Screen Bodies is a peer-reviewed journal focusing on the intersection of Screen Studies and Body Studies across disciplines, institutions, and media. It is a forum promoting research on various aspects of embodiment on and in front of screens through articles, reviews, and interviews. The journal considers moving and still images, whether from the entertainment industry, information technologies, or news and media outlets, including cinema, television, the internet, and gallery spaces.
film and television
Call for Papers SIEF Panel / Working Group Digital Ethnology and Folklore
Changing Features? Performing the Self in Digital Culture
Deadline: 15 October 2018, Proposal upload via SIEF website
14th SIEF Congress Santiago de Compostela/Spain 14-19 April 2019
Fatma Sagir (Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg)
Robert Glenn Howard (University of Wisconsin - Madison)
Following the success of its previous ACLA seminar “The Story of Memory: Remembering, Forgetting, and Unreliable Narrators” held in March 2018, this seminar invites paper proposals to discuss how memory is represented and imagined diversely in the works of literature, art, and film from different cultural contexts. Living in an age saturated with memory and forgetting, we see the protagonists unsettled by their lost memory in films and novels: Memento (2000), The Bourne Identity (2002), Remainder (2005), The Amnesiac (2007), Amnesia (2014), The Girl On the Train (2015), The Buried Giant (2015), etc.. These amnesic protagonists, haunted by déjà vu they can never make sense of, often experience trauma and violence.
Panel: The Black Atlantic in Popular Culture
Call For Papers
ZOOM 2018: Representations of Europe and Europeanism in Eastern European Cinema of the 2000s
7-8 December, 2018
Call for Papers (Edited Volume of Research Papers) –
Indian Popular Culture: Theory, Entertainment, Politics and Beyond
We are seeking completed submissions for an edited volume that interrogates representations of child and youth agency in fantasy. Our collection Walking in Other Worlds: Fantastical Journeys of Children’s Agency explores child and youth agency in the context of fantasy popular cultural forms. These sources of analyses may include television, cartoons, films, novels, toys, comic books/graphic novels, advertising, storytelling/folklore, fashion, art, video games, etc. An academic publisher is connected to this project.
Representations of children’s agency in fantasy can be analyzed from a variety of grounding points. For example, chapters might consider the intersection of agency and:
The journal /Humanities/ is now accepting submissions for publication in a special issue on “(Re)Mapping Cosmopolitanism in Literature and Film.”
Call for Papers, Summer 2019 Issue (vol. 6, issue 1)
Subject: Call for Papers: Graphic Novels at CEA 2019
Call for Papers, Graphic Novels at CEA 2019
March 28-30, 2019 | New Orleans, Louisiana
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