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CFP: Contemporary Forms and Conditions of Entertainment Media (9/25/03; journal issue)

Wednesday, August 13, 2003 - 10:02pm

Call for Papers: Journal issue

Superhuman, Supernatural, Superlative, or Simply Super Entertainment? :
Contemporary forms and conditions of entertainment media

Materiality aside, the entertainment media possess a refractory
nature: they are often obstinate, stubborn, wayward, perverse, and
disobedient, refusing to be pinned down by critical responses that
seek to homogenize their nature. For this special issue of the
Refractory Journal, we are interested in critical and theoretical
discussions of the forms / conditions / relationships of contemporary
entertainment media products / industries that may include films,
comic books, computer games or theme parks.

CFP: Social Semiotics: What is Media Theory? (12/15/03; journal issue)

Wednesday, July 30, 2003 - 10:38pm
Terry Threadgold

SOCIAL SEMIOTICS: Special Symposium - 'What is Media Theory?' - 15/12/03 (for
Vol 14 (2) 2004)

General Editor: Professor Terry Threadgold, Cardiff University, Wales, UK

Co-Editor: Dr Radhika Mohanram, Cardiff University, Wales, UK

Associate Editor, Australia: Dr Joseph Pugliese, Macquarie University, NSW,

Associate Editor, USA: Dr Toby Miller, New York University, USA

Book Review Editors: Dr Karin Wahl-Jorgensen, Cardiff University, Wales, UK
Rebecca Farley, Cardiff University, Wales, UK

Editorial Assistant: Judith Pryor, Cardiff University, Wales, UK

CFP: Post Identity: Identifying New Media (9/30/03; journal issue)

Thursday, July 10, 2003 - 1:57am
Rosemary Weatherston

Post Identity, a national, fully-refereed journal of the humanities, publishes
scholarship that problematizes the narratives underlying individual, social, and
cultural identity formations; that investigates the relationship between
identity formations and texts; and that argues how such formations can be

CFP: M/C Journal 'fibre' issue (6/23/03; journal issue)

Tuesday, May 13, 2003 - 4:21pm
M/C - Media and Culture


                          M/C - Media and Culture
            is calling for contributors to the 'fibre' issue of

                                M/C Journal

The award-winning M/C Journal is looking for new contributors. M/C is a
crossover journal between the popular and the academic, and a blind- and
peer-reviewed journal.

CFP: Shakespeare and Technology (no deadline noted; journal issue)

Thursday, March 13, 2003 - 5:19am
Mike LoMonico

X-posted from SHAKSPER

        Call for Articles

The spring issue of Shakespeare magazine (7.2) will be devoted to
Shakespeare and Technology. We are seeking articles about film and
video, audio, interesting and useful Web sites, CD Roms, digital video,
etc. Those articles that emphasize teaching are especially needed.

If you'd like to contribute or have an idea or a suggestion, please
contact me directly.


Michael LoMonico, Editor
Shakespeare Magazine
10 Mapleshade Lane
Stony Brook, NY 11790

CFP: The Interaction Society: Practice, Theories, and Supportive Technologies (4/15/03; collection)

Wednesday, March 12, 2003 - 6:21am
Mikael Wiberg

cfp URL:


Call for Chapters: The Interaction Society: Practice, Theories, and
Supportive Technologies, Idea Group, Inc. Editor: Mikael Wiberg
(Submission Deadline: Proposal due 15 April 2003, Full Manuscript Due:
July 31, 2003)

The Interaction Society: Practice, Theories, and Supportive

Edited by: Mikael Wiberg, PhD, Department of Informatics, Umea
University (Sweden)


Background - emerging issues in the Interaction Society