Events

Apr 30, 2020, 10:01am — 11:59pm

MESO 2020 Annual Conference: the Call for Papers is open

We invite submissions to the conference “Contemporary Developments on Media, Culture and Society: Argentina and Latin America.” The conference, organized by The Center for the Study of Media and Society in Argentina (MESO), will take place on August 27 and 28 2020, at Universidad de San Andrés in Buenos Aires, Argentina. This will be the sixth annual conference organized by MESO on the interactions between media, culture and society. For more information about previous events, please visit our website. This sixth annual conference is sponsored by the Center for Global Culture and Communication at Northwestern University.

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Upcoming events

Apr 30, 2020 10:01am - 11:59pm

MESO 2020 Annual Conference: the Call for Papers is open

We invite submissions to the conference “Contemporary Developments on Media, Culture and Society: Argentina and Latin America.” The conference, organized by The Center for the Study of Media and Society in Argentina (MESO), will take place on August 27 and 28 2020, at Universidad de San Andrés in Buenos Aires, Argentina. This will be the sixth annual conference organized by MESO on the interactions between media, culture and society. For more information about previous events, please visit our website. This sixth annual conference is sponsored by the Center for Global Culture and Communication at Northwestern University.

Past events

Oct 18, 2018 7:30pm - 8:30pm

Book Release: “Trump and the media” edited by Pablo J. Boczkowski y Zizi Papacharissi

What role did media and social networks play in the election of Donald Trump? In Trump and the media, experts in journalism and technology analyze, among other issues, the disconnection between many voters and the mainstream news media, the appearance of fake news and “alternative facts” and President Trump’s use of social networks. The book […]

Nov 21, 2017 -

Second #EncuentroEnMESO 2017 “Fiction: from the television to the cell phone”

The second #EncuentroEnMESO of 2017 analyzed the evolution of audiovisual fiction, with a focus on production in Argentina. The event was attended by the writer and screenwriter Erika Halvorsen, Juan Manuel Lucero, from Google News Lab, and Andrea Mallimaci, from the University of Buenos Aires, as moderator.

Nov 03, 2017 -

MESO Conference 2017: Photo gallery

The third edition of the Annual Conference "Contemporary Developments on Media, Culture and Society: Argentina and Latin America" was held in November 2017 with 102 registrants. This edition of the conference was sponsored by the Center for Global Culture and Communication of Northwestern University. The event featured 16 presentations by researchers affiliated with institutions in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, the United States, the Netherlands, Sweden and Spain.