Religion Matters archives

This site houses the 2003-2008 archives for Religion Matters, the newsletter of the Religion and Media Interest Group of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication.

For more information, please see the current RMIG website.

Winter 2008
1. Editor's Introduction
2. Presidents and Poker: Reflections from the RMIG Head
3. Religion and Media Research Reflections
4. Online: The Next Frontier of Religion News Coverage
5. Virtues of a Student/Teacher Contract
6. Resources

Fall 2007
1. Editor's Introduction
2. The Chair's Corner
3. Want your students to get religion? Show it. Don't Just Tell It.
4. New RMIG Officers Elected
5. Submissions sought for Mid-Winter Meeting
6. Resources

Summer 2007
Archived here

Fall 2006
Archived here

Summer 2006
Articles:
1. Editor's Column
2. The Chair's Corner
3. Panels Present Special Topics of Interest
4. RMIG Acknowledgements and Applause
5. Connecting with the Religion News Reader
6. RMIG Needs Your Help
7. Reviewers wanted

Winter 2006
Articles:
1. Editor's Introduction
2. The Chair's Corner
3. Research Topics Involving Hurricane Katrina
4. News Content and the Religion Debate
5. Hurricane Katrina and the Media: What went wrong?
6. Acknowledgement and Applause
7. Opportunities
8. Dates to Remember

Spring 2005
Articles:
1. Editor's Introduction
2. Covering Multiculturalism/Covering Religion
3. A Note from the Research Chair
4. AEJMC Convention-RMIG Call for Paper
5. AEJMC Convention-RMIG Schedule
6. Asbury Student Wins $500 Student Religion Writing Contest
7. Media, Religion and Culture Dissertation Fellowships

Winter 2004
Articles:
1. Editor's Introduction
2. Getting it Right? Religion, Media and Politics
3. Call for papers: AEJMC Convention, Aug. 10-13, 2005
4. Call for contributors: Encyclopedia of Religion, Communication, and Media

Summer 2004
Articles:
1. Chair's comments
2. 2004 RMIG program for Annual Conference
3. Communication and Faith Conference Planned
4. RMIG Call for Papers
5. SMIG invites GIFT submissions
6. RMIG member news
7. Resources in Religion and Media
8. Reviewers needed
Perspectives:
We Are Not Alone
An Essay: The Call for Spirituality, Mass Media and National Development

Fall 2003 RMIG News
1. Creating Our Own (Not so Urban) Legend
2. Great Minds Do Think Alike: Panel Ideas Mirror Trends
3. Call for papers
4. Call for reviewers
5. RMIG Listserv revived
6. Christian Media Come of Age
7. RMIG Member News and Views
8. Staffing of Specialists at Newsmagazines Falls to New Low

Summer 2003 RMIG News
1. From the Head….a good year for RMIG, and it's only getting better
2. Call from in-coming head for new leadership
3. Kansas City RMIG Research Paper Schedule
4. Emphasis on Teaching -A Call for syllabi, teaching ideas
5. Emphasis on Teaching -Making Religion and Media courses fun but not fluff is trick to success
6. Emphasis on Teaching -First Amendment is natural for religion and media courses
7. Diane Winston named Knight Chair in Media and Religion at USC Annenberg
8. Call for papers
9. Bibliography

Spring 2003 RMIG News
1. New online newsletter signals changes afoot at RMIG
2. RMIG Kansas City program forges new partnerships
3. AEJMC committee reports review RMIG activities
4. Researchers should turn focus to religion and media discourse
5. Secular Politics on the Israeli World Wide Web
6. Faith and Doubt at Ground Zero

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