On May 2 morning, the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) evaluation panel visited the Communication and Society Research Centre. The team of panelists from the Social Sciences – Sciences of Communication panel was composed of Nathalie Fenton (Goldsmith University of London), Barbie Zelizer (University of Pennsylvania), Greg Elmer (Ryerson University of Toronto), Paula Chakravartty (New York University) and Sarah Banet-Weiser (London School of Economics and Political Science).
Debate “Media, networks and disinformation: the Bannon-Bolsonaro effect”On May 10, the CECS held the debate "Media, networks, and disinformation: the Bannon-Bolsonaro effect", from 9:30 am in the ICS.
IV Meeting Minho GaliciaThe fourth edition of the Meeting Minho Galiza will be held on May 9th, at 2:00 p.m., in the Library Lúcio Craveiro da Silva.
CECS debate promotes creation of a network of Braga’s associationsOn April 30, the day of Associativism, the CECS promoted a debate on Communicating in Associations. With the participation of Civitas, Synergia, Plano i and ASPA, the debate resulted in the project of creating a network of Braga's associations.
CECS co-organized debate on European electionsOn April 8, at 10.15 pm., the University of Minho was the scenario of the debate "A Hora da Europa" [The Hour of Europe], promoted by TSF. The initiative is part of a series of four sessions that TSF is developing in four Portuguese universities.
Multimodal narratives and cultural diversity: alterity, identity and education for the mediaOn May 24, at 2:30 p.m., in the ICS, a joint session will be held of the permanent seminars on Communication and Diversity and on Media Education dedicated to the theme "Multimodal narratives and cultural diversity: otherness, identity, and education for the average".
Social Time and Intervention SeminarOn May 10, at 6:00 pm, in the ICS, another session of the Seminar on Social Time and Intervention will be held.
V International Congress on Cultures – What culture (s) for the 21st century?The V International Congress on Cultures - What culture(s) for the 21st century? will take place on the 6th, 7th and 8th of November. The call for papers for this congress is open until June 15.
2CN-CLab Brazil 2019 – 1st semesterFrom April 28 to June 1, the 2CN-CLab team will be in Brazil to carry out a total of 16 actions, aimed at researchers, professionals and future professionals of the cultural sector, in Goiás, Minas Gerais, Rio de Janeiro, and São Paulo.
A new book of proceedings in open access: “Communities, participation, and regulation”"Communities, participation, and regulation" is the title of the book of proceedings that resulted from the "VI Jornadas Doutorais, Comunicação & Estudos Culturais" that now the CECS published.
Available online: “Conference Proceedings ebook of the II International Congress of Social Mediation”The texts that form part of this book offer readings and perspectives declined in various perspectives, be they theoretical-epistemological, praxeological, methodological or political, all reflecting the plural nature of culture, science and human action and fulfilling the objectives of the debate, even if limited to the authors of these texts, on intercultural dialogue and mediation.
Tertúlia “Challenges for the Communication of Science in the 21st Century”On May 9th, at 5:30 pm, in the ICS Room of Acts, the meeting "Challenges for the Communication of Science in the 21st Century" will take place on May 9th.
Tordesilhas Doctoral College: Student Mobility ScholarshipsThe Tordesilhas Doctoral College (CDT) and Mackenzie Presbyterian University open the Call for Student Mobility Scholarships to carry out research internships at any of the partner universities of the CDT during the period from June 2019 to June 2020.
Call for papers for “Jornadas Doutorais 2019″The VII Doctoral Conference in Communication and Cultural Studies, organized by the Communication and Society Research Centre (CECS) of the University of Minho, will take place on October 14 and 16, 2019, at the campus of Gualtar, Braga.
Carlos Fino: new Ph.D in Communication SciencesOn April 29, at 2.30 p.m., in the Institute of Social Sciences, took place de PhD viva in Communication Sciences of Carlos Alberto Gonçalves Fino.