The VIII Congress on Cultures will take place at the University of Minho from December 5 to 7, 2022. The registration process takes place between October 31 and November 20.
”Thinking about journalism with journalists”: National Meeting of the Commission for the Professional Card of JournalistsOn December 15, 2022, at 11 am, the Sala de Atos of the Institute of Social Sciences of the University of Minho will host one more session of the National Meetings organized by the Comissão da Carteira Profissional de Jornalista (Journalists’ Professional Licence Committee; CCPJ).
Call for Research Fellowship | Createlab PlatformBetween October 13 and 26, a call for a research fellowship for a PhD student or Master enrolled in non-academic degree courses, within the project Createlab Platform is open.
History of laughter: publication looks at the evolution of laughter since classical antiquityThe book História do Riso [History of Laughter], by the researcher Abílio Almeida, has just been launched. In this publication, the author takes us through the emotional tides, from fear to sadness, from anger to joy, that laughter has gone through throughout the history of humankind, but – says the researcher – "especially in western history after the first century A.D.".
[New deadline] RLEC: call for papers on “Communication and Mediation in/of Art”Between September 5 and
RLEC: Call for papers on “Wonder Comics. Redrawing Gender in Ibero-American Graphic Narratives”Between January 2 to March 15, the call for papers for the Lusophone Journal of Cultural Studies on “Wonder Comics. Redrawing Gender in Ibero-American Graphic Narratives” is open.
Vista: call for papers on “Television and Video: Reconfigurations of Audiovisual Communication”Between September 1 to November 30, the call for papers for the Vista journal on "Television and Video: Reconfigurations of Audiovisual Communication" is open. This issue is edited by Luís Miguel Loureiro (University of Minho, Portugal) and Juan Francisco Gutierrez Lozano (University of Malaga, Spain).
Call: “Feminine Post-memories. Voices and Experiences in the Grammar of the World”The call for papers for the dossier "Feminine Post-memories. Voices and Experiences in the Grammar of the World". This thematic issue of the exaequo journal is edited by Sheila Khan, Susana Pimenta and Sandra Sousa.
Call for papers: From Post-memory to Reparative Writing and Voice: Contexts, Dialogues, New HorizonsThis thematic issue welcomes works that can critically analyse, map and approach the companionship between memory, post-memory and reparative writing, from an interdisciplinary approach.
PhD exams of Daniella NavarroOn November 30, at 2.00 p.m., the PhD exams in Communication Sciences of Daniella Lisieux de Oliveira Navarro will take place. The thesis, supervised by Madalena Oliveira and Joaquim Fidalgo, has the title Teoria da agenda aplicada às eleições presidenciais brasileiras de 2018: como o Facebook agendou a mídia tradicional (Agenda theory applied to the 2018 Brazilian presidential elections: how Facebook agendized the traditional media).