The Interest Group invites research paper submissions exploring any aspect of issues related to disability and mass media. This can include issues related to portrayals and images, hiring practices, technology, civil rights, teaching students with disabilities, etc.
Papers should include a title page, 75-word abstract, and be no more than 25 pages in length. The title page only should include full identification of all authors [name, affiliation, address, email address and telephone for each]. Five copies of all papers should be postmarked by April 1, 2007. Students should indicate their student status on the title page. Student-authored papers will be considered for the John S. Clogston Memorial Award for student papers.
NOTE: Please be advised that previously published or previously presented research is NOT eligible for submission.
Prof. Lillie Ransom
Communication Studies Dept.
800 Florida Ave. NE
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: 202- 651-5620