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And Now for Something Completely Different: Critical Approaches to Monty Python

updated: 
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 11:35am
Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock and Kate Egan
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, October 20, 2016

Call for Proposals:

And Now for Something Completely Different: Critical Approaches to Monty Python

Editors: Kate Egan, Aberystwyth University, Wales

Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock, Central Michigan University USA

 

***Deadline for 250-word proposals and CVs: Oct. 20th, 2016

Submissions to: kte@aber.ac.uk and Jeffrey.Weinstock@cmich.edu

 

Soap Opera and Serialized Storytelling

updated: 
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 11:37am
Popular Culture Association Conference - April 12-17, 2017 San Diego
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, October 1, 2016

POPULAR CULTURE ASSOCIATION 2017 CONFERENCE – April 12-17, 2017, San Diego, California 

Call for papers:  Popular Cultural Association 2017 Conference:  “Soap Opera and Serialized Storytelling” Area

All Proposals & Abstracts Must Be Submitted Through The PCA Conference Submission page
Please submit a proposal to only one area at a time. Exceptions and rules

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION:  OCTOBER 1, 2016

Los Angeles 2017 Bridging Gaps: Where is the film scholar in Hollywood filmmaking?

updated: 
Friday, September 9, 2016 - 1:27pm
Centre for Media and Celebrity Studies (CMCS), Centre for Ecological, Social, and Informatics Cognitive Research (ESI.CORE), WaterHill Publishing
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, October 31, 2016

Bridging Gaps: Where is the film scholar in Hollywood filmmaking?

Performance Café, University of Southern California

Los Angeles, USA

March 18-19, 2017

CONVERGENCE CULTURE, FANDOM, AND THE EXPANDED HARRY POTTER UNIVERSE

updated: 
Friday, December 2, 2016 - 5:38pm
Amanda Firestone and Leisa A. Clark
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, January 7, 2017

In 2006’s Convergence Culture: Where Old and New Media Collide, Henry Jenkins defines “convergence culture” as “the flow of content across multiple media platforms, the cooperation between multiple media industries, and the migratory behavior of media audiences who will go almost anywhere in search of the kinds of entertainment experiences they want” (2). In contemporary culture, we are no longer merely passive consumers of media: we are participants in the narrative to the point where fans often actively influence outcomes and storylines well after a primary text has been released. J.K.

A Wizard of Their Age 2: Critical Essays from the Harry Potter Generation

updated: 
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 9:03am
Kate Glassman and Jenny McDougal | St. Catherine University
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, December 31, 2016

Since its first volume hit UK stores in 1997, Harry Potter has become a best-selling phenomenon that has forced readers and critics to reconsider how and what we read, and revolutionized the publishing industry from the bottom up.  With countless accolades and roughly 500 million English copies in print, eight feature films, with another on its way, and merchandise that continues to sell too well to be pulled from shelves, Harry Potter remains a fixed cultural icon 20 years on.

CFP book chapters : Revisiting the Aca-fan Concept with and beyond Jenkins

updated: 
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 - 3:39pm
Centre Norbert Elias UMR CNRS
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, October 1, 2016

CFP: Call for Submissions for chapters in an edited book
Book title: *Revisiting the Aca-fan Concept with and beyond Jenkins*
Submission deadline: October 1st, 2016.
Editor: Prof. Frédéric Gimello-Mesplomb - Centre Norbert Elias (Eds.)
Publisher: Routledge

CFP: 30 years of Pixar Animation Studios – Symposium

updated: 
Friday, September 2, 2016 - 2:27pm
Dr Christopher Holliday / King's College London
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, October 1, 2016

CFP: 30 years of Pixar Animation Studios – Symposium

 

Saturday 10th December 2016, King’s College London

 

Apocalypse, Dystopia, and Disaster Area

updated: 
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 11:12am
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association (SWPACA)
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, November 1, 2016

 

 

Call for Papers

Apocalypse, Dystopia, and Disaster

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)

 

38th Annual Conference, February 15-18, 2017

Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center

Albuquerque, New Mexico

http://www.southwestpca.org

Proposal submission deadline: November 1, 2016

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