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Call for Chapters: City Mobile Storytelling: Studies from China

Call for Chapters

City Mobile Storytelling Series

City Mobile Storytelling: Studies from China

Edited by Xiaoge Xu

In the context of the growing popularity of mobile communication and the increasing global efforts to achieve the 17 Sustainable Development Goals proposed by the United Nations, the unique governance model and sustainable development of Chinese cities have become the focus of world attention. How Chinese cities leverage mobile media, strengthen mobile communication and enhance city storytelling is especially worth sharing. Professor Xiaoge Xu from the University of Nottingham Ningbo has proposed to publish an edited book City Mobile Storytelling: Studies from China as a volume of his Mobile Storytelling Series.

Topics include, but are not limited to, the following: city governance, development, tourism, entertainment, sports, education, economy, culture, health, new immigrants, migrant workers, expats, maids, delivery men, the elderly, minors, and students.

Papers submitted (academic research papers, case studies, or experience summaries) should not be published in other conferences, proceedings, and journals. The paper should not exceed 5000 words, accompanied by a 200-word abstract, and 3-5 keywords. Please indicate the title, author's name, affiliation, email address and other information on the first page. The submitted papers should be submitted in the form of E-mail attachment. Please use the standardized filename: city mobile storytelling- studies from China-author name-affiliation.

Deadline for submission: December 15, 2021

Deadline for notification of acceptance: December 31, 2021

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