film and television
CALL FOR PAPERS: NORTHERN EXPOSURE: QUIRKY QUALITY TV
Edited by Jimmie Cain and David Lavery, Middle Tennessee State
University, John Zubizarreta, Columbia College
The editors of an in-development collection of essays on the television
series NORTHERN EXPOSURE (1990-1995) seek your proposals.
In TELEVISION'S SECOND GOLDEN AGE: FROM HILL STREET BLUES TO ER, Robert
J. Thompson offers the following capsule account of the CBS Dramedy
Florida Atlantic Comparative Studies is currently accepting submissions for
its upcoming issue focused on the topic of "Performing Culture." Although
papers using comparative methodologies are of particular interest, all
methodologies and approaches are welcomed. Possible topics and/or approaches
might include: semiotics, film theory, drama theory and performativity, dance,
visuality, fashion, anthropology and the artifact, queer and gender theory,
psychoanalysis, ethnomusicology, architecture, and body art. All submissions
(two copies of the manuscript and a cover letter with contact information)
must be mailed by March 1, 2004; since FACS follows a "blind reading" policy,
The deadline for submissions has been extended to January 20th, 2004.
Contributions are invited for a collection of academic essays on The Rocky
Horror Picture Show and popular culture with appropriate publishing house
interest. Possible topics include, but are not limited to:
Call for papers.
Compar(a)ison, An International Journal of Comparative Literature
Call for Papers: Star Trek: Beyond the U.S. Frontier: International Visions of an American Cultural Icon
Apologies for cross-postings
Call for Papers
James Bond and Philosophy
Authors are sought for a possible collection of essays on the topic of
philosophical themes in the James Bond corpus of books and films.
Essays should address recognizably philosophical questions, though
contributors from disciplines other than Philosophy are welcome.
Potential contributors should have a Ph.D (or be ABD).
Call For Papers: Investigating Angel
Editor: Stacey Abbott, The University of Surrey Roehampton, UK
Publisher: IB Taurus
We are seeking proposals for a collection entitled Investigating Angel.
Nua: Studies in Contemporary Irish Writing seeks submissions for a
special issue on Ireland and Film. Rebecca Steinberger will be the
guest editor of this special issue on recent Irish films, planned for
appearance in spring of 2005. Topics of interest include, but are not
limited to: how is the nation represented in recent cinematic
interpretations? What constitutes ?Irish? cinema? How does the Irish
question surface in film? What is the role of history in film
narrative? How does film?s function in Irish culture differ from that
of written fiction or plays? In what ways do film soundtracks reflect
traditional Irish music? What role does the Irish landscape assume in
CALL FOR PAPERS AND PARTICIPATION
The electronic journal www.post-scriptum.org is is inviting =
contributions to an issue on Europe in Cinema.
Deadline for one-page proposal : 1 December 2003
Contacts: d.benezet_at_umontreal.ca and v.bouchard_at_umontreal.ca
Europe in cinema.=20
Questions of the production and the reception of European cinema
Under the Editorship of Delphine B=E9n=E9zet and Vincent Bouchard