KACA Call for 2021 AEJMC Papers (Due: Thursday, April 15)

Title: #2021 AEJMC Annual Conference KACA research session invitation

Time: August 4-7, 2021 (Central Time)

Format: Virtual

AEJMC Theme: Turning the Page

The Korean American Communication Association (KACA) invites you to submit original research papers to the 2021 AEJMC – KACA competitive research session. Research topics that focus on various aspects of media and communication studies related to Korea are welcome. The AEJMC-KACA session embraces various theoretical orientations and methodological approaches to research.

Guidelines for All Submissions

1. Deadline

All submissions must be made no later than 11:59 p.m. Central Time, Thursday, April 15, 2021.

2. Categories of Submissions (two categories):

1) Full papers

  • 25 pages maximum (no more than 25 pages), plus references, tables, figures, and all notes.
  • Consistent with the APA style.

2) Extended abstracts

  • Five pages maximum, plus references, tables, figures, and all notes.
  • Consistent with the APA style.
  • Extended abstracts should contain a literature review, research questions/hypotheses, a detailed method section, and actual findings(NOT expected findings). Abstracts only with literature review or research questions would NOT be considered.

Full papers are preferred. Only original research will be accepted. Research studies that are already presented, submitted, or accepted for presentation or publication should not be submitted.

3. Submission Method

Send the files (the title page file and the research paper file in MS Word or pdf format) to aejmckaca@gmail.com.  

4. Submission process, requirement, and paper award

  • All submissions must include a separate cover pageand an abstract with approximately 250 words. A separate cover page should include the following information: paper title, author name, affiliation, mailing address, email address, and phone number.
  • Author identification: Names and all information that may identify the author(s) should not appear anywhere in the paper other than on the separate cover page.
  • All submissions will be blind reviewed by three reviewers with expertise in the area.
  • For paper submission, authors do not need to be a member of KACA or AEJMC. However, once the paper is accepted, at least one author of the submitted paper should register for the AEJMC conference, join KACA, and attend the KACA session to present the paper.
  • Only full papers, no extended abstracts, will be considered for the top papers. The candidates for the top student paper should have student authors only. If you have any questions regarding the call for papers, you may contact Hanna Park (hannapark1982@gmail.com).  

5. Reviewer recruitment

Please volunteer to review papers submitted to the AEJMC – KACA session! If you are interested, please complete this form (https://forms.gle/Ze99CYNSAnEtgbg1A).

Hanna Park, Ph.D.

2019-2021 Vice President, KACA (AEJMC)

Associate Professor

Department of Media Communications

Sun Moon University


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