Journal History

[Jurnal The Messenger] is an International Scientific Journal, published by the Department of Communication, FTIK, Universitas Semarang. [Jurnal The Messenger] focus on communication field (Cultural Studies, Integrated Marketing Communication, Media). [Jurnal The Messenger] published twice a year in January and July (Regular Issues)It was first published in 2009.

-). Cultural Studies: Representation Studies, Identity Studies, Minority Studies, Gender, Reception Studies, Popular Culture, Subcultures, Ideology, Hegemony, Texts and Readers.

-). Integrated Marketing Communication: Public Relations, Corporate Communication, Crisis Communication, Advertising, Brand Value, Digital Branding, Direct Selling, Promotion, Interactive and Digital Marketing Communication Studies.

-). Media: Gender and Sexuality in the Media, Social Media, Media Globalization, Media Convergence, Media Literacy, Media Language, Media and Religion.

[Jurnal The Messenger] is indexed at Web of Science Core Collection: Emerging Sources Citation Index, Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), Science and Technology Index (SINTA), Microsoft Academic Search (MAS), Directory of Open Access Scholarly Resources (ROAD), Digital Object Identifier (DOI) prefix 10.26623 registered by Crossref, Dimensions, Google Scholar, ISJD, Indonesian Publication Index (IPI), Bielefeld Academic Search Engine (BASE), Online Computer Library Center (OCLC) Worldcat, Public Knowledge Project (PKP) Index, Indonesia Onesearch by PERPUSNAS, EBSCO INFORMATION SERVICES, Index Copernicus International, JournalTOCs, CiteFactor, GARUDA: Garba Rujukan Digital by Ristekdikti - Indonesia, British Library, Harvard Library, and Columbia University Libraries.

[Jurnal The Messenger] has been accredited by the Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education of the Republic of Indonesia (RISTEKDIKTI), No. 30/E/KPT/2019 (Nov. 11, 2019) as Ranking 2 (SINTA 2).