THIRD MORMON MEDIA STUDIES SYMPOSIUM
“Mormons and Meaning: How media shapes Mormon identities.”
Friday, Oct. 17, 2014
Salt Lake City
The communications departments of BYU and BYU-Idaho jointly announce the Third Mormon Media Studies Conference. This conference will bring together students, scholars, researchers and interested observers of the relationship between media and Mormonism. The theme of this conference is “Mormons and Meaning: How media shapes Mormon identities.”
Conference organizers have issued a CALL FOR PAPERS related to all facets of Mormon Media Studies. Students and scholars in diverse disciplines including, but not limited to, communication, history, sociology, media studies and religious studies are all welcome.
Preparation of Submissions:
Prospective participants should submit a cover page/paper or panel proposal in PDF or .docx format. Such a digest may be a paragraph or two in length. The cover page should include the paper title, topic of interest, author’s name, affiliations, complete mailing addresses, telephone and e-mail addresses of the corresponding author, and a 100-word to 250-word abstract or proposal.
Proposals and abstracts should be emailed before July 31, 2014 to Dr. Lane Williams (BYU-Idaho Department of Communication), firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have further questions, please contact: