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Senses of Time, Space and Place CALL FOR PAPERS  Since 1950, when Canadian economic historian Harold Innis grounded his communication history theory in the ebb and flow of time-biased and space-biased media from ancient to modern civilizations, time and space have been a key concept in what later became media ecology in the 1970s. Marshall McLuhan […]


Click on image for enlarged view. Senses of Time, Space and Place June 21-24, 2018 The University of Maine Since 1950, when Canadian economic historian Harold Innis grounded his communication history theory in the ebb and flow of time-biased and space-biased media from ancient to modern civilizations, time and space have been a key concept in […]


Guest editors: Phil Rose (Canada), Varvara Chumakova (Russia) — Deadline September 4th — This year marks 50 years since the publication of Marshall McLuhan and Quentin Fiore’s book The Medium is the Massage: An Inventory of Effects (1967), which sought to popularize McLuhan’s central theses about the environmental changes that new media help to bring about. In Understanding Media: The […]


EXTENDED DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 28, 2017 Technology, Spirituality, Ecology Saint Mary’s College Of California JUNE 22-25, 2017 Responding to a large number of requests, the deadline for proposal submissions for the 18th annual convention of the Media Ecology Association (MEA) has been extended to February 28, 2017. Saint Mary’s College of California is proud to host the […]


CALL FOR PAPERS: The 18th Annual Convention of the Media Ecology Association Technology, Spirituality, Ecology  Saint Mary’s College Of California JUNE 22-25, 2017 Saint Mary’s College of California is proud to host the 18th annual convention of the Media Ecology Association (MEA). Founded in 1863, Saint Mary’s is one of the oldest colleges in the western […]


Marshall McLuhan: Photomontage by Photofunia.com Call for Papers for La Revue D’Études Interculturelles de L’Image | Journal of Cross-Cultural Image Studies | en français | “The artist tends now to move from the ivory tower to the control tower of society”. —Marshall McLuhan, Understanding Media (1964) This special issue exploring “Marshall McLuhan and the arts” encourages new […]


 AN INTELLECTUAL REVOLUTION The Toronto School: Then | Now | Next international conference assembles a unique group of Canadian and international interdisciplinary experts on media, communication and culture — including researchers from humanities and social sciences, artists and leading public thinkers.   THEN Between the 1930s and 1970s, a community of intellectuals emerged in and […]


International Conference   –   “The Toronto School: Then | Now | Next” Toronto, October 14-16, 2016 CALL FOR PAPERS Deadline for Submission: June 30, 2016 The Coach House Institute at the Faculty of Information (iSchool) University of Toronto invites proposals for the international conference “The Toronto School: Then | Now | Next”. The conference […]


DEADLINE EXTENDED TO DECEMBER 1, 2015  Interfaces of Play and Game: Engaging Media Ecosystems June 23-26, 2016 University of Bologna Bologna, Italy MEA Convention Coordinators: Paolo Granata, Elena Lamberti, Brett Lunceford UNIBO Coordinators: Roberto Farnè, Mirco Dondi The University of Bologna, Italy, is proud to bring the Media Ecology Association to Europe for the first […]


INTERFACES OF PLAY AND GAME: ENGAGING MEDIA ECOSYSTEMS June 23-26, 2016   –   University of Bologna   –   Bologna, Italy  MEA Convention Coordinators: Paolo Granata, Elena Lamberti, Brett Lunceford UNIBO Coordinators: Roberto Farnè, Mirco Dondi The University of Bologna, Italy, is proud to bring the Media Ecology Association to Europe for the first time and host […]