Magazines and/as Media: Methodological Challenges in Periodical Studies
A Symposium Co-Organized by Faye Hammill, Paul Hjartarson, and Hannah McGregor
August 14-16 2014, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
This three-day symposium will bring together scholars, magazine professionals, and digitization specialists with the intention of building an international and interdisciplinary network for the study and promotion of periodicals. The event will include an opening public session organized in collaboration with Edmonton-based magazine Eighteen Bridges and the Alberta Magazine Publishers Association, a two-day workshop engaging with methodological issues in periodical studies, and a concluding roundtable discussion involving scholars and digitization specialists intended to build toward future collaborative research ventures.
This event was made possible by the kind support of our many partners and sponsors: