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UPDATE: Electronic Communication & Culture (11/3/06; PCA/ACA, 4/4/07-4/7/07)

Thursday, October 12, 2006 - 4:52pm
Leslie Fife

  Communicating Error in an Information Age
  Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
  National Conference
  Boston, MA
  April 4-7, 2007
  UPDATED Deadline for Submissions: November 3, 2006
  The Electronic Communication and Culture Area
  of the Popular Culture Association is soliciting proposals
  for panels and individual papers on the theme of error/noise
  in a cybernetic society.
  In a culture of information, "noise" marks a rupture
  of signification that lays bare the dispersive and dissipative
  features of digital networks. In what ways are "error" and

UPDATE: Digital Games (11/3/06; PCA/ACA, 4/4/07-4/7/07)

Thursday, October 12, 2006 - 4:51pm
Leslie Fife

CFP: Digital Games
  PCA/ACA National Conference
  April 4-7, 2007
  Boston Marriott Copley Place
  Boston, Massachusetts
  UPDATED Abstract Submission Deadline: November 3, 2006
  The Digital Games area of the Popular Culture Association
  invites papers/panels on digital games (video games, computer
  games, arcade games, etc.) and digital game studies for the Popular
  Culture Association/American Culture Association National
  Conference to be held April 4-7, 2007, at the Boston Marriott
  Copley Place in Boston, Massachusetts. All topics related to
  digital games and digital game studies will be considered.

CFP: Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language and Media (12/1/06; 3/30/07-3/31/07)

Thursday, October 12, 2006 - 3:20pm
Kathleen Turner, Cortney Barko, and Angela Grimaldi MCLLM co-chairs


The Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language, and Media (MCLLM) is
hosting its annual conference on March 30 and 31, 2007. The conference
will be held at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois. We would
like to solicit proposals for 20 minute papers from scholars at all career
stages, from beginning graduate students to established and senior scholars.

CFP: Remediating Literature (11/6/06; 7/4/07-7/6/07)

Thursday, October 12, 2006 - 3:19pm
Brillenburg Wurth, Kiene

CALL FOR PAPERS (deadline november 6, 2006)

An international conference on Literature and the new media entitled
Re-mediating Literature will take place at Utrecht University (the
Netherlands) 4-6 july 2007, with keynote speakers Katherine Hayles,
Marie-Laure Ryan, Jan Baetens, and Samuel Weber. The aim of this conference
is to examine how technological changes have affected the 'old' medium of
literature in the present (digital media) and the past (writing machines,
film, radio, phonograph, grammophone, television).

CFP: Self and Identity in Fan Communities Panel (11/20/06; ICFA, 3/14/07-3/18/07)

Thursday, October 12, 2006 - 3:19pm
Eden Lackner


"I Am Legion: Self and Identity in Fan Communities"

Panellists are being sought for a potential session to be submitted to
the 2007 International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts (ICFA),
March 14-18 at the Wyndham Fort Lauderdale Airport Hotel, Ft.
Lauderdale, Florida.

CFP: Computer Culture: Internet Culture Topics (11/15/06; SW/TX PCA/ACA, 2/14/07-2/17/07)

Monday, October 9, 2006 - 2:58pm
Chaney, Joseph R

CALL FOR PAPERS: Albuquerque, New Mexico, February 14-17, 2007

Computer Culture Area
2007 Southwest/Texas Popular Culture Association/American Culture
Association Annual Meeting

The Computer Culture Area of the Southwest/Texas Popular Culture
Association/American Culture Association welcomes paper, panel, and
performance proposals on a wide range of topics, including but not
limited to:

CFP: Media Access (11/20/06; journal issue)

Friday, October 6, 2006 - 8:36pm
Lucas Hilderbrand

Call for Papers:
Spectator special issue on
Media Access: Practices, Policies, and Historiographies
Volume 27, Number 1 (Spring 2007)

CFP: Spectator: Media Co-Production (11/29/06; journal issue)

Friday, October 6, 2006 - 8:36pm
Hyung-Sook Lee

Hello all,

Spectator, published biannually by the Division of Critical Studies, University of Southern California, is seeking papers on Media Co-productions for its next issue. Please circulate the information to your colleagues and PhD students.

Thank you.

Hyung-Sook Lee
Postdoctoral Fellow
Critical Studies
School of Cinema-TV
University of Southern California

Call for Papers

Topic Title: Hybrid Media, Ambivalent Feelings: Media Co-Productions and Cultural Negotiation
Spectator Volume 27, Issue 2 (Fall 2007)