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UPDATE: M/C Reviews: Hollywood to Bollywood (8/14/03; e-journal issue)

updated: 
Saturday, July 19, 2003 - 5:58pm
Emma Nelms

The deadline has been extended to 14 August 2003 for:

Hollywood to Bollywood: Reviewing the Culture of Musicals

An M/C Reviews feature

http://reviews.media-culture.org.au

Edited by Emma Nelms and Kate Douglas

M/C Reviews would like to invite contributions for a reviews feature on
the theatrical, cinematic and televisual significance of musicals.

We will publish a collection of short critiques or thought-pieces (each
submission should be 1000 words or less) on the subject of musicals
(whether film, theatre or television), as well as reviews of particular
musicals.

Possible topics include (but should not be limited to):

UPDATE: Queer as Folk (12/1/03; collection)

updated: 
Thursday, June 26, 2003 - 3:07am
Jes Battis

UPDATE: Queer as Folk CFP

The submissions deadline for 'Queer as Text,' a collection of essays on
the television series 'Queer as Folk' (both its British and American
incarnations) has been extended to Dec 1/03. Please send abstracts (1-2
pgs), along with a CV to:

Jes Battis
Dept of English, Simon Fraser University
Burnaby, BC, Canada V5A 1S6

OR email abstracts (plus CV) to: jbattis_at_fastmail.fm (include as .doc
attachment)

Feel free to contact me for more details.

Jes Battis

CFP: Latin America on Film in "Film & History" (12/1/03; journal)

updated: 
Friday, June 20, 2003 - 10:02pm
Scott Baugh

Call for Papers:

Special Issue of "Film & History: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Film and
TV Studies" [www.filmandhistory.org]

LATIN AMERICA ON FILM

Throughout its history Latin America has witnessed a conflict of ideologies.
Concordantly, the challenges of treating Latin American history on film has
incited dialogue and debate among scholars from divergent disciplines.

CFP: J.R.R. Tolkien (3/1/04; journal issue)

updated: 
Friday, June 6, 2003 - 12:09am
Geoff Stacks

Call for Papers

J.R.R. Tolkien

Deadline for Submission 1 March 2004

Guest Editor: Shaun Hughes

The Editors of Modern Fiction Studies seek theoretically informed and
historically contextualized essays on any aspects of Tolkien's fiction
(including the posthumous legendarium), as well as filmic representations of
his fiction.

CFP: Classics in Cinema (10/1/03; journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, June 3, 2003 - 4:32am
Kirsten Day

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

College Literature is seeking scholarly articles for publication in an
upcoming special issue of this journal devoted to “Celluloid Classics.” We
invite you to submit a paper for consideration.

CFP: M/C Reviews: Hollywood to Bollywood (7/14/03; e-journal issue)

updated: 
Thursday, May 22, 2003 - 6:11am
Kate Douglas

Hollywood to Bollywood: Reviewing the Culture of Musicals=20
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An M/C Reviews feature

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http://reviews.media-culture.org.au

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Edited by Emma Nelms and Kate Douglas

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M/C Reviews would like to invite contributions for a reviews feature on =
the theatrical, cinematic and televisual significance of musicals.

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We will publish a collection of short critiques or thought-pieces (each =
submission should be 1000 words or less) on the subject of musicals =
(whether film, theatre or television), as well as reviews of particular =
musicals.

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Possible topics include (but should not be limited to):

CFP: Star Trek in Non-American Cultural Contexts (6/2/03; collection)

updated: 
Thursday, May 22, 2003 - 5:37am
Caroline-Isabelle Caron

Having received preliminary interest from an established publisher,
this is a call for chapter ideas for a collection of academic essays on
Star Trek in non-American (i.e. non-United States) and non-Anglophone
cultural contexts.

Deadline for proposals is Tuesday June 2, 2003, as a preliminary book
proposal must be delivered shortly after that.

This volume will be a broadly interdisciplinary volume on the presence
and perceptions of the Star Trek series, movies, and books (possibly
even other ST products) in the areas of (not inclusive) anthropology,
sociology, communications, lingustics, translation studies, history,
philosophy, cultural studies, and related disciplines.

UPDATE: Performance and Spectatorship in Film and Literature (5/31/03; journal issue)

updated: 
Thursday, May 22, 2003 - 12:15am
Ricardo Vivancos Perez

TINTA
Research Journal of Hispanic and Lusophone Studies
University of California, Santa Barbara

UPDATE: Please, note that the deadline for submissions has been extended =
to MAY 31st.

CALL FOR PAPERS

"Performance and Spectatorship in Film and Literature"

The graduate student research journal of the Department of Spanish and =
Portuguese at UC Santa Barbara is soliciting papers for its forthcoming =
2003 publication. The issue will focus on performance and spectatorship =
in Hispanic and Lusophone film and literature. Interdisciplinary studies =
and approaches are especially welcome.

CFP: Queer as Folk (9/1/03; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, May 13, 2003 - 4:24pm
Jes Battis

QUEER AS FOLK. Contributions are sought for a collection of essays
(tentatively) titled: "Queer as Text: Critically Cruising Gender,
Performance and Sexuality in 'Queer as Folk'." Press in negotiation.
Essays may focus on both the British and American versions of the show,
and analyses that critically compare both versions are especially
welcome. Topics may include:

- intersections of gender performance, sexuality and class within the
show

- deconstructions (and interpellations) of 'queer' (that is, how the show
aligns or disaligns itself with current traditions of queer theory)

- themes of alterity, alienation and exile vs power, pride and inclusion
within the show

UPDATE: Sound in Film and Visual Media (5/30/03; collection)

updated: 
Saturday, May 3, 2003 - 4:23am
G.E.Harper

Call for Chapters

'The Continuum Companion to Sound in Film and the Visual Media'

General Editor: Graeme Harper, Director, Centre for Advanced Development in
the Creative Industries, University of Wales (Bangor)

This international volume contracted by Continuum Books
(www.continuumbooks.com) requires chapters by keen experts on various
aspects of the above topic.

Some chapters have been contracted; however, various suggested areas
(below), and suggestions for others, are open. The volume aims to offer a
definitive look at sound in film and the visual media, and will be used by
researchers and students alike.

CFP: Rocky Horror and Popular Culture (12/20/03; collection)

updated: 
Saturday, May 3, 2003 - 4:23am
Jeffrey Weinstock

Contributions are invited for a collection of academic essays on The Rocky
Horror Picture Show and popular culture with appropriate publishing house
interest. Possible topics include, but are not limited to:

        RHPC and cult films
        RHPC fandom, performance, and viewing practices
        RHPC and youth culture
        RHPC and the Gothic
        RHPC and other cinematic genres, including the horror film and the musical
        RHPC and popular music
        RHPC and pornography
        RHPC in the context of 1970s American and world culture
        RHPC's current popularity and significance
        Queer and feminist approaches to RHPC
        RHPC on Broadway

CFP: Documentary in England, 1930-1960 (6/27/03; essay collection)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 16, 2003 - 2:19am
Chris HOPKINS(SCS)

The English Eye/I: Documentary in England, 1930-1960

This essay collection will examine the relationships between documentary
writing/film and art, forms of representation, culture, and national identity.
Possible topics may include:

CFP: Films of Amos Gitai (6/30/03; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 16, 2003 - 2:16am
Julian Vigo

Call for Papers

CinémAction
Special Issue «Le Cinéma d'Amos Gitaï»
Director of CinémAction: Guy Hennebelle
Editor for this issue: Lucie Dugas

Deadline for Submissions: June 30, 2003.

CFP: EnterText: Animation (11/1/03; e-journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, April 7, 2003 - 10:38pm
Paulgward_at_aol.com

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**************************** ENTERTEXT *******************************
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An interactive interdisciplinary e-journal for
cultural and historical studies and creative work

EnterText 4.1: Animation

This special issue on animation focuses on, but is by no means
limited to:

- Historical and contextual studies of specific animators or
animated films, traditions or styles

- Explorations of how new technologies are changing our
perception of animation as a distinct object or set of practices

CFP: Transgressing the Frontier: Modernity, American Ideology, and Cinema (8/16/03; collection)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 2, 2003 - 6:13pm
Bennett Huffman

Original essays are invited for a collection tentatively entitled
"Transgressing the Frontier: Modernity, American Ideology, and Cinema."
The purpose of this book is to explore the role of ideology in current
film works with an emphasis on boundary breaking and exploration from a
variety of scholarly approaches and perspectives. Ideally this collection
will be a comprehensive introductory textbook that explores the critical
intersection between film and culture and will be suitable for use at both
undergraduate and graduate levels.

CFP: Shakespeare and Technology (no deadline noted; journal issue)

updated: 
Thursday, March 13, 2003 - 5:19am
Mike LoMonico

X-posted from SHAKSPER

        Call for Articles

The spring issue of Shakespeare magazine (7.2) will be devoted to
Shakespeare and Technology. We are seeking articles about film and
video, audio, interesting and useful Web sites, CD Roms, digital video,
etc. Those articles that emphasize teaching are especially needed.

If you'd like to contribute or have an idea or a suggestion, please
contact me directly.

Thanks,

Michael LoMonico, Editor
mike_at_lomonico.com
Shakespeare Magazine
10 Mapleshade Lane
Stony Brook, NY 11790
631.689.7619
http://www.shakespearemag.com

CFP: Film Studies - Books for Review (e-journal)

updated: 
Thursday, March 13, 2003 - 4:58am
Lincoln Geraghty

Scope, a fully refereed on-line journal of film studies edited by staff =
and postgraduate students within the institute of Film Studies at the =
University of Nottingham, is looking for reviewers to write 800 word =
reviews on the following books to be included in forthcoming issues.=20
If you are interested in any of the books and want to review one or =
perhaps two or three together to make a review essay then please send your =
details including academic affiliation (PhD student, lecturer, etc.), =
interests (eg. Hollywood film), and mailing address to:=20
Lincoln Geraghty, Book Review Editor aaxlggg1_at_nottingham.ac.uk
Once contact has been made and deadline agreed Scope will send the book =

CFP: Nature and the Environment in Film and TV Representations of the American West(s) (11/1/03; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, March 11, 2003 - 12:44pm
Debcar6569_at_aol.com

CALL FOR PAPERS

An Anthology Concerning the Role of Nature and the Environment in Film and
Television Representations of the American West(s)

Deadline: November 1, 2003

The first "westerns" were filmed in the wilderness of New Jersey and then
(Eureka) moviemakers discovered California. This anthology will examine the
use of western landscape (Monument Valley, etc.), the "role" of nature in
film and television westerns, how western environment affects presentation of
regional character and dramatic characters, and how the natural world has
been constructed, both figuratively and -- a sound stage or through creative
cinematography.

CFP: Film, Nurses (3/10/03; collection)

updated: 
Tuesday, February 25, 2003 - 6:56pm
G.E.Harper

'Signs of Life: Cinema and Medicine' (to be published 2004)

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Editors of the book 'Signs of Life:
Cinema and Medicine' will be requiring a first rate chapter on the
representation of nurses and nursing in film -- delivered later this year.

This chapter will be 6000 words in length. The contributor will receive a
small fee and a contribution toward collection of images (if being used).

CFP: AEQ: Media Literacy (11/30/03; journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, February 25, 2003 - 6:39pm
Ann Hawkins

CALL FOR PAPERS:

AEQ: Academic Exchange Quarterly
Spring 2004, Volume 8, Issue 1
Expanded issue up to 400+ pages.
Articles on various topics plus the following special section

SPECIAL TOPIC: Media Literacy

Focus:

CFP: Reappreciating "The Last Temptation of Christ" (1/31/04; collection)

updated: 
Friday, February 21, 2003 - 8:29pm
Middleton, Darren J.N.

2005 is the fiftieth annivesary of the publication (in Greek) of Nikos
Kazantzakis's novel, "The Last Temptation of Christ." Since this time, and
especially after Martin Scorsese's filmic adapatation of the novel in
1988, assessments of this work have ranged from "praiseworthy" to
"blasphemous," according to religious persuasion.

Proposals are invited for a chapter contributions to an essay collection
reappreciating "The Last Temptation of Christ" fifty years on. The
anthology, to be published in 2005, will be divided into two sections, one
part devoted to the novel and one part devoted to the film.

CFP: Performance and Spectatorship in Film and Literature (5/1/03; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, February 16, 2003 - 10:04pm
Cheyla Samuelson

TINTA
Research Journal of Hispanic and Lusophone Studies
University of California, Santa Barbara

CALL FOR PAPERS

“Performance and Spectatorship in Film and Literature”

The graduate student research journal of the Department of Spanish and
Portuguese at UC Santa Barbara is soliciting papers for its forthcoming 2003
publication. The issue will focus on performance and spectatorship in Hispanic
and Lusophone film and literature. Interdisciplinary studies and approaches are
especially welcome.

CFP: The Cinema of Tod Browning (12/?/03; collection)

updated: 
Monday, February 3, 2003 - 10:33pm
Bernd Herzogenrath

 THE CINEMA OF TOD BROWNING (Collection, 2005)

I am looking for high-quality contributions to a volume on THE CINEMA OF TOD
BROWNING - a major press (Wallflower Press) has already expressed interest
in this project.

CFP: Film-Philosophy (no deadline noted; e-journal)

updated: 
Monday, February 3, 2003 - 9:59pm
editor_at_film-philosophy.com

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         CALL FOR REVIEW-ARTICLES AND PAPERS 2003

         CALL FOR REVIEW-ARTICLES

The following books have been received and need reviewers:

CFP: AIDS and Cinema (no deadline noted; collection)

updated: 
Monday, January 27, 2003 - 9:45pm
A.Moor

CFP: essay on Aids and Cinema -for forthcoming volume of essays on Medicine and
Cinema.

The editors of a volume of essays on Medicine and cinema are seeking an
original and quality piece on AIDS and cinema. Anyone interested in submitting
such a piece for consideration should write, with a precis and a cv, to Dr
Andrew Moor, Lecturer in Film, Univ. of Wales, Bangor on els604_at_bangor.ac.uk

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