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CFP: Distopia/Utopia (no deadline noted; e-journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 29, 2000 - 9:09pm
Kirsten Uszkalo

Subject: dis/utopia

Voyeuristic television programs such as Survivor and Big Brother, coupled
with the easy accessibility of information via the Internet and other modern
information sources, are a startling echo of the Distopian writings of
Orwell and Huxley. Have we succumbed to a Distopian order, or are we simply
on a bumpy path to a Utopian world?

CFP: Scope: film reviews (e-journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 22, 2000 - 9:00pm
Magnani Carolina

Scope, a fully refereed on-line journal of film studies edited by
staff and postgraduate students within the Institute of Film Studies
at the University of Nottingham, is looking for film reviews of about
1000/1500 words to be included in forthcoming issues. We are seeking
contributions on the movies listed below, but reviewers are welcome to
suggest other titles:

CFP: NBC's "West Wing" (no deadline noted; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, July 25, 2000 - 4:58pm
RollinsPC_at_aol.com

_WEST WING_ ANTHOLOGY PLANNED IN CONNECTION
    WITH PRESIDENCY CONFERENCE, November, 2001
        AT RONALD REAGAN PRES. LIBRARY

Peter Rollins (current Editor of Film & History) and John E. O'Connor
(founder of Film & History) are negotiating a contract for a book on
the soon-to-be-award-winning series WEST WING. (The series
has received 18 Emmy nominations.) The book will be published by a major
university press with special interest in television
and film studies.

CFP: Scope: Film Reviews (e-journal)

updated: 
Friday, July 14, 2000 - 8:55pm
LUCA PRONO

Scope, a fully refereed on-line journal of film studies edited by
staff and postgraduate students within the Institute of Film Studies
at the University of Nottingham, is looking for film reviews of about
1000/1500 words to be included in forthcoming issues.

As you can see from our website (www.nottingham.ac.uk/film/journal),
Scope aims at providing a forum for discussion of all aspects relating
to Film Studies and we welcome a wide range of critical approaches
and methodologies.

CFP: Film, TV, Multi-media: Music/Voice/Sound (no deadline; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, July 11, 2000 - 8:29pm
soundmovingimage_at_netscape.net

  "SOUND AND THE MOVING IMAGE: VOICE, MUSIC, EFFECTS"

A three year international research and development project, which will
produce a comprehensive text on the use and history of music, voice and
sound in film, TV, multi-media etc has recently commenced.

This is an alert call for all persons with an interest in suggesting topic
areas, who might be interested in writing on specific subjects, and/or who
have a strong research and/or practice based interest in this field. You
are invited to email the soundmovingimage_at_netscape.net site to register
your interests.

CFP: Cinema & Medicine (no deadline; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, June 20, 2000 - 9:29pm
Film Medicine

Chapters and appropriate chapter suggestions are sought for:

"Signs of Life: Medicine and the Cinema"

"Signs of Life: Medicine and the Cinema" will consider how medicine,
the medical profession and medical science have been presented in
the cinema. The book will offer an historical, cultural and textual
study of the filmic representation of medicine and will appeal to both the
film studies and a wider film readership.

This book development project already includes a foreword by a major name in
medicine and the medical humanities and is receiving extremely enthusiastic
responses internationally. We intend for this to be an exceptional book.

The book is divided into three sections:

CFP: Consciousness, Literature and the Arts (e-journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 5, 2000 - 1:36am
Daniel Meyer Dinkgrafe

Dear Colleagues,

I am pleased to inform you that on 4 April 2000, a new internet-based, peer
reviewed journal will be launched,

Consciousness, Literature and the Arts

The URL is http://www.aber.ac.uk/~drawww/journal/

Aims and Scope

The journal provides a forum for new work relating the arts and literature
to the exploration of consciousness currently flourishing in many
disciplines such as philosophy, cognitive science, psychology,
neuroscience, computer science, and physics.

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