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Pacific Journalism Review

Media and cultural diversity

Pacific Journalism Review 2014
Pacific Journalism Review, May 2014

The Pacific Journalism Review, founded at the University of Papua New Guinea in 1994, is a peer-reviewed journal covering media issues and communication in the South Pacific, Asia-Pacific, Australia and New Zealand. It is now published by the Pacific Media Centre, AUT University, and has links with the Australian Centre for Independent Journalism and the University of the South Pacific.

Call for papers for the next edition: www.pjreview.info/submissions

Themes:

While one objective is research into Pacific journalism theory and practice, the journal is also expanding its interest into new areas of research and inquiry that reflect the broader impact of contemporary media practice and education.

A particular focus will be on the cultural politics of the media, including the following issues – new media and social movements, indigenous cultures in the age of globalisation, the politics of tourism and development, the role of the media and the formation of national identity and the cultural influence of New Zealand as a branch of the global economy within the Pacific region. It also has a special interest in environmental and development studies in the media and communication – and vernacular media in the region.

Main sections:

  • Research: Academic research and analysis papers (6000 words)

  • Frontline: Reflective and investigative journalism research and methodology (up to 6000 words)
       
  • Commentary: Industry insights, developments and practice (1500-3000 words)
       
  • Reviews: Books, online developments, multimedia, video (500-1000 words)
    Reviews editor: Dr Allison Oosterman Noted Reviews: 350 words
       
  • Forum: Letters, brief commentaries (up to 800 words)
       
  • Content and inquiries: pjreview@aut.ac.nz

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Review: Carving a niche for minority language media studies not so easy

2014-05-01T00:00

Whenever a new field of research emerges a lot of shuffling and sorting of knowledge is required to establish a niche, to define its boundaries, to encourage acknowledgement of the area and to stimulate debate concerning the application of various me...


 

PJR 20(1) Advert: ACIJ

2014-05-01T00:00

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Editorial: Journalism with integrity

2014-05-01T00:00

This is the third issue Pacific Journalism Review has published on the theme of investigative journalism in recent years. Our first issue (PJR, 2011) followed the first regional Investigative Journalism conference held at the Pacific Media Centre at ...


 

Mind the gap: Health reporting in the Pacific

2014-05-01T00:00

Previous research on developing health journalism in the Pacific region has encouraged journalists to think outside the box when it comes to reporting health, and to view it as more than just drugs and doctors. Factors such as politics, economics, re...


 

Investigative journalism in a socially networked world

2014-05-01T00:00

This article explores how investigative journalists can join the network society by moving online, collaborating with other reporters and media outlets across regions and across national borders, yet publishing in newspapers which arguably remain the...


 

Contact:

Managing Editor David Robie
Pacific Journalism Review
D-63 School of Communication Studies
Faculty of Design and Creative Technologies
AUT University

Private Bag 92006
Auckland 1142
New Zealand

WG1028
Level 10,
WG Precinct, Gate 4,
Governor Fitzroy Place

Email: pjreview@aut.ac.nz
Website: www.pjreview.info
Fax: (649) 921 9987

Last updated: 07-Oct-2014 12.05pm

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