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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.

CFP: Teleparody: TV Discourse of Tomorrow (no deadline noted; collection)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 5, 2000 - 1:34am
dlavery

We seek your participation in an unorthodox planned book of television
criticism: TELEPARODY: PREDICTING/PREVENTING THE TV DISCOURSE OF TOMORROW. Go
here to see an online CFP:

http://www.mtsu.edu/~dlavery/cfpteleparody.htm

This site includes a current table of contents and links to two sample pieces.

We look forward to your proposals.

Sincerely,

Dr. Angela Hague
Iris Murdoch's Comic Vision. Susquehanna U P, 1984. co-editor, Deny All
Knowledge: Reading The X-Files (Syracuse University Press and Faber and Faber,
1996).

CFP: Media, Culture, and Technology (e-journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, March 21, 2000 - 6:12pm
Andreas Kitzmann

http://www.kk.kau.se/mct/start.html

This is a call for papers for the 4th Issue of M/C/T a journal/e-zine
concerned with Media, Culture and Technology. For this issue, we have the
following special theme:

The Fake Issue

What's real? What's true? These may seem like outdated questions in these
hyper wired times of ours. Indeed, as Jean Baudrillard pointed out years
ago, the question of authenticity no longer matters in the same way, now
that we are fully immersed in an environment of virtual simulation. The
quest for authenticity is not only pointless but dissatisfying as well.

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