Media and Communication is an international peer-reviewed open access journal dedicated to a wide variety of basic and applied research in communication and its related fields.

Open Access Journal | ISSN: 2183-2439

Media and Communication (ISSN: 2183-2439) is an international open access journal dedicated to a wide variety of basic and applied research in communication and its related fields.

Editors: Epp Lauk (University of Jyväskylä) and Raul Reis (Emerson College) (see full Editorial Board)

Open Access: free to read and share, with an article processing charge for accepted papers to offset production costs (more details here)

Indexing: Web of Science (ESCI), Scopus and other databases

Media and Communication is accepting proposals for themed issues. Scholars interested in editing an issue that falls within the aims and scope of the journal and can be accessed free of charge by any reader are encouraged to contact the journal's editorial office at mac@cogitatiopress.com

The Semiotics of Emoji: The Rise of Visual Language in the Age of the Internet
Laura Kerslake and Rupert Wegerif
Book Review | Media and Communication | Publication date: 21 December 2017
“I Set the Camera on the Handle of My Dresser”: Re-Matter-Ializing Social Media Visual Methods through a Case Study of Selfies
Katie Warfield
Article | Media and Communication | Publication date: 21 December 2017
Digital-Networked Images as Personal Acts of Political Expression: New Categories for Meaning Formation
Mona Kasra
Article | Media and Communication | Publication date: 21 December 2017
Showing/Sharing: Analysing Visual Communication from a Praxeological Perspective
Maria Schreiber
Article | Media and Communication | Publication date: 21 December 2017
The Visual Discourse of Protest Movements on Twitter: The Case of Hong Kong 2014
Irmgard Wetzstein
Article | Media and Communication | Publication date: 21 December 2017
Political Storytelling on Instagram: Key Aspects of Alexander Van der Bellen’s Successful 2016 Presidential Election Campaign
Karin Liebhart and Petra Bernhardt
Article | Media and Communication | Publication date: 21 December 2017
Brand New Images? Implications of Instagram Photography for Place Branding
Åsa Thelander and Cecilia Cassinger
Article | Media and Communication | Publication date: 21 December 2017
Introduction to Visual Communication in the Age of Social Media: Conceptual, Theoretical and Methodological Challenges
Uta Russmann and Jakob Svensson
Editorial | Media and Communication | Publication date: 21 December 2017
International Federation of Free Journalists: Opposing Communist Propaganda During the Cold War
Martin Nekola
Commentary | Media and Communication | Publication date: 27 September 2017
The Story of Journalist Organizations in Czechoslovakia
Markéta Ševčíková and Kaarle Nordenstreng
Article | Media and Communication | Publication date: 27 September 2017
The Rocky Road towards Professional Autonomy: The Estonian Journalists’ Organization in the Political Turmoil of the 20th Century
Epp Lauk
Article | Media and Communication | Publication date: 27 September 2017
Journalists’ Associations in Poland Before and After 1980
Wojciech Furman
Article | Media and Communication | Publication date: 27 September 2017
Cleansing among Czech Journalists after World War II and a Comparison with the Situation in France and the Netherlands
Jan Cebe
Article | Media and Communication | Publication date: 27 September 2017
Journalists’ Associations as Political Instruments in Central and Eastern Europe
Epp Lauk and Kaarle Nordenstreng
Editorial | Media and Communication | Publication date: 27 September 2017
Media Activism as Movement? Collective Identity Formation in the World Forum of Free Media
Hilde C. Stephansen
Article | Media and Communication | Publication date: 22 September 2017
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