Call for papers: Local matters. Challenges and opportunities for local journal

di Redazione,
November 12, 2019

The special issue 3/2020 of Problemi dell’Informazione aims to explore and critically discuss how local journalism is trying to redefine its identity against the economic, cultural and technological challenges of the contemporary mediascape. 

Although the tensions currently affecting the local media are partly coinciding with those observed at the national level, relevant differences are likely to be found in the potential ways out and the concrete repercussions that these shared structural conditions have on the way of operating, of intercepting audience and reaching economic sustainability.   


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Deadline for abstract submission is 10 January 2020.

Abstract: 250 words maximum (references not included).

Full papers will be due on 20 April 2020 and will undergo a double-blind peer review procedure.

Papers: length between max 8000 words maximum (including notes and references).

Papers in English and Italian are accepted.

The articles must be sent with the platform available at:

Rubrica: News
  • ISSN0390-5195
  • E-ISSN 1973-817X
  • Frequency four-monthly


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