Call for Papers: Cinesonika Festival and Conference (Nov. 13th-14th) seeks contributions on Sound and the Moving Image

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CINESONIKA: The First International Film and Video Festival of Innovative Sound Design is adding a conference component. We are seeking interdisciplinary contributions on sound in relation to the moving image. Film scholars, art historians, performance theorists, composers, filmmakers, sound practitioners, multi-media semioticians – we invite these and others to submit proposals for 20 minute panel presentations. All accepted submissions will be considered for inclusion in an edited volume (papers should be expandable to 3000-5000 words if selected for final essay publication).



Please write "Cinesonika- Paper Submission" in the subject heading.

Deadline for Abstracts (under 500 words): July 31st 2010.

Deadline for Papers (for 20 minute panel presentations): September 15th 2010.

Please submit your abstract and short bio both as an attachment (.doc or
.pdf) and also pasted into the body of your email submission, to

Festival Dates: Nov. 12th-21st 2010.
Conference Dates: Nov. 13th-14th 2010.

Location: Simon Fraser University- Surrey Campus (Vancouver, British