ICA Preconference

Research, Intervention and Exchange across the U.S./Mexican Border ICA Preconference

May 25, 2017│9 a.m. – 5 p.m. │University of San Diego │University Center 

Preconference Focus

The purpose of this pre-conference is to promote cooperation and intellectual exchange between scholars in the United States and Mexico. The preconference will feature research papers and media projects in progress along whit a discussion in the latter part of the day for ongoing cooperation among those present at the preconference.

PROGRAM

9-10:30 a.m. Research Panel

  • Representation on Latino-Themed Television Shows, Melinda Sevilla and Kristin Moran, University of San Diego
  • Framing Undocumented Immigration and Drug Trafficking in Local Border Newspapers: A Content Analysis, Melissa Santillana and Ana Lu Ramirez, Texas A&M International University
  • Protestas y alfabetismos digitales. El activismo político contemporáneo en Tijuana, Juan Manuel Avalos González, Universidad Iberoamericana
  • Diferencias en la Percepción del Riesgo. Apuntes desde la Experiencia e Información de los Sujetos, Judith Ley García, Luz María Ortega Villa, Fabiola Maribel Denegri De Dios, Universidad Autónoma de Baja California-Facultad de Ciencias Humanas
  • Texas Hispanics and Voter Turnout: Explaining the Sleeping Giant, Magdalena Saldana & Kent Wilkinson, Texas Tech University
  • Comunicación y alfabetización Transmedial en Niños y Jóvenes del Sistema Educativo Municipal de Tijuana, Gerardo León, Universidad Autónoma de Baja California

10:30- 10:45 a.m. BREAK

10:45-12 p.m. Research Panel

A multi-method approximation of the influence of violence, direct threat and risk on journalist in the Mexican northern border region

  • Periodistas Bajo Amenaza: La percepción Del Impacto de la Violencia en el Periodismo de Saltillo, José Luis Lemini Camarillo, Universidad Iberoamericana-Mexico City
  • When Violence Enters the Workplace: A Qualitative Look at Gender Roles Among Journalists in Northtern Mexico, Celeste González de Bustamante and Jeannine E. Relly, University of Arizona, School of Journalism
  • Doing Journalism Under the Siege of Violence: The Role of Journalists’ Resources Enhancing Professional Autonomy, José Antonio Bramilia, University of Leeds, School of Media and Communication
  • Summing Up: How Violence, Threat and Multi-Dimensional Risk Influence Journalists’ Belief Systems and Subjective Realities, Sallie Hughes, University of Miami, and Mireya Márquez Ramírez, Iberoamerican University-Mexico City

12- 1 p.m. LUNCH

1:30 p.m. Performative Lecture

  • Listen to the trees, Ruth Wallen

1:30-2:30 p.m. Panel

Proyectos fronterizos del Laboratorio Iberoamericano de Documental (2016-2017)

  • Panelists: Mtro. Pablo Martínez Zárate, Mtro. Juan Alberto Apodaca, Universidad Iberoamericana Ciudad de México – Tijuana

2:30 – 3:45 p.m. Workshop:

Pushing pedagogical frontiers: Teaching border journalism in the age of nativism

  • Panelists: Celeste González de Bustamante (Moderator) University of Arizona; Jessica Retis (Moderator) California State University, Northridge; Lourdes Cárdenas, New Mexico State University; Manuel Chavez, Michigan State; Amy Schmitz, San Diego State University; Lourdes Cueva Chacon, University of Texas – Austin

3:45 – 5 p.m. BINACOM Discussion and Brainstorming

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