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CFP: Telling Tales: Visual Design and Narrative (9/15/06; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2006 - 3:18am
Periart21_at_aol.com

Call For Papers â€" Edited Collection:
Telling Tales: Visual Design and Narrative in Contemporary Culture

By identifying an innovative and neglected area of research, this potential
edited collection proposes to bring together academic works, which seek to
reveal and analyse hidden and implicit narratives within a design context.
>From the world of high fashion to the thrill of the theme park, this book will
explore the notion of alternative narratives embodied within an everyday lived
 experience of design, radically forging together the disparate spheres of
screen and visual studies with those of art and design.

CFP: Telling Tales: Visual Design and Narrative (9/15/06; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2006 - 3:18am
Periart21_at_aol.com

Call For Papers â€" Edited Collection:
Telling Tales: Visual Design and Narrative in Contemporary Culture

By identifying an innovative and neglected area of research, this potential
edited collection proposes to bring together academic works, which seek to
reveal and analyse hidden and implicit narratives within a design context.
>From the world of high fashion to the thrill of the theme park, this book will
explore the notion of alternative narratives embodied within an everyday lived
 experience of design, radically forging together the disparate spheres of
screen and visual studies with those of art and design.

CFP: Telling Tales: Visual Design and Narrative (9/15/06; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2006 - 3:18am
Periart21_at_aol.com

Call For Papers â€" Edited Collection:
Telling Tales: Visual Design and Narrative in Contemporary Culture

By identifying an innovative and neglected area of research, this potential
edited collection proposes to bring together academic works, which seek to
reveal and analyse hidden and implicit narratives within a design context.
>From the world of high fashion to the thrill of the theme park, this book will
explore the notion of alternative narratives embodied within an everyday lived
 experience of design, radically forging together the disparate spheres of
screen and visual studies with those of art and design.

CFP: Women's Experiences of Justice (9/30/06; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2006 - 3:17am
Dresdner, Lisa

CFP: Women's Experiences of Justice (9/30/06; collection)

=20

The co-editors of (Re)Interpretations: The Shapes of Justice in Women's =
Experience, to be published by Cambridge Scholars Press, Ltd. in late =
2007, seek scholars interested in contributing a chapter. The book, =
which will show how women create justice or resist injustice through =
(re)interpretations of traditional structures, is divided into five =
sections that represent patriarchal authority and power: Language, =
Religion, Medicine, War, and Sex Trafficking.=20

=20

CFP: Women's Experiences of Justice (9/30/06; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2006 - 3:17am
Dresdner, Lisa

CFP: Women's Experiences of Justice (9/30/06; collection)

=20

The co-editors of (Re)Interpretations: The Shapes of Justice in Women's =
Experience, to be published by Cambridge Scholars Press, Ltd. in late =
2007, seek scholars interested in contributing a chapter. The book, =
which will show how women create justice or resist injustice through =
(re)interpretations of traditional structures, is divided into five =
sections that represent patriarchal authority and power: Language, =
Religion, Medicine, War, and Sex Trafficking.=20

=20

CFP: Women's Experiences of Justice (9/30/06; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2006 - 3:17am
Dresdner, Lisa

CFP: Women's Experiences of Justice (9/30/06; collection)

=20

The co-editors of (Re)Interpretations: The Shapes of Justice in Women's =
Experience, to be published by Cambridge Scholars Press, Ltd. in late =
2007, seek scholars interested in contributing a chapter. The book, =
which will show how women create justice or resist injustice through =
(re)interpretations of traditional structures, is divided into five =
sections that represent patriarchal authority and power: Language, =
Religion, Medicine, War, and Sex Trafficking.=20

=20

CFP: Parrheisa: A Journal of Critical Philosophy (ongoing; journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2006 - 3:16am
Alexander William Murray

Parrhesia: a journal of critical philosophy

http://www.parrhesiajournal.org/

editors: Matthew Sharpe, Alex Murray, Jon Roffe

Michel Foucault’s last works tell us that parrhesia is the act of
fearlessly speaking the truth.To engage in parrhesia is never, however, a
‘neutral’ act. Parrhesia simultaneously incorporates aesthetic and
ethical dimensions. The parrhesiast is someone whose fidelity to the truth
becomes the pivot of a process of self-transformation.

CFP: Parrheisa: A Journal of Critical Philosophy (ongoing; journal)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2006 - 3:16am
Alexander William Murray

Parrhesia: a journal of critical philosophy

http://www.parrhesiajournal.org/

editors: Matthew Sharpe, Alex Murray, Jon Roffe

Michel Foucault’s last works tell us that parrhesia is the act of
fearlessly speaking the truth.To engage in parrhesia is never, however, a
‘neutral’ act. Parrhesia simultaneously incorporates aesthetic and
ethical dimensions. The parrhesiast is someone whose fidelity to the truth
becomes the pivot of a process of self-transformation.

UPDATE: News and Satire (8/15/06; Film & History, 11/8/06-11/12/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2006 - 3:16am
Karen Sichler

Deadline extended:

 Call for Papers
2006 Film and History League Conference on
"The Documentary Tradition"
November 8-12, 2006
Dolce Convention Center, Dallas, TX

Special sessions will include:

-a talk to be conducted by Raymond Fielding Dean of scholars when it comes
to the study of the newsreel and author of "The American Newsreel: A
Complete History."

-Allen Mondell and Cynthia Salzman Mondell, documentary filmmakers with
oeuvre devoted to the ethnic experience in America and the experience of
women. ( www.mediaprojects.org )

CFP: Radical Media In Chicago (no deadline noted; SCMS, 3/8/07-3/11/07)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2006 - 3:16am
Stephen Macek

CFP: Radical Media In Chicago ( Society for Cinema and Media Studies =
Conference, Chicago, IL, 3/8-3/11/07)
>From progressive magazine In These Times to the radical radio show This is =
Hell, from the thriving Chicago IndyMedia website to the cable access TV =
show Labor Beat and political documentaries by Kartemquin films, Chicago =
is home a wealth of radical and alternative media. Yet, such challenges =
from below to the hegemony of the corporate media rarely receive the =
attention they deserve from media scholars. This panel invites papers that =
examine the politics and/or economics of radical media making in Chicago =

CFP: Radical Media In Chicago (no deadline noted; SCMS, 3/8/07-3/11/07)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2006 - 3:16am
Stephen Macek

CFP: Radical Media In Chicago ( Society for Cinema and Media Studies =
Conference, Chicago, IL, 3/8-3/11/07)
>From progressive magazine In These Times to the radical radio show This is =
Hell, from the thriving Chicago IndyMedia website to the cable access TV =
show Labor Beat and political documentaries by Kartemquin films, Chicago =
is home a wealth of radical and alternative media. Yet, such challenges =
from below to the hegemony of the corporate media rarely receive the =
attention they deserve from media scholars. This panel invites papers that =
examine the politics and/or economics of radical media making in Chicago =

CFP: Encountering Experimental Films (Ireland) (9/15/06; 12/15/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2006 - 3:16am
Barbara G Renzi

Apologies for multiple posting

Call For Papers

The Queen's University of Belfast will host
 
a postgraduate conference to take place on the 15th of December 2006

at Queen's University, Belfast

                                                                Encountering
Experimental Films

UPDATE: Soviet Pioneer Filmmakers (7/20/06; Film & History, 11/8/06-11/12/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2006 - 3:16am
julia kristanciuk

UPDATE: the deadline for submissions has been extended to Aug. 10, 2006.
   
  * * *
   
  2006 Conference: The Documentary Tradition,
  8 - 12 November, 2006
  Dolce Conference Center, Dallas, TX.
   
  The 2006 Film & History conference on THE DOCUMENTARY TRADITION is currently accepting paper abstracts and panel proposals on SOVIET PIONEER FILMMAKERS Dziga Vertov and Esther Shub.
   

CFP: Encountering Experimental Films (Ireland) (9/15/06; 12/15/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2006 - 3:16am
Barbara G Renzi

Apologies for multiple posting

Call For Papers

The Queen's University of Belfast will host
 
a postgraduate conference to take place on the 15th of December 2006

at Queen's University, Belfast

                                                                Encountering
Experimental Films

CFP: Ancient and Modern Narrative (9/15/06; journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2006 - 3:16am
Vlatka Velcic

CALL FOR PAPERS

_genre: An International Journal of Literature and the
Arts_

_genre_ is the annual scholarly journal of the California
State University, Long Beach, Comparative Literature and
Classics Department. It has published 25 issues since the
first volume in 1967. The theme for this year's journal is

ANCIENT AND MODERN NARRATIVE:
INTERSECTIONS, INTERACTIONS AND INTERSTICES

CFP: Ancient and Modern Narrative (9/15/06; journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2006 - 3:16am
Vlatka Velcic

CALL FOR PAPERS

_genre: An International Journal of Literature and the
Arts_

_genre_ is the annual scholarly journal of the California
State University, Long Beach, Comparative Literature and
Classics Department. It has published 25 issues since the
first volume in 1967. The theme for this year's journal is

ANCIENT AND MODERN NARRATIVE:
INTERSECTIONS, INTERACTIONS AND INTERSTICES

CFP: National Identity & U.S. Occupation (8/15/06; SCMS, 3/8/07-3/11/07)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2006 - 3:16am
Ed Chan

2007 Society for Cinema & Media Studies Conference, March 8-11Chicago,
Illinois Panel: Narratives of National Identity in the Aftermath of U.S.
Occupation Discussions of contemporary globalization, which have for so
long been preoccupied with the question of Americanization, become even
more salient in the wake of U.S. occupation and nation building in Iraq
and Afghanistan. Yet, these aren't the only domains of occupation: the
Philippines, Japan, Germany, and Korea have also been subject to direct
U.S. occupation. We invite papers that examine the artifacts of
occupation in all SCMS-applicable forms. Papers might engage questions

CFP: National Identity & U.S. Occupation (8/15/06; SCMS, 3/8/07-3/11/07)

updated: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2006 - 3:16am
Ed Chan

2007 Society for Cinema & Media Studies Conference, March 8-11Chicago,
Illinois Panel: Narratives of National Identity in the Aftermath of U.S.
Occupation Discussions of contemporary globalization, which have for so
long been preoccupied with the question of Americanization, become even
more salient in the wake of U.S. occupation and nation building in Iraq
and Afghanistan. Yet, these aren't the only domains of occupation: the
Philippines, Japan, Germany, and Korea have also been subject to direct
U.S. occupation. We invite papers that examine the artifacts of
occupation in all SCMS-applicable forms. Papers might engage questions

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