category: film and television

Ridley Scott and Philosophy - Edited Collection CFP

full name / name of organization: 
Adam Barkman, Ashley Barkman, and Nancy Kang, eds.
contact email: 
adam_barkman@hotmail.com

The Philosophy of Ridley Scott

Call for Papers - Media Studies and Review

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International Journal of Media Studies and Review
contact email: 
editor@ijmsr.com

International Journal of Media Studies and Review (ISSN 2162-2043) is a collection of ten quarterly titles with a focus on media and culture.

From Russia with Love: A Critical Reader [25 Sept 2011]

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Amit Sarwal, Asst. Prof., Department of English, Rajdhani College (University of Delhi), New Delhi
contact email: 
sarwal.amit!@gmail.com

Call for Papers

From Russia with Love: A Critical Reader

Edited by Amit Sarwal

From Russia with Love: A Critical Reader [25 Sept 2011]

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Amit Sarwal, Asst. Prof., Department of English, Rajdhani College (University of Delhi), New Delhi
contact email: 
sarwal.amit!@gmail.com

Call for Papers

From Russia with Love: A Critical Reader

Edited by Amit Sarwal

ARGH! BRAINS! BLOOD! ARGH! ZOMBOSIUM! A symposium on zombies - 28 October 2011

full name / name of organization: 
University of Winchester, Hampshire, UK
contact email: 
marcus.leaning@winchester.ac.uk

Locked deep in the bowels of Winchester University a team of deranged (social) scientists from the School of Media and Film have been conducting hideous research into the living dead (clearly ignoring

TV Series Redux: Recycling, Remaking, Resuming. (University of Rouen, France,12-13-14 September 2012 )

full name / name of organization: 
Equipe de Recherche Interdisciplinaire sur les Aires Culturelles (ERIAC), University of Rouen
contact email: 
seriestv.rouen2012@univ-rouen.fr

This interdisciplinary conference will examine the question of recycling, remaking and resuming in TV series.

Special Issue on POSTCOLONIALISMS (WINTER 2012)

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Institute of Advanced Communication, Education, and Research (IACER)/ Society for Philosophy and Literary Studies
contact email: 
philitsociety@gmail.com

Institute of Advanced Communication, Education, and Research (IACER)/ Society for Philosophy and Literary Studies, Kathmandu, Nepal, and its reviewed "Journal of Philosophy: A Cross-Disciplinary Inqui

edited collection: GREEN PLANETS: ECOLOGY AND SCIENCE FICTION

full name / name of organization: 
Gerry Canavan and Kim Stanley Robinson
contact email: 
ecologyandsciencefiction@gmail.com

edited collection: GREEN PLANETS: ECOLOGY AND SCIENCE FICTION
Editors: Gerry Canavan and Kim Stanley Robinson (ecologyandsciencefiction@gmail.com)
Abstracts due August 31, 2011

CFP: The child image --deadline July 15th 2011.

full name / name of organization: 
Red Feather Journal
contact email: 
debbieo@okstate.edu

CFP: The child image in media

[UPDATE] CFP: The Apocalypse in Literature and Film (October 1, 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
_LIT: Literature Interpretation Theory_
contact email: 
litjourn@yahoo.com

Alien invasion, viral outbreak, nuclear holocaust, the rise of the machines, the flood, the second coming, the second ice age—these are just a few of the ways human beings have imagined their “end

Call for Articles (Edited Collection): Fragmented Nightmares: Transnational Horror across Visual Media Proposals by 9/15/11

full name / name of organization: 
Dana Och and Kirsten Strayer/ University of Pittsburgh
contact email: 
dcost7@pitt.edu

This anthology will investigate the horror genre across national boundaries and different media forms.

Genre, Nation, and the ‘International’ Western

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Northeast MLA (NeMLA) conference
contact email: 
tscheie@esm.rochester.edu

From the dawn of cinema western stories were filmed in other countries and in other languages: the ‘spaghetti’ westerns and ‘Indianerfilme’ represent only two well-known inflections.

Call for Articles: Diesis: Footnotes on Literary Identities (Submission Deadline October 1st)

full name / name of organization: 
Diesis: Footnotes on Literary Identities
contact email: 
submissions@diesisjournal.org

Diesis Volume 1, Issue 2: the Other Issue

Submission Deadline: October 1st, 2011

CFP: Future of Early Tamil Cinema

full name / name of organization: 
BioScope: South Asian Screen Studies
contact email: 
Stephen Hughes <sh37@soas.ac.uk>

On the back of a recent workshop entitled, The Future of Early Tamil Cinema, held at the Rojah Muttiah Research Library, Chennai, the editors of BioScope: South Asian Screen Studies are issuing a gene

Opening Pages, Opening Shots (Le Mans, France, June 21-22 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Université du Mans/Université de Bretagne Sud
contact email: 
swellslassagne@9online.fr

Conference “From the Blank Page to the Silver Screen 4: Opening pages, opening shots” - Université du Maine (Le Mans, France) - 21-22 June 2012

Call for papers

Call for papers: Worlds Apart: Science Fiction Conference April 2012

full name / name of organization: 
University of Hertfordshire
contact email: 
p.a.wheeler@herts.ac.uk

English Literature and Creative Writing Group, University of Hertfordshire, UK
contact email:
p.a.wheeler@herts.ac.uk

Keynote Speakers: TBA

Call for Papers

Adating Historical Narratives -- corrected version

full name / name of organization: 
Deborah Cartmell, De Montfort University
contact email: 
djc@dmu.ac.uk

Adapting Historical Narratives
A one-day conference

Organised by the Centre for Adaptations,

De Montfort University, Leicester,

Tuesday 28 February 2012

Call for Articles: Edited Collection: 21st Century British Cinema Proposals by August 21, 2011.

full name / name of organization: 
Martin Carter and Dr Emmie McFadden Sheffield Hallam University
contact email: 
E.McFadden@shu.ac.uk

British cinema has undergone significant transformation between the establishment of the UK Film Council in 2000 and its abolition in 2011.

Adapting Historical Narratives

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Adaptations, De Montfort University, Leicester
contact email: 
djc@dmu.ac.uk

Adapting Historical Narratives
A one-day conference

Organised by the Centre for Adaptations,

De Montfort University, Leicester,

Tuesday 28 February 2011

Children's Media

full name / name of organization: 
Interdisciplinary Humanities
contact email: 
Dr. Wynn Yarbrough - wynnyarbrough@hotmail.com or Dr. Michael Howarth - howarth-m@mssu.edu

The spring 2012 issue of Interdisciplinary Humanities will focus on children’s media.

"Time after Time" (Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies special topic)

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, National Taiwan Normal University (Taipei, Taiwan)
contact email: 
concentric.lit@deps.ntnu.edu.tw

Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies
Vol. 38 No. 2, September 2012
Deadline for Submissions: February 15, 2012

A Grimm Legacy: The Impact of Grimms' Tales in the English Speaking World. 6th-8th September 2012.

full name / name of organization: 
Dr. Andrew Teverson, Kingston University
contact email: 
a.teverson@kingston.ac.uk

Representing Queer Time, Engaging Queer Theory - SCMS March 21-25, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Society for Cinema and Media Studies
contact email: 
gellertl@grinnell.edu

A central concern of contemporary queer theory is the question of time.

CFP: Global Shakespeare

full name / name of organization: 
Shakespeare: Journal of British Shakespeare Association
contact email: 
acyhuang@gwu.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

Shakespeare: Journal of British Shakespeare Association special issue

"Global Shakespeare"

Deadline: September 30, 2011

Performing Wales: Theatre, Art, Identities, 30/3/2012-1/4/2012

full name / name of organization: 
Association of Welsh Writing in English
contact email: 
a.v.von.rothkirch@swansea.ac.uk

CFP AWWE conference 2012

Performing Wales: Theatre, Art, Identities

On Violence - Journal Issue, November 2011

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Modern Horizons Journal
contact email: 
editors@modernhorizonsjournal.ca

For the November 2011 issue of Modern Horizons we invite essays that explore the concept of violence in its many forms and from a variety of ethical standpoints.

Ideas of Place and Particularity - Journal Issue, May 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Horizons Journal
contact email: 
editors@modernhorizonsjournal.ca

For the May 2012 issue of Modern Horizons we invite essays that explore the various philosophical, literary, artistic, and political expressions of place and particularity which have led to and are pa

Ideas of Place and Particularity Conference, October 21, 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Modern Horizons Journal
contact email: 
editors@modernhorizonsjournal.ca

Reconstruction 12.3, "(In)Securities"

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Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture
contact email: 
reconstruction.submissions@gmail.com

Call for Abstracts: Reconstruction 12.3 “(In)Securities”

Edited by Susana Araújo (University of Lisbon) and Susana S. Martins (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)

Mapping Adoption: Histories, Geographies, Literatures, Politics; July 9; March 22-25

full name / name of organization: 
Alliance for the Study of Adoption and Cujlture
contact email: 
asac2012@scrippscollege.edu; scastagn@scrippscollege.edu

The Alliance for the Study of Adoption and Culture announces:

The 4th International Conference on Adoption and Culture
Mapping Adoption: Histories, Geographies, Literatures, Politics

Rewriting Southern Literature for the Silver Screen (AUMLAC Feb 10-11 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Robert Klevay / Auburn University at Montgomery
contact email: 
rklevay@aum.edu

This panel will celebrate the past and continuing inspiration of Southern literature on Hollywood film.

Outlaw!: Law and (Dis)Order in the American West (9/01/11; The University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD, 10/27/11-10/29/11)

full name / name of organization: 
The John R. Milton Writers' Conference / The University of South Dakota
contact email: 
Lee.Roripaugh@usd.edu

Please join us for the biennial John R. Milton Writers' Conference, held October 27-29, 2011, at The University of South Dakota in Vermillion, South Dakota.

Call for Contributions to an Essay Collection: Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye

full name / name of organization: 
Audrey DeLong, PhD
contact email: 
delonga@sunysuffolk.edu

The editor is currently seeking proposals for an essay collection investigating and interrogating the popular Transformers franchise.

NEMLA, March 15-18, 2002, Rochester, NY: "Evil" Children in Film, Literature, and Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Karen J. Renner / Northern Arizona University
contact email: 
karen.j.renner@gmail.com

From the possibly possessed Miles and Flora in _The Turn of the Screw_ to the feral children in _Lord of the Flies_ to the demonic Damien in _The Omen_, evil children take on various forms.

Journal Issue of SPECTATOR Topic Title “Follow the money: financing and industrial practices in contemporary inter

full name / name of organization: 
SPECTATOR, a biannual publication of the Department of Critical Studies, School of Cinematic Arts, University of Southern California
contact email: 
ioana.uricaru@gmail.com

SPECTATOR

Topic Title
“Follow the money: financing and industrial practices in contemporary international cinema”

Vol. 32, no 2, Fall 2012
Description of topic

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