category: film and television

Movements, Flow, Resistance, January 26-29, 2017, Louisville, KY

full name / name of organization: 
The Southern Humanities Council
contact email: 
shcouncil@gmail.com

CALL FOR PAPERS
Southern Humanities Council Conference
The Brown Hotel, Louisville, KY, January 26-January 29, 2017

[Update] PTSD and Clint Eastwood Films

full name / name of organization: 
Allen Redmon and Charles Hamilton, Texas A&M University-Central Texas
contact email: 
eptext2016@gmail.com

Our initial deadline approaching and we are still seeking contributors for a book currently under contract.

[UPDATE] Urban Studies - MPCA/ACA 2016 Conference May 15 Extended Deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Megan Cannella/MPCA/ACA
contact email: 
megan.cannella@gmail.com

Call for Papers
Urban Studies Area
2016 Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association Conference

Thursday-Sunday, 6-9 October 2016

Queer Sinners and Saints - Area of 2016 Film & History Conference - Deadline June 1, 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Bridget Kies and Carla Bernava, Area Chairs
contact email: 
bkies@uwm.edu and carla.bernava@gmail.com

CFP: Queer Sinners and Saints
An Area of the 2016 Film and History Conference
Conference Theme: Gods & Heretics: Figures of Power and Subversion in Film & Television
26-30 October 2016

UPDATE - new deadline - PAMLA 2016 (Nov. 11-13, 2016) in Pasadena, CA

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient & Modern Languages Association
contact email: 
ahowe@lasierra.edu

Please note that the deadline for abstract submission has been extended to June 10:

PAMLA 2016: Television Studies(abstract: 6/10/16; conference: 11/11-11/13/2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
contact email: 
jason.spangler@rcc.edu

Proposals are invited that explore, and engage with, any aspect of television. Especially interested in papers that deal with television fandom, ideological criticisms, aesthetics, and production.

PAMLA 2016: Film Studies (abstract: 6/10/16; conference: 11/11-11/13/2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
contact email: 
aubreyj@msudenver.edu

Proposals for papers are invited on any subject relating to the study of film.

PAMLA 2016: Western American Literature (abstract: 6/10/16; conference: 11/11-11/13/2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
contact email: 
sorr@hawaii.edu

This special session will feature papers on all aspects of cinema, drama, prose, and poetry of the American West.

PAMLA 2016: The Gothic (abstract: 6/10/16; conference: 11/11-11/13/2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA)
contact email: 
cedelson@chaminade.edu

Given the recent popularity of the Twilight series of novels and films, television programs such as True Blood and Grim, and numerous remakes of Gothic “classics” such as Frankenstein and Dracula,

The Apollonian Vol. 4 Guest Editor Proposals Invited

full name / name of organization: 
The Apollonian: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies
contact email: 
apollonianjournal@gmail.com

Guest Editors Invited

The Apollonian Vol. 3, Issue 4 (December 2016) Special Issue on “The Nation & Its Discontents”

full name / name of organization: 
The Apollonian: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies
contact email: 
apollonianjournal@gmail.com

Deadline: June 30, 2016

Guest Editor: Avishek Ray, Assistant Professor, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, NIT Silchar

The Apollonian Vol. 3, Issues 1 & 2 (March-June 2016) Joint “OPEN ISSUE”

full name / name of organization: 
The Apollonian: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies
contact email: 
apollonianjournal@gmail.com

We seek essays that are interdisciplinary in nature. Papers should not be merely descriptive but involve a philosophical/theoretical exploration of the issues.

{Update} CFP: Robin Williams Deadline Extended 5/15/16 [contracted collection]

full name / name of organization: 
Johnson Cheu Michigan State University
contact email: 
cheu@msu.edu

DEADLINE EXTENDED: CFP: Robin Williams: Essays on the Man and the Movies (contracted collection) (5/15/2016)

CFP for General Submissions to Studies In Control Societies due August 1

full name / name of organization: 
Studies In Control Societies
contact email: 
studiesincontrolsocieties@gmail.com

Studies In Control Societies is seeking submissions for the Fall 2016 issue.

[UPDATE] Deadline Extended: "HEROES IN POPULAR CULTURE" MPCA/ACA Conference in Cincinnati, OH. Oct. 1-4, 2015

full name / name of organization: 
Jef Burnham
contact email: 
jefburnham@gmail.com

EXTENDED DEADLINE: May 15, 2016
Submit to: Submissions.mpcaaca.org

Extended Deadline-- Fashion Panels at 2016 Midwest Popular Culture/American Culture Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Midwest Popular Culture/American Culture Association
contact email: 
kobrien1@memphis.edu

FASHION
2016 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference
Thursday-Sunday, October 6-9, 2016
Chicago, IL
Hilton Rosemont Chicago O'Hare

Deadline: May 15, 2016
Submissions.mpcaaca.org

Supernatural Studies: Issue on Ghosts and Hauntings, Deadline 6/30/2016

full name / name of organization: 
Supernatural Studies Association
contact email: 
supernaturalstudies@gmail.com

Supernatural Studies, the official journal of the Supernatural Studies Association, seeks contributions for a themed issue on ghosts and hauntings to be published in Fall 2016.

Accepting Reviews for Supernatural Studies Website

full name / name of organization: 
Supernatural Studies Association
contact email: 
supernaturalstudiesreviews@gmail.com

The Supernatural Studies Association is soliciting submissions of reviews of media relevant to scholarly work on representations of the supernatural to be published on an open-access page on its websi

[Update - Date Change and Extended Deadline] Mobile Communities, Friday, October 28, 2016 (Abstracts Due June 15, 2016)

full name / name of organization: 
Tufts Graduate Humanities Conference
contact email: 
tuftsgradhumanitiesconference@gmail.com

Keynote: Mary N. Layoun, Professor of Comparative Literature and Folklore Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Movement and stasis. Routes to and from home. Boundaries and belonging. Local places and global spaces. The possibilities for and barriers to mobility shape the way that communities, cultures, and individuals communicate with one another. Mobility influences interconnectivity across time and space as well as the formation of hierarchies of domination and subordination.

CFP deadline June 10, 2016: PAMLA special session “Beyond the museum - representations of visual art in film and literary narrat

full name / name of organization: 
Marion Geiger, California State University San Marcos
contact email: 
mgeiger@csusm.edu

Call for Papers: deadline June 10, 2016
PAMLA - Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
114th Annual Conference – Passadena, CA
Friday, November 11, 2016 to Sunday, November 13, 2016

[UPDATE] Intersections of Whiteness (January 11-13, 2017)

full name / name of organization: 
Ruhr-University Bochum, TU Dortmund (Germany)
contact email: 
intersectionsofwhiteness@gmx.de

The protests against racial profiling and racist police brutality in the U.S.

Competing Visions of Place, PAMLA 2016

full name / name of organization: 
Danielle Crawford and Kara Hisatake / PAMLA 2016
contact email: 
dbcrawfo@ucsc.edu; khisatak@ucsc.edu

This special session examines contested representations of place, questioning how literary, visual, filmic, and archival materials can encapsulate competing visions of what a place is or should become

Call for Submission for Aeternum: The Journal of Contemporary Gothic Studies

full name / name of organization: 
Aeternum: The Journal of Contemporary Gothic Studies
contact email: 
editor@aeternumjournal.com

Call for Submissions for Aeternum: The Journal of Contemporary Gothic Studies (ISSN2324-4895) www.aeternumjournal.com

EXTENDED DEADLINE: First Mainz Graduate Conference in English Literature and Culture, 22-23 July 2016

full name / name of organization: 
English Literature and Culture, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
contact email: 
wood@uni-mainz.de and patrick.gill@uni-mainz.de

First Mainz Graduate Conference in English Literature and Culture

UPDATE - Lands of Milk and Honey: The Spatial Turn in Religion

full name / name of organization: 
Ed Simon
contact email: 
ens310@lehigh.edu

In his 1967 "Des Espace Autres" Michel Foucault wrote that in contrast to literary and cultural criticism’s previous privileging of history, periodization, and time that “The present epoch will pe

25th Annual English Language and Literatures Conference, Nov. 12th, 2016 (Abstracts due May 15th)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English and Foreign Languages, University of St. Francis, Joliet, IL
contact email: 
ell@stfrancis.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS
for the 25th Annual English Language and Literatures Conference
to be held at the University of St. Francis in Joliet, IL on Saturday, November 12, 2016

[sic] - a journal of literature, culture and literary translation; issue 13: non-thematic; submission deadline: 1 August 2016

full name / name of organization: 
University of Zadar
contact email: 
sic.journal.contact@gmail.com

[sic] – a journal of literature, culture and literary translation
University of Zadar
Obala kralja Petra Krešimira IV. br 2
23000 Zadar
www.sic-journal.org

Call for Papers

Modernisms and Modernities:Comparing Literary and Cultural Experiences, Fudan University in Shanghai, 19-22 July, 2017

full name / name of organization: 
University of Hamburg, Department of English and American Studies
contact email: 
modernisms.iaa@uni-hamburg.de

Convened by Fudan University (China), Universität Hamburg (Germany), Macquarie University (Australia)

Thessaloniki, May 2017- Film Adaptation: Theory, Practices, Reception. International Conference

full name / name of organization: 
School of Film Studies and School of English Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
contact email: 
betty.kaklamanidou@gmail.com

Film Adaptation: Theory, Practices, Reception

School of Film Studies and School of English
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

May 25-27, 2017
Thessaloniki

Call for Abstracts: Undisciplining U.S. Television Studies @ Flow Conference (9/15-9/17, Austin TX)

full name / name of organization: 
Melissa Phruksachart / The Graduate Center CUNY
contact email: 
mphruksachart@gradcenter.cuny.edu

Call for abstracts for "Undisciplining U.S. Television Studies," a proposed roundtable at the 2016 Flow TV conference to be held in Austin, TX from Sept. 15-17, 2916.

PAMLA 2016 French & Francophone Sessions (Nov. 11-13, Pasadena)

full name / name of organization: 
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association
contact email: 
emcefalo@umd.edu

Call for Papers.

The PAMLA Conference in 2016 will be held at the Westin Pasadena from Friday, November 11 to Sunday, November 13.

Bulletin: a non academic art paper

full name / name of organization: 
Droste Effect magazine
contact email: 
submissions@drosteeffectmag.com

A new project by Droste Effect magazine, Bulletin is a non-academic, curated online publication.

Beyoncé: Media and Cultural Icon, 1/1/2017

full name / name of organization: 
Black Camera Close Up
contact email: 
stephli@indiana.edu

Beyoncé: Media and Cultural Icon

Nick Broomfield’s Documentary Trangressions (5/20; 10/26-10/30)

full name / name of organization: 
Adam Resnick & Mike Phillips (The Graduate Center, CUNY)
contact email: 
adam.resnick@gmail.com / michaeldavidphillips@gmail.com

This call seeks proposals for a prospective panel on director Nick Broomfield at the upcoming Film & History Conference (10/26-10/30/2016

& Media: Film & Media Graduate Student Conference, Berkeley Sept 23-24 (Deadline June 30)

full name / name of organization: 
University of California, Berkeley, Department of Film & Media
contact email: 
andmedia.berkeleyconference@gmail.com

& MEDIA
Film & Media Graduate Student Conference, University of California, Berkeley

Conference Date: September 23–24th, 2016
Location: University of California, Berkeley

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