category: film and television

Update-Deadline extended to June 30-Modernism and the Environment

full name / name of organization: 
The 2012 SAMLA Convention
contact email: 
apokhrel@ufl.edu, arun. pokhrel@gmail.com

In the past two decades, there has been a surge of literary and critical environmental works.

CFP Simulated childhood--Mechanized children

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

CFP: Simulated Childhoods--Mechanized Children.

World Picture Journal Annual Conference - "Action" - CfP Deadline Approaching (30th June)

full name / name of organization: 
World Picture Journal
contact email: 
worldpicturejournal@gmail.com

En Route: Journeys of the Body and the Soul in Iberian and Latin American Literatures (abstract deadline June 30)

full name / name of organization: 
Spanish Graduate Students of the University of Chicago
contact email: 
jnemiroff@uchicago.edu

From the pilgrimage of body and soul in Gonzalo de Berceo’s Milagros de Nuestra Señora and the nautical textual voyage in Columbus’ Diario de a Bordo, representations of the migrant in modern Ibe

This Rough Magic - Teaching Medieval and Renaissance Lit. - 10/1/12

full name / name of organization: 
This Rough Magic (www.thisroughmagic.org)
contact email: 
boechem@sunysuffolk.edu

This Rough Magic (www.thisroughmagic.org) is a journal dedicated to the art of teaching Medieval and Renaissance Literature.

[REMINDER] 'FOUR-FOOTED ACTORS: LIVE ANIMALS ON THE STAGE' / University of Valencia, Spain / 12-14 December 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Ignacio Ramos Gay / Universidad de Valencia (Spain)
contact email: 
ignacio.ramos@uv.es

Call For Papers
“FOUR-FOOTED ACTORS: LIVE ANIMALS ON THE STAGE”
12-14 December 2012,
University of Valencia, Spain

CFP: Essay Collection Re: Ray Bradbury

full name / name of organization: 
Gloria McMillan Univ. of Arizona
contact email: 
glomc@dakotacom.net

The Tucson Bradbury Chronicles: Mars _is_ The West

Edited by Gloria McMillan

UPDATE: Resident Evil Collection of Essays DEADLINE EXTENDED

full name / name of organization: 
Nadine Farghaly, M.A., Mag. Phil
contact email: 
Nadine.Farghaly@gmx.net

Did you ever wonder why the Resident Evil Franchise has become so successful? Rightly so!

SCMS Panel Proposal: Media, Technology, and the U.S. Prison Regime

full name / name of organization: 
Michael Litwack, Brown University
contact email: 
michael_litwack@brown.edu

Proposed Panel: "Media, Technology, and the U.S. Prison Regime"
Society for Cinema and Media Studies Conference
6-10 March 2013
Chicago, IL

CFP for Edited Collection: Unveiling Fashion: Gender, Islam, and Global Modernities (Abstract Deadline: July 31, 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Ellorashree Maitra / Nida Sajid
contact email: 
unveilingfashion@gmail.com

This collection of interdisciplinary essays will trace the historical trajectory of the production, circulation, and consumption of Muslim femininity and fashion from early modernity to the era of tra

[UPDATE] "Government is Good": Infrastructure in American Literature and Film (CFP) MMLA, November 8-11 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Michael J. Blouin
contact email: 
blouinmi@msu.edu

Today (as in the past) the role of government is hotly contested; there are debates surrounding the scope of health care reform, libertarian calls for drastic cuts, and urges from both sides of the ai

[Call for Responses]: Flow Conference 2012 (7/13/12; 11/1/12-11/3/12)

full name / name of organization: 
Flow Conference 2012
contact email: 
flowconference2012@gmail.com

Call for Responses
FLOW Conference 2012
November 1-3, 2012
The University of Texas at Austin
http://www.flowtv.org/

Deadline for 150-word abstracts: July 13, 2012

SCMS Panel: Communal Interactions with Cyber Connectivity Outside the Home

full name / name of organization: 
SCMS_2013
contact email: 
barroyo@alcor.concordia.ca

Regarding the academic discourse on what particular space the internet inhabits in our everyday lives, there seems to be two divergent camps which continually widen an increasingly difficult to bridge

The Monster-Child

full name / name of organization: 
Markus Bohlmann and Sean Moreland
contact email: 
monstrouschildren@gmail.com

The Monster Child: New Essays on Children, Horror and Monstrosity in Film

A call for papers for a proposed collection co-edited by Markus Bohlmann and Sean Moreland

[Update] Contempoary Japanese Media Cultures: Industry, Society and Audiences (5 Septmeber 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Dr Rayna Denison, University of East Anglia
contact email: 
r.denison@uea.ac.uk

Registration is now open. We are proud to announce that we now have a Manga to Movies Project website (project funded by the UK Arts and Humanities Research Council) at:

SCMS Panel Proposal: Through a Lens, Comically: Stand-up Comedians in the Media (deadline July 15, 2012)

full name / name of organization: 
Sean Springer, Stony Brook University
contact email: 
sean.springer@stonybrook.edu

CFP for Proposed Panel: "Through a Lens, Comically: Stand-up Comedians in the Mass Media"
Society for Cinema and Media Studies Conference
March 6-10, 2013
Chicago, IL

[REMINDER] CFP: Edited Collection on the Producer (Deadline June 30th)

full name / name of organization: 
Christopher Meir / University of the West Indies, St. Augustine
contact email: 
christopher.meir@sta.uwi.edu

CFP: Beyond the Bottom-Line: The Producer in Film and Television (Edited Collection)

Editors: Andrew Spicer, Anthony McKenna and Christopher Meir

[UPDATE] Cinema in Crisis, October 17-19, 2012, San Francisco. Deadline for Submission June 15,2012

full name / name of organization: 
Cinema Studies Graduate Student Association (CSGSA)
contact email: 
CSGSA@mail.sfsu.edu

The Cinema Studies Graduate Student Association at San Francisco State University is proud to announce its 14th annual Fall Conference: “Cinema in Crisis" with Keynote Speaker Robert Rosen.

Call for Interviewees for Doctor Who Documentary Film

full name / name of organization: 
Chris Hansen, Baylor University
contact email: 
Christopher_Hansen@baylor.edu

ARE YOU A DOCTOR WHO FANATIC?...
...because I'm making a documentary about people like you.

The Maester's Chain: Essays on George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire

full name / name of organization: 
Susan Johnston and Jes Battis, University of Regina
contact email: 
susan.johnston@uregina.ca, jes.battis@uregina.ca

“A master forges his chain with study, he told me. The different metals are each a different kind of learning, gold for the study of money and accounts, silver for healing, iron for warcraft.

The Maester's Chain: Essays on George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire

full name / name of organization: 
Susan Johnston and Jes Battis, University of Regina
contact email: 
susan.johnston@uregina.ca, jes.battis@uregina.ca

“A master forges his chain with study, he told me. The different metals are each a different kind of learning, gold for the study of money and accounts, silver for healing, iron for warcraft.

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline!!! Emerging from the Pensieve: A Decade of Harry Potter Scholarship; October 11-13, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Elisabeth C. Gumnior, School of Writing, Rhetoric, and Technical Communication; James Madison University
contact email: 
gumnioec@jmu.edu

Emerging from the Pensieve: A Decade of Harry Potter Scholarship; October 11-13, 2012

Proposals for presentations should be approximately 200 words long. The deadline for proposal submission is June 20, 2012. Proposals should be submitted to:

Elisabeth C. Gumnior, Conference Director
gumnioec@jmu.edu

Presenters will be notified by July 15.

CFP: A Debt of Gratitude to 1930s Literary America / MMLA 2012 / DUE 07/16

full name / name of organization: 
Marnie Sullivan, Mercyhurst University
contact email: 
msullivan@mercyhurst.edu

This special section panel seeks to affirm the ongoing relevance of 1930s American culture with papers that provide critical analysis of fiction, poetry, and drama of the period for the 54th Annual M/

Book reviews solicited for SOUTHERN STUDIES: AN INTERDISCIPLINARY JOURNAL OF THE SOUTH

full name / name of organization: 
Southern Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal of the South
contact email: 
cranka@nsula.edu

This winter SOUTHERN STUDIES will publish a special issue dealing with issues of recent scholarship on southern history, literature, and culture.

Warscapes, an online magazine of literature, art and politics

full name / name of organization: 
Warscapes
contact email: 
submissions@warscapes.com

Warscapes is an independent online magazine that provides a lens into current conflicts across the world.

The Social Construction of Beauty (vol. 2 no. 2)

full name / name of organization: 
Synaesthesia: Communication Across Cultures
contact email: 
editors@synaesthesiajournal.com

Queerness in Contemporary Film and Television (Fort Worth, Texas; Nov. 2-3, 2012); Proposals due July 19, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Film, Television and Digital Media, Texas Christian University
contact email: 
k.hart@tcu.edu

Call for Papers: Queerness in Contemporary Film and Television

GLOBAL SHAKESPEARE

full name / name of organization: 
TBILISI STATE UNIVERSITY
contact email: 
manana_gelashvili@yahoo.co.uk

The conference will explore how Shakespeare’s work influenced and inspired other works in literature, art, music.

EXTENDED CFP: Code - A Media, Games & Art Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Swinburne University of Technology
contact email: 
codeconference@groupwise.swin.edu.au

EXTENDED Call for Papers and Creative Works ***ABSTRACTS DUE FRIDAY 22 JUNE 2012***

CODE - A Media, Games & Art Conference
21-23 November 2012
Swinburne University of Technology

"I Viaggiatori nella Penisola Sorrentina - Literature, Arts and Cinema"

full name / name of organization: 
Department of Modern Philology, University of Naples "Federico II"
contact email: 
sorrentoconference@gmail.com

The theme of the “journey to Sorrento” represents one of the main fields of investigation in order to analyze the different areas of the famous Peninsula and its peculiarities.

[UPDATE] CFP: The First International Deleuze Studies in Asia Conference, Taipei, Taiwan

full name / name of organization: 
The English Department at Tamkang University
contact email: 
deleuzeasia@gmail.com

CFP: The First International Deleuze Studies in Asia Conference, Taipei, Taiwan

The Refractory - Special Issue on Digital Cartography: Screening Spaces

full name / name of organization: 
The Refractory
contact email: 
wlhaslem@unimelb.edu.au or athena.bellas@unimelb.edu.au

The Refractory http://refractory.unimelb.edu.au/
Special Issue on Digital Cartography: Screening Spaces

A Collection of Essays on Adoption and Disability (Full papers and abstracts by 3/1/13)

full name / name of organization: 
Marina Fedosik and Emily Hipchen
contact email: 
adoptiondisabilitycollection@gmail.com

Call for Papers

A COLLECTION OF ESSAYS ON ADOPTION AND DISABILITY

Sargasso journal - Agency and Intervention in Caribbean Contexts

full name / name of organization: 
Sargasso a peer-reviewed journal of Caribbean Literature, Language and Culture
contact email: 
sargasso.agency.intervention@gmail.com

This issue seeks scholarship that addresses the varied ways that agency and/or intervention has been engaged, configured, and/or problematized within Caribbean societies, traditions, and cultures.

“The digital subject: memory, hypermnesia” November 13-15, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
University of Paris 8 Vincennes Saint-Denis
contact email: 
hypermnesia@univ-paris8.fr

Call for paper (modified)

International symposium: “The digital subject: memory, hypermnesia”

University of Paris 8 Vincennes Saint-Denis, November 13-15, 2012

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