Media and Communication Activism

The Empowerment Practices of Social Movements

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Books in this series grapple with the recurring issues facing practitioners, teachers, students, and scholars of media and communication activism. Titles address challenges to communication activism as well as emancipatory practices that build culturally resonant, richly networked, multi-faceted, movement communication systems. Core series themes include: the power structures of media and communication activism; rights in the framework of media and communication activism; outcomes, learning and sustainable futures in media and communication activism.

The editors invite brief (2-3pp.) statements of interest that fall within the scope of the series.

Contact for informal enquiries before submission of statements of interest:

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  • Beyond Prime Time Activism: Communication Activism and Social Change book cover

    Beyond Prime Time Activism

    Communication Activism and Social Change, 1st Edition

    By Charlotte Ryan, Karen Jeffreys

    In this accessible introduction to communication activism, organizer Karen Jeffreys and sociologist Charlotte Ryan draw on more than two decades of ongoing collaboration, using the Rhode Island Coalition for the Homeless (RICH) as a case study. The book examines a community with shared values,…

    Paperback – 2019-04-02 
    Media and Communication Activism