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The Amplifier, the official newsletter of APA Division 46 (Media Psychology), is currently published two times a year. Unsolicited contributions from members are welcomed and encouraged. Articles must be relevant to media psychology and should not have been published elsewhere.

Deadlines for submissions are as follows:

  • 1 April— Spring/Summer Issue
  • 1 October—Fall/Winter Issue
Authors should ensure that their manuscripts comply with all APA publication and ethical guidelines. Please send all submissions by e-mail to the newsletter editor, Krishna Kumar, PhD.

The Amplifier is now online!
See the most recent edition, Fall/Winter 2014.

Featured Articles from 2014 Award Winners

Dealing in Psychology When Not Taking Pictures
Alan D. Entin
Intersection of art, creativity, photography, and phototherapy

Our Colleagues Need Media Training: How We Can Help
Pauline Wallin
Demystifying the journalist interview process for media-shy colleagues

Transmedia Literacy: Expanding the Media Literacy Frontier
Pamela Rutledge
Critical thinking across multiple modalities

Scamming the Scandal: Photo Leaks and Feminism
Allison Otto
Feminism related to technology and privacy

(Note: Past Issues of the Amplifier are in PDF format and require Adobe Acrobat Reader for viewing)

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