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Call for Papers: Media Research Conference 2013

isms | 17 July, 2012 12:28

Call for Papers: Media Research Conference 2013

The Department of Languages and Mass Communication, Kathmandu University (DoLMC, KU) and Martin Chautari (MC) and are jointly organizing the fourth annual Media Research Conference on 1-2 April 2013 (19-20 Chait 2069) with the aim of bringing together researchers. Through this conference the organizers hope to augment critical and interdisciplinary discussions on various aspects of Nepali media. We welcome presentations of research papers based on recent researches.


Please note:

·          Abstract, research paper and presentation could be either in Nepali or English.

·          Research abstracts (of 500 words) along with 2-page (max.) curriculum vitae should reach DoLMC or MC latest by 14 Sept 2012 (29 Bhadra 2069). The abstract can be sent by email, post, or hand-delivered to the DoLMC or MC office.

·          Decision on submitted abstracts will be conveyed by email by 28 Septmber 2012 (12 Asoj 2069).

·          Final paper should be submitted by 1 March 2013 (18 Fagun 2069).

·          No remuneration will be provided. However, outstanding papers will be published in the publications of Martin Chautari and DoLMC, KU.

·          Travel fair (bus), food and accommodation cost of those participating from outside Kathmandu (but from within Nepal) will be borne by the organizers.


Date of the Conference:    1-2 April 2013 (19-20 Chait 2069).

Venue of the Conference:   Kathmandu Univesity, Dhulikhel, Kavre.

More details about the conference can be obtained from: Nirmala Mani Adhikary, Hem Raj Kafle and Khagendra Acharya from Kathmandu University or Devraj Humagain, Harshaman Maharjan, Arjun Panthi and Devendra Uprety from Martin Chautari.

Abstract to be sent at:


Department of Languages and Mass Communication, Kathmandu University

Dhulikhel, Kavre

P. O. Box 6250, Kathmandu

email: bodhi@ku.edu.np


Martin Chautari

P.O. Box 13470

27 Jeetjung Marg, Thapathali

Kathmandu, Nepal

Phone: 4102027/4238050/4240243

Email:     conference@martinchautari.org.np



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