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updated: 
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 10:07am
Alphaville: Journal of Film and Screen Media
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, April 1, 2017

Alphaville: Journal of Film and Screen Media

www.alphavillejournal.com

CFP: conference, film festival, and exhibition reports

 

Toxic-Cities/Toxic-City

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Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 10:07am
Centre for Theory & Criticism
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, January 12, 2017

The Centre for Theory & Criticism at Western University, in conjunction with Western University’s
graduate programs in Comparative Literature & Hispanic Studies, invite presentation proposals
for their upcoming conference “TOXIC-CITIES/TOXIC-CITY” to be held March 2-3-4, 2017
in London Ontario Canada (Twitter.com/TheoryCentre/status/801161856358477828). 
The conference’s keynote speakers will be Dr. Andrew Culp (utDallas.Academia.edu/AndrewCulp)
and Dr. Nandita Biswas Mellamphy (uWestern.Academia.edu/BiswasMellamphy). Conference presentations
should be 15 to 20 minutes in length, on topics of TOXICITY and the TOXIC CITY.  For more information

Should we talk about the weather?: Theoretical Approaches to Race and Conversation

updated: 
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 10:07am
John Garrett Bridger Gilmore / UC Irvine
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2017

Accepting abstracts for participants in panel described below for 2017 ASA Annual Meeting, Chicago, Il Nov. 9-12

Please include:

300 word paper abstract

1 page CV

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Should we talk about the weather?: Theoretical Approaches to Race and Conversation

Ruins: 2017 Media Fields Conference

updated: 
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 10:07am
University of California, Santa Barbara - Department of Film and Media Studies
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 15, 2017

Ruins: 2017 Media Fields Conference
University of California, Santa Barbara
April 6-7, 2017
Submission deadline: January 15, 2017

Keynote speakers: Marwan Kraidy (Anthony Shadid Chair of Global Media, Politics, and Culture and Professor of Communication, University of Pennsylvania) and Rahul Mukherjee (Dick Wolf Assistant Professor of Cinema and New Media Studies, University of Pennsylvania) 

 

The Media Fields Editorial Collective at the UCSB Department of Film & Media Studies is seeking proposals for its upcoming biennial conference. We are soliciting papers that address this year’s theme, Ruins:

Updated: Call for Proposals—Class is all Around You

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Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 10:08am
Editors: John F. Lavelle, Ph.D. and Debbie Lelekis, Ph.D.
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 1, 2017

Class is all Around You: Exploring Class, Identity, and Ideology in American Literature

Editors:  John F. Lavelle, Ph.D. and Debbie Lelekis, Ph.D.

 

EPIZOOTICS! Issue Two Call for Submissions

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Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 10:08am
EPIZOOTICS! Literary Journal
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Call For Submissions: ISSUE #2

 

Submissions for EPIZOOTICS! #2 are now being accepted for publication in
early 2017. We invite submissions of literary criticism, poetry, microfiction, artwork, photography, translations and interviews.

In particular, we would like to develop a forum for questions concerning the anthropocene, the post-human, the ecocritical, the phenomenological, the spatial, the philosophical, the contemporary and the migratory. There is no set theme. However, we are looking for experimental, philosophical, contemporary and risk-taking material.

General Submission Guidelines

Indeterminacy: un\knowing a body in space

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Sunday, December 4, 2016 - 11:55pm
CSPT Students - University of Victoria
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, February 10, 2017

Cultural, Social, and Political Thought Graduate Student Conference Call for Papers

University of Victoria – Coast Salish and Straits Salish Territories

May 5th to 7th

 

Do I dare

Disturb the universe?

In a minute there is time

For decisions and revisions which a minute will reverse.

—T. S. Eliot, “The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock”

 

The Cultural, Social, and Political Thought (CSPT) program at the University of Victoria (UVic) is pleased to announce its annual interdisciplinary graduate student conference, Indeterminacy: un\knowing a body in space.

EXTENDED DEADLINE: Toxic/City

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Sunday, December 4, 2016 - 11:55pm
Western University
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, January 12, 2017

EXTENDED DEADLINE! New deadline is January 12, 2017.

 

Toxic/cities 

19th Annual Graduate Student Conference

March 2-4, 2017

Western University, London, Ontario, Canada

Deadline for submission of abstracts: January 12, 2017

Keynote Speakers: Dr. Andrew Culp (University of Texas, Dallas) and Dr. Nandita Mellamphy (Western University)

 

Presented by the Graduate Programs in Comparative Literature, Hispanic Studies, and Theory & Criticism

Western University invites you to take up the topic: Toxic/cities

Spiral Film and Philosophy Conference: “Love and Death”

updated: 
Sunday, December 4, 2016 - 11:58pm
York University
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, January 28, 2017

CALL FOR PAPERS

 

Spiral Film and Philosophy Conference: Love and Death

 

York University

Toronto, Canada

May 12-13, 2017

 

The modern fact is that we no longer believe in this world. We do not even believe in the events which happen to us, love, death, as if they only half concerned us. It is not we who make cinema; it is the world which looks to us like a bad film.

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