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NordMedia 2021: Call for abstracts open

NEWS | 4 January 2021

The NordMedia 2021 conference call for abstracts is now out and will open for submissions in January 2021. The biannual conference will take place 18 – 20 August 2021 at the University of Iceland in Reykjavík. The theme of NordMedia21 is Crisis and resilience: Nordic media research on the frontline. A pre-conference for PhD-students takes place on 17 August, the day before the main conference.

The calls for abstracts for the main conference and pre-conference are available here:

The deadline for abstracts has been extended until 10 March 2021, and submissions will open in January. More information will be available on the NordMedia2021 conference site in early January.

All abstracts for the main conference should be addressed to a specific division or temporary working group (TWG). The upcoming conference in Reykjavik has 11 divisions and 4 TWGs:


Temporary Working Groups


Questions regarding the calls for abstracts can be directed to Valgerður Jóhannsdóttir (main conference) and Maarit Jaakkola (pre-conference). Contact information for all chairs and co-chairs are available from their respective division and TWG pages listed above. For other questions about the conference, you can get in touch with the planning committee here.