UPDATE: Deadline for Sumbissions for the Digital Cultures Issue Extended to August 15

full name / name of organization: 
The Projector: A Journal on Film, Media, and Culture
contact email: 
cbaron@bgsu.edu

DEADLINE EXTENDED: The Projector: A Journal on Film, Media, and Culture is seeking submissions for a special issue on digital culture. We are interested in essays that critically explore digital texts, the digital distribution and consumption of media, and various forms of online communication and cultural practices. Potential topics include (but are not limited to):

•Convergence Culture

•Remix Culture

•Web 2.0, new forms of media texts, and new forms of media consumption

•YouTube, Netflix, Hulu and other streaming services as distribution venues for independent and experimental cinema

•Web series as an evolution of or alternative to television broadcasting

•Netflix and Hulu as producers of media content

•Online film and television fandom

•The use of social networking sites for the marketing of films and TV shows

•Dual screen media consumption

•Live Tweets as a part of TV broadcasts

•Fan-produced texts

•Internet fan communities and/or fandom practices

Essays should be approximately 25 pages and follow MLA guidelines for formatting and citation. The new deadline for submission is August 15, 2014. Submissions should be emailed to both rsibiel@bgsu.edu and cbaron@bgsu.edu as Word or Open Office files.

The Projector is an open access, peer reviewed journal that is published twice annually. For more information, please visit our journal at https://sites.google.com/site/projectorjournal/.

cfp categories: 
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ethnicity_and_national_identity
film_and_television
gender_studies_and_sexuality
humanities_computing_and_the_internet
interdisciplinary
journals_and_collections_of_essays
popular_culture