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UPDATE: Media in Science Fiction (1/19/05; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, December 21, 2004 - 1:13pm
Jowett Lorna

Science Fiction: one universe?
Edited by Nick Heffernan and Lorna Jowett.

*Deadline now extended to 19 January 2005.

Having received preliminary interest from a publisher, we invite chapter
proposals or already completed essays for a collection focusing on the range
of different media within science fiction (film, television, literature,
comics/ graphic novels, computer games).

CFP: Film Remakes in Postmodern Times (1/31/05; collection)

updated: 
Friday, December 10, 2004 - 7:46pm
matteo bittanti

The department of Cinema, Television and Media Studies of IULM
University (Milan, Italy) is pleased to announce its Call for Papers for
a book on film remakes that will be published in mid-2005.

Provisionally titled "Ready Made. Film Remakes in Postmodern Times",
this interdisciplinary critical anthology will explore a range of topics
regarding the aesthetic, cultural, and social significance of remakes of
thriller, horror, and science fiction movies released after 1960. The
volume will be edited by and Matteo Bittanti and Rocco Moccagatta, both
film critics and researchers at the Libera Università di Lingue e
Comunicazione, Milan, Italy.

CFP: Realism and Naturalism in Film Studies (no deadline noted; 5/4/06-5/5/06)

updated: 
Tuesday, December 7, 2004 - 3:27pm
RSinger736_at_aol.com

International Conference on Realism and Naturalism in Film Studies

The AIZEN (International Association devoted to Zola and Naturalism) and the
City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate Certificate Program in Film
Studies solicit submissions for a jointly-sponsored conference on "Realism and
Naturalism in Film Studies" to be held at the

CUNY Graduate Center,
New York City, USA
MAY 4-5, 2006

CFP: Film and Folklore (1/30/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Friday, November 12, 2004 - 8:37pm
Mikel Koven

CALL FOR PAPERS:

Western Folklore, the academic journal of the California Folklore Society,
is soliciting submissions for a special issue of the journal that will focus
on the relationship between Film and Folklore. Submissions on the following
or related topics are particularly welcome:

 

CFP: Hypnosis and Trance in Literature & Poplular Culture (no deadline; journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 10, 2004 - 5:31pm
phillips

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CFP: Hypnosis and Trance in Literature & Poplular Culture (journal, no deadline)
CALL FOR PAPERS

Hypnosis and Trance in Literature, Film, Television, Media

Papers related to hypnosis and other trance themes in literature, film, television, and popular culture are welcome. No deadline. Open submission policy journal.

JOURNAL OF HYPNOTIC ARTS AND SCIENCES
An International Multi-Discipline Peer-Reviewed Journal of Hypnosis, Trance, and Changework
Theory and Practice for Therapy, Education, Entertainment, and Recreation

CFP: Media and Culture: 'Bad' Issue (12/17/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, November 8, 2004 - 8:21pm
M/C - Media and Culture

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 4 Nov. 2004

                          M/C - Media and Culture
                     http://www.media-culture.org.au/
             is calling for contributors to the 'bad' issue of

                                M/C Journal
                   http://journal.media-culture.org.au/

The award-winning M/C Journal is looking for new contributors. M/C is a
crossover journal between the popular and the academic, and a blind- and
peer-reviewed journal.

CFP: Afro-Diasporic Cinema (8/1/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, November 1, 2004 - 3:30pm
White, Lowell M

C A L L A L O O

AFRO-DIASPORIC CINEMA
Callaloo seeks papers for a special issue on "Afro-Diasporic Cinema" to be
published in 2006. In addition to innovative, interdisciplinary, historically
informed, aesthetic analyses of film, television, video and digitial art
throughout the diaspora, Callaloo welcomes the submission of screenplays,
scenarios, interviews and images thatdocument black cinematic practices,
broadly conceived.

CFP: Shakeyfilms: Non-traditional Screen Adaptations of Shakespeare (no deadline, collection)

updated: 
Thursday, October 28, 2004 - 7:00pm
Peter Graham

>From Tromeo and Juliet to Romeo + Juliet, from Throne of Blood to Chimes at
Midnight, this privately funded collection slated for publication early 2006
is seeking articles of 5-10,000 words on non-traditional screen adaptations
of Shakespeare's plays. Articles that situate a film with regard to
adaptation theory are particularly encouraged, should be according to APA
style and sent to Peter Graham, Editor, Shakey Films. Email;
shakeyfilms_at_hotmail.com

CFP: Media within Science Fiction (12/15/04; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, October 26, 2004 - 9:04pm
Jowett Lorna

Science Fiction: one universe?
Edited by Nick Heffernan and Lorna Jowett.

Having received preliminary interest from a publisher, we invite chapter
proposals or already completed essays for a collection focusing on the range
of different media within science fiction (film, television, literature,
comics/ graphic novels, computer games).

UPDATE: Reading Stargate SG-1 and Beyond (11/1/04; collection)

updated: 
Wednesday, October 13, 2004 - 5:50pm
stan_at_unbc.ca

Abstract Submission Deadline Extention to November 1 2004

Reading Stargate SG-1 and Beyond: Stan Beeler and Lisa Dickson, eds.
 
Essay abstracts of 250 - 500 words should be forwarded by Nov 1 2004 to
Stan Beeler, stan_at_unbc.ca or
Lisa Dickson, dicksonl_at_unbc.ca

CFP: NeoMedievalism (9/15/04; Kalamazoo, 5/5/05-5/8/05; collection)

updated: 
Thursday, September 2, 2004 - 1:13am
Sarah Gordon

Subject CFP: Medieval Electronic Media Organization
CALL FOR PAPERS – KALAMAZOO 2005 (and edited
collection)

We are still looking for participants for the Medieval
Congress at Kalamazoo in 2005. Selected papers in the
two sessions are expected to be published in books
forthcoming by editing members of MEMO (MEDIEVAL
ELECTRONIC MEDIA ORGANIAZATION).
The Rountable Discussion is open to others who are
publishing on this very exciting topic.

I. The Medieval in Motion: Negotiating
Definitions of "Neomedievalism"
II. Video Game Pedagogy: Theory and Cases
III. Book Publishing in a Neomedieval Universe: A
Roundtable Discussion

CFP: Star Trek Franchise Effect (11/1/04; collection)

updated: 
Monday, August 23, 2004 - 3:18pm
Lincoln Geraghty

The Star Trek Franchise Effect: Cultural Reception and Interpretation

Call for Papers: The Star Trek franchise and associated cultural phenomena, a volume to be edited by Lincoln Geraghty.

CFP: New Media and Culture (10/31/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, August 23, 2004 - 3:03pm
Jonathan Lillie

NMEDIAC, The Journal of New Media & Culture, is soliciting traditional
research and or theory-based articles for the upcoming Winter 2004 issue.
The deadline for submissions is October 31, 2004.

NMEDIAC is a scholarly peer-reviewed online publication. It is an
intellectual canvas where the cultural spaces and experiences of new media
are theorized and rigorously explored within global and local
contingencies of the present and past. In particular, we encourage
submission of cross-disciplinary research of new media texts, users, and
technologies. Works that incorporate either or both humanities and social
science approaches to scholarship are welcome.

CFP: Media and Culture: Order (10/11/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Friday, August 20, 2004 - 7:13pm
M/C - Media and Culture

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 15 August 2004

                          M/C - Media and Culture
            is calling for contributors to the 'order' issue of

                                M/C Journal
                   http://journal.media-culture.org.au/

The award-winning M/C Journal is looking for new contributors. M/C is a
crossover journal between the popular and the academic, and a blind- and
peer-reviewed journal.

CFP: Bush Culture (9/15/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Friday, August 20, 2004 - 5:47pm
Joe Lockard

'Bush Culture' Review Series

Bad Subjects invites reviews (750-1000 words) or review essays (1000-3000 words) on music, books, comics, films, television, theater, art, street performance, or any cultural production associated with the political culture created by the current Bush administration. We will be especially interested in critical discussions of anti-Bush culture and their counter-politics.

Bad Subjects is a heterodox progressive journal located on the English Server (Iowa State University) at http://eserver.org/bs, with approximately 5000 readers daily. This review series will help inaugurate a new website for the journal to be unveiled on September 1, 2004.

CFP: Reading Stargate SG-1 and Beyond (10/1/04; collection)

updated: 
Thursday, August 5, 2004 - 6:49am
Stan Beeler

Reading Stargate SG-1 and Beyond: Stan Beeler and Lisa Dickson, eds.
 
We have secured a contract offer with a publisher and are now soliciting
essays for a forthcoming collection focusing on Stargate SG-1 and its
spin-off series, Atlantis.

Essay abstracts of 500 words should be forwarded by October 1 2004 to
Stan Beeler, stan_at_unbc.ca or
Lisa Dickson, dicksonl_at_unbc.ca

CFP: Film Criticism: Book Reviews (ongoing; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, August 4, 2004 - 6:36pm
Richard Heppner, Jr.

FILM CRITICISM, a quarterly journal devoted to scholarly investigations
of film, is seeking reviews of recent scholarly and academic books
about film. FILM CRITICISM publishes two to three book reviews per
issue, devoted to informative and insightful critiques and analyses of
current books on all aspects of U.S. and World Cinema.

Please send inquiries and/or submissions of 2000 to 2500 words as an
email attachment to richard.heppner_at_sru.edu or by conventional mail to

Film Criticism, Box D,
Allegheny College,
Meadville, PA 16335

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