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CFP: Pragmatics and media discourse (4/30/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, July 25, 2004 - 3:08pm
Francisco Yus

Revista Alicantina de Estudios Ingleses

CALL FOR PAPERS: PRAGMATICS AND MEDIA DISCOURSE

Revista Alicantina de Estudios Ingleses (RAEI) is an international
well-known Journal on English Studies published annually since 1988 by
the University of Alicante (Spain). The abstracts of all the articles
published so far can be accessed at the following Internet address:

http://www.ua.es/dfing/publicaciones/raei/indice-raei.htm#Index

CFP: Pro-Wrestling anthology (9/30/04; collection)

updated: 
Sunday, July 25, 2004 - 2:51pm
Leon Hunt

The editors of The Pro-Wrestling Book are seeking essays on all aspects of Professional Wrestling. The book's starting point is that wrestling, notwithstanding its 'low' cultural status, is an important topic for analysis both for its intrinsic qualities and for what it tells us about culture and entertainment. The book proposes to deal with wrestling in broad terms, inevitably exploring the powerful WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment) organisation, but also looking at other styles and traditions. Accordingly, the book will consider the historical development of wrestling and the role it has played in different cultures.

CFP: Mel Gibson's The Passion of the Christ (8/27/04; collection)

updated: 
Sunday, July 25, 2004 - 11:17am
Brent Dean Robbins, Ph.D.

CALL FOR PAPERS

TOPIC: Mel Gibson's: The Passion of the Christ

Deadline for submissions: August 27, 2004.

Editors:
Daniel Burston, Ph.D.
Rebecca De Nova
Department of Psychology
Religious Studies
Duquesne University
University of Pittsburgh

Please submit papers that address Mel Gibson's film, The Passion of the
Christ from a
historical, theological, political, philosophical, psychological,
literary and/or artistic perspective.

CFP: Lesbian Representation on "The L Word" (8/15/04; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, July 20, 2004 - 5:11am
Editor, AfterEllen.com

A call for essays for a new collection on "The L Word"

Working Title: Representing Lesbians: Essays on"The L Word"
Edited by Sarah Warn (Editor, AfterEllen.com)

This book will be a collection of essays (2,000 to 4,000 words each)
written about lesbian/bisexual visibility and representation on Showtime's
TV show "The L Word." This book is geared towards a general audience, not
an academic one, but academics as well as journalists and other
non-academic writers are welcome to submit an abstract.

A wide range of topics related to "The L Word" are acceptable, such as:

UPDATE: Pop/Theory: Criticism's Relation to Film, Television, and Popular Culture (8/15/04; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, July 6, 2004 - 5:10am
Michael Eberle-Sinatra

*Pop/Theory: Criticism's Relation to Film, Television, and Popular
Culture*
(Contracted for publication by Wilfrid Laurier University Press)

EXTENDED DEADLINE: 15 August 2004

Due a large number of requests having to do with films rather than
television series, the editors have decided to extend the call for
papers to 15 August 2004 and to alter the subtitle to include film
along with television. Please submit your completed essays (5000-8000
words, Chicago manual of style) to Michael Eberle-Sinatra
(michael.eberle.sinatra_at_umontreal.ca) or Dino Felluga
(DFelluga_at_sla.purdue.edu).

CFP: Music and Multimedia (no deadline noted; collection)

updated: 
Wednesday, June 23, 2004 - 1:34am
Jamie Sexton

Proposals are invited for an edited book collection on Music and Multimedia,
edited by Jamie Sexton. This is scheduled to be part of the 'Music and the
Moving Image' series, published by Edinburgh University Press.

This collection will focus on the visual aspects of multimedia and music, so
please do not send in proposals on topics such as music journalism on the
web, or piracy over the Internet.

The book will aim to cover a diverse range of subjects, which will include
both historical investigations, as well as a focus on new developments.

Possible topics include:

CFP: Cinema Aesthetics (no deadline; book series)

updated: 
Friday, June 18, 2004 - 3:20am
Des O'Rawe

Cinema Aesthetics: New Book Series

Manchester University Press will be publishing a series of short
monographs that concentrate on the aesthetic and formal aspects of the
cinema. The series will be called Cinema Aesthetics and the first three
books in the series are forthcoming in 2005. The three titles are:
Montage, The Shot, and Time.

We would like to invite proposals for books on the following: Sound,
Colour, and Narrative.

Each book should be about 35,000 words. The books are aimed at
undergraduate and graduate students, and should be essentially
theoretical in nature, setting out the issues and debates concerning the
area under discussion.

UPDATE: MTV, Representation, and Desire (8/15/04; collection)

updated: 
Friday, June 18, 2004 - 3:20am
Marc Leverette

(extending CFP deadline)

S(t)imulate your imagination until August!

The deadline for the "I Want My S(t)imulation!" MTV, Representation &=20
Desire' volume has now been extended to the 15th of August 2004, so it's =

time to let your MTV-inspired processes flourish like never before!

Epiphanie Bloom (crispyclouds_at_hotmail.com) and Marc Leverette=20
(marclev_at_scils.rutgers.edu) look forward to receiving your abstracts. =
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all enquiries, suggestions and after-thoughts, write to Epiphanie,

Happy S(t)imulating,
Ep. Bloom

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