming media landscape of China
- China entering global media worlds: Chinese media going international and global

Participants are free to address any relevant issues inside of these broad frames (for example cultural industries, innovation, media economy, digital media, media convergence, governance, digital media cultures, social media, new media ethics, immaterial rights, privacy, etc.).

Prof. Christian Fuchs
Chair in Media and Communication Studies
Department of Informatics and Media
Uppsala University
KyrkogÃrdsgatan 10
Box 513
751 20 Uppsala
Tel +46 (0) 18 471 1019
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