UPDATE: JAM 2007, PG Conference: See-Hear-Feel (UK) (2/9/07; 4/20/07)

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Deadline extended:

How do visual media and performance grab our attention? What role does the
body play in our engagement with media texts? How does our perception of
media texts, forms and institutions influence our readings and
interpretations? Please note call for papers deadline extended to Friday 9
February 2007 for - SEE - HEAR - FEEL: Perception and Engagement in Visual
Media & Performance Department of Film, Theatre & Television, University of
Reading, Friday 20 April 2007. Guest Speaker - Yoram Allon, Editorial
Director Wallflower Press - 'How to get published' Papers invited from
postgraduates researching film, theatre, television and new media. Extended
Proposals deadline - Friday 9 February 2007. Conference Fee - 7.50 Some
travel bursaries of up to £30 are available. Topics for discussion include
but are not limited to: - Spectatorship - Point of view - Engagement -
Interactivity - Medium Specificity - Interdisciplinary approaches -
Cross-media work - The influence of theory - Creating, translating and
adapting Further information on our website -
www.rdg.ac.uk/fd/research/jam.htm - including expanded discussion topics.
Call for papers extended deadline: Friday 9 February 2007 Please send a
250-word proposal, including a biographical note, to Eirini Nedelkopoulou,
Ceri Hovland and Lucy Fife at jam2007_at_rdg.ac.uk. Papers should be no more
than 20 minutes. Journeys Across Media (JAM) is an annual one-day
interdisciplinary conference organised by and for postgraduate students. It
provides a discussion forum for current and developing research in film,
theatre, television and 'new media'. Previous delegates have welcomed the
opportunity to gain experience of presenting their work, at different
stages of development, in the active, friendly and supportive research
environment of Film, Theatre & Television at the University of Reading.
Non-presenting delegates are also very welcome. The Fifth annual
postgraduate Journeys Across Media Conference is supported by the Standing
Conference of University Drama Departments (SCUDD) and the Graduate School
in Arts and Humanities, University of Reading.

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