Plop! Pop Studies #2 TV series

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¡Plop! Revista de estudios pop of the Autonomous University of Barcelona invites researchers, teachers and students interested in Cultural Studies to send their academic articles for their publication in the second issue that will appear in September 2013. The second number will focus on:

TV series
(Miniseries and animated TV series can also be included)

Suggested topics but not exclusive:

* Identity-building in TV series
* Narratology and TV series
* TV series and adaptation
* Signature TV serie* Violence in TV series (terrorism and crime)
* TV series and other arts
* Historiography, society and TV series
* Phenomenon of fandom
* TV series and genre (fantasy, sci-fi, crime, etc.)
* The fantastic in TV series
* Local TV series
* Geography in TV series
* HBO and the transformation of the medium
* TV series and (auto)biographies

The papers can be written in Spanish, English, French, Italian and Catalan and they must be presented according to ¡Plop!'s publication and admission procedure, available at

Deadline: 30th August 2013. Articles received after the deadline will be discarded for the second issue but they may be considered for the continuous section published along the year.

All articles, as well as questions and suggestions, should be addressed by e-mail to