Convergence is an international refereed academic journal which was set up in 1995 to address the creative, social, political and pedagogical issues raised by the advent of new media technologies. As an international research journal it provides a forum both for monitoring and exploring developments and for publishing vital research. Published quarterly in paper and electronic form and adopting an inter-disciplinary approach Convergence has developed this area into an entirely new research field. The principal aims of Convergence are: