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CFP: Digital Medievalist Sessions (UK) (9/1/05; Leeds, 7/10/06-7/13/06)

updated: 
Friday, July 29, 2005 - 12:37pm
James Cummings

Call For Papers: International Medieval Congress 2006, Leeds
Digital Medievalist
Abstract Submission Deadline: 1 September, 2005

The Digital Medievalist project invites abstracts to be submitted
for 20 minute papers to be delivered in either of two sessions at
the thirteenth International Medieval Congress which will take place
in Leeds, UK, from 10-13 July 2006.

Session Abstracts:

Digital Medievalist General Session: Electronic Surrogates

CFP: Neomedievalism in Film, TV, Games (8/31/05; Kalamazoo, 5/4/06-5/7/06)

updated: 
Wednesday, July 13, 2005 - 11:38am
Sarah Gordon

CFP: Neomedievalism in film, TV, games (08/31/05;
Kalamazoo, collection, 05/04/06-05/07/06)

Medieval Electronic Multimedia Organization (MEMO) 2
annual sessions, select papers to be included in
collection under contract with Mellen Press.

Session I. The Medieval in Motion: Approaches to
Neomedievalism in Television and Film;

Session II. Neomedievalism in the Digital Age: A
Critical Approach to Video Games (A Workshop)

Contact by email with abstract or workshop
participation proposal by August 31:

CFP: Literary Studies in Open and Distance Learning (Greece) (10/30/05; 4/7/06-4/9/06)

updated: 
Friday, July 8, 2005 - 2:25pm
takis kayalis

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

LITERARY STUDIES IN OPEN AND DISTANCE LEARNING

Ierapetra, Greece, 7-9 April 2006

The research team openLit (http://www.openlit.gr),
which operates under the auspices of the School of
Humanities, The Hellenic Open University, is pleased
to announce an International Conference on
“Literary Studies in Open and Distance Learning
University Programs”.

CFP: All topics relating to Harry Potter Novels and/or Fan Community (1/31/06; 7/27/06-7/30/06)

updated: 
Friday, July 8, 2005 - 2:25pm
Jessica Daggett

Lumos 2006: A Harry Potter Symposium
Call for Proposals

Lumos 2006 will be a symposium for adult fans and
scholars of the Harry Potter novels. We aim to promote
scholarly analysis of the books, to provide a forum of
discussion for fans of those works, and to provide
professional development opportunities for teachers
and librarians.

Proposals are sought for presentations, papers,
moderated panels, workshops and posters on any topic
relating to the Harry Potter novels and/or the fan
community.

Literary and Media Studies:
Discussion of themes within the Harry Potter books and
films

CFP: Experimental Writing and Aesthetics (11/15/05; SW/TX PCA/ACA, 2/8/06-2/11/06)

updated: 
Thursday, June 23, 2005 - 8:34pm
Hugh Tribbey

Please Post and Announce

        Call for Papers: Experimental Writing and Aesthetics
        Abstract/Proposals by 15 November 2005

Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 27th Annual Conference
Albuquerque, NM, February 8-11, 2006
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
330 Tijeras
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 1.505.842.1234
Fax: 1.505.766.6710

CFP: Internet Culture (10/15/05; PCA/ACA, 4/12/06-4/15/06)

updated: 
Wednesday, June 15, 2005 - 9:26pm
Leslie Fife

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: SESSIONS, PANELS, PAPERS: INTERNET CULTURE

 

NATIONAL POPULAR CULTURE & AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATIONS

2006 JOINT CONFERENCE

 

April 12 – 15, 2006

Atlanta Marriott Marquis

 

For more information on the PCA/ACA, please go to http://www.h-net.org/~pcaaca.

 

DEADLINE: OCTOBER 15, 2005

 

We are considering proposals for sessions organized around a theme, special panels, and/or individual papers. Sessions are scheduled in 1½ hour slots, ideally with four papers or speakers per standard session.

 

Some possible topics include:

 

--Music and the Internet (downloads, Ipods, etc.)

CFP: M/C Journal 'Scan' Issue (7/1/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, May 29, 2005 - 2:03pm
M/C - Media and Culture

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 26 May 2005

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

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

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: Neal Stephenson (8/15/05; 20th-C. Lit., 2/23/06-2/25/06)

updated: 
Thursday, May 19, 2005 - 3:23pm
Jon Lewis

Calls for papers exploring any aspect of Neal Stephenson's work for
the 20th-Century Literature & Culture Conference at the University of
Louisville (2/23/06-2/25/06).

Of particular interest are responses to the recently published
Baroque Cycle, but the panel will not necessarily be limited to these
works.

Other potential areas of interest:
Virtual worlds
"Virtual" histories
War and violence
Cyberpunk and post-cyberpunk
Digital computers and technology
Stephenson's place in the contemporary canon

Please send a one-page abstract or completed 20 minute paper as a
Word attachment or in-line text to <jon.lewis_at_uncp.edu>

CFP: Leonardo Electronic Almanac: Wild Nature and the Digital Life (7/8/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Thursday, May 19, 2005 - 3:23pm
Sue Thomas

LEA Special Issue: Wild Nature and the Digital Life

* Worldwide Call for Submissions *

Guest Editors: Sue Thomas and Dene Grigar

digitalwild_at_astn.net

http://mitpress2.mit.edu/e-journals/LEA/LEA2004/authors.htm#digiwild

 The Leonardo Electronic Almanac (ISSN No: 1071-4391) is inviting
papers [and artworks] themed around Wild Nature and the Digital Life.

UPDATE: Transgression/Transcendence in Cyberspace (7/15/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, May 8, 2005 - 1:17pm
LeRoy-Frazier, Jill

CALL FOR PAPERS AND CREATIVE SUBMISSIONS: DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JULY 15

Women Writers: A Zine is seeking previously

unpublished essays and original works of fiction,

poetry, and hypertext for an upcoming special issue,

"Digital Eves: Transgression/ Transcendence in

Cyberspace." Women Writers: A Zine is a digital,

peer-reviewed publication that features creative work

by women writers as well as scholarship on any aspect

of women's writing, women's studies, and feminist

scholarship. See the journal's Website at

www.womenwriters.net for more information.

"Digital Eves" will explore cyberspace as a

CFP: Experimental Arts and Mainframe Computing in 1960s and 70s (7/1/05; collection)

updated: 
Friday, April 29, 2005 - 6:03pm
Douglas Kahn

Mainframe Experimentalism: early digital computing and the experimental
arts, edited by Douglas Kahn and Hannah Higgins.

We invite proposals for an interdisciplinary collection on the encounter of
artists, musicians, poets and writers, and filmmakers working within
avant-garde, experimental and artistically innovative traditions with
mainframe computers and institutionally-bound digital technologies during
the 1960s and 1970s.

CFP: New media/hypermedia projects (7/15/05, online journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 27, 2005 - 2:59pm
Helen J Burgess

General Issue:

HyperRhiz, the peer-reviewed new media satellite site of Rhizomes:
Cultural Studies in Emerging Knowledges, is seeking web-based
multimedia contributions for its first issue. HyperRhiz affirms and
extends the mandate of Rhizomes, which is to publish peer-reviewed
works based on or responding to Deleuzian analyses of culture.

The format of contributions may include:

hypertextual presentations/interpretations of critical theory
interactive web installations
rich media documentation of electronic projects
web-based interactive games
animated/code poetry/fiction
web-enabled video documentary

UPDATE: Philament: XXX (5/13/05; online journal)

updated: 
Wednesday, April 27, 2005 - 2:58pm
Philament

XXX deadline extended!

From: Philament <philament_at_arts.usyd.edu.au>
Date: April 25, 2005
UPDATE: Philament: Cultural Studies and Literary Arts
New Deadline: May 13, 2005 (critique, commentary, and creative writing for
online journal)

Philament, the online journal of cultural studies and literary arts affiliated
with the University of Sydney
(http://www.arts.usyd.edu.au/publications/philament), invites postgraduate
scholars to contribute articles, reviews, and creative work to its upcoming
issue entitled XXX.

UPDATE: Linguistics and Media Discourse (2/28/06; journal issue)

updated: 
Sunday, April 24, 2005 - 3:03pm
Francisco Yus

Deadline extended:

CALL FOR PAPERS: LINGUISTICS AND MEDIA DISCOURSE

Revista Alicantina de Estudios Ingleses (RAEI) is an international
well-known Journal on English Studies published annually since 1988 by
the University of Alicante (Spain). The abstracts of all the articles
published so far can be accessed at the following Internet address:

http://www.ua.es/dfing/publicaciones/raei/indice-raei.htm#Index

CFP: Queer Intersections: Revisiting Online Media and Queer Sexualities (7/1/05; collection)

updated: 
Sunday, April 24, 2005 - 3:03pm
O''Riordan, Kate

Call for Chapters (edited book)

Queer Intersections: Revisiting online media and queer sexualities
Edited by Kate O'Riordan and David J Philips

Introduction
This edited collection will bring together crucial examinations of the intersecting fields of sexuality and the internet, and will provide an overarching contextualisation and consolidation of cyber/queer practices and theories.

CFP: Technology in the Humanities (5/31/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Tuesday, April 12, 2005 - 1:11am
Cindi Tysick

Greetings,

I would like to add the following call to your website.

Technology in the Humanities, Call for Papers (05/31/05; journal issue).
Academic Exchange Quarterly, a peer-reviewed, cross-disciplinary journal,
is accepting submissions for its Fall 2005 edition. Articles dealing with
the use of teaching technologies in the humanities will be accepted until
May 31, 2005. Submissions will be accepted for consideration until July
31, 2005. For more information go to
http://rapidintellect.com/AEQweb/4tech.htm. Cynthia Tysick,
cat2_at_buffalo.edu, Subject Editor, AEQ.

CFP: Trangression/Transcendence in Cyberspace (5/1/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Friday, March 4, 2005 - 3:31pm
Jill LeRoy-Frazier

CALL FOR PAPERS

Women Writers: A Zine is seeking previously
unpublished essays and original works of fiction,
poetry, and hypertext for an upcoming special issue,
"Digital Eves: Transgression/ Transcendence in
Cyberspace." Women Writers: A Zine is a digital,
peer-reviewed publication that features creative work
by women writers as well as scholarship on any aspect
of women's writing, women's studies, and feminist
scholarship. See the journal's Website at
www.womenwriters.net for more information.

CFP: Ambrose Bierce and the American Civil War (4/15/05; e-journal and hypermedia project)

updated: 
Wednesday, March 2, 2005 - 3:53pm
Craig Warren

The Ambrose Bierce Project (ABP) is a forthcoming hypermedia project hosted by Penn State University. As part of its initial phase, the ABP is seeking essays and literary briefs about the Civil War fiction and nonfiction war writings of Ambrose Bierce. Submissions will be peer-reviewed by ABP affiliates and by members of the advisory board, a collection of leading Bierce scholars.

Literary briefs will offer a critical perspective on a *single* Bierce story or work of nonfiction prose. Briefs should not exceed 2,000 words, but should include scholarly notes. Deadline: 5/1/05.

CFP: M/C Journal 'print' issue (4/8/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, March 2, 2005 - 3:52pm
M/C - Media and Culture

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 1 March 2005

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

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

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: Embodiment in the Arts and Digital Media (2/18/05; online journal)

updated: 
Friday, February 11, 2005 - 3:00pm
cfp-jen_at_lists.sas.upenn.edu

Date: Wed, 9 Feb 2005 01:12:16 -0800 (PST)
From: Jason Farman <jasonfarman_at_yahoo.com>
To: cfp_at_english.upenn.edu
Subject: CFP: Embodiment in the Arts and Digital Media (2/18/05; online journal)

The Dance and New Media Project at the University of
California, Los Angeles is now accepting submissions
for Volume 2 (2005) of Extensions: The Online Journal
for Embodied Technology. This volume of the journal
will be titled:

Mediated Bodies: Locating Corporeality in a Pixilated
World

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).

UPDATE: Pics and Bits: Word and Image in Art Forms and Communication Media (12/5/04; e-journal)

updated: 
Monday, November 8, 2004 - 9:10pm
Kirsten C. Uszkalo

We have received numerous inquiries on the submission of visual =
representations of text. As such, nasty would like to extend the CFP to =
include representation of text in image, image and text, and textual =
studies of art forms apart from comics and graphic novels.

Here is the original CFP=20

nasty
Call for Papers

Issue #15: Pics and Bits

In the Humanities, we long ago redefined the concept of "text" to
include architecture, clothing, furniture, and any other material
object, artistic or otherwise, that can be a vessel for narrative. It is

possible, in fact, that the printed word as we know it is merely a blip
in the history of human communication.

UPDATE: Multimedia and Early Modern Literary Studies (6/1/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Wednesday, November 3, 2004 - 2:09pm
Andrew McMurry

The deadline for abstracts is 06/01/05 not 09/31/04

------ Forwarded Message
From: Andrew McMurry <amcmurry_at_artsmail.uwaterloo.ca>
Date: Wed, 27 Oct 2004 19:00:48 -0400
To: <cfp_at_english.upenn.edu>
Subject: CFP: Multimedia and Early Modern Literary Studies (09/31/05;
journal issue)

CFP: Multimedia and Early Modern Literary Studies (9/31/05; journal issue)

updated: 
Monday, November 1, 2004 - 3:31pm
Andrew McMurry

For a special issue of Early Modern Literary Studies, guest editors
Katherine Acheson and Andrew McMurry invite submissions that practise and/or
theorize the use of multimedia in pedagogical and scholarly communication in
early modern studies. Topics to be considered: the perils and opportunities
of new media scholarship; the role of the scholar-designer; the
representation of historicity in multimedia; the transformation of the
rhetoric of scholarly argument in multimedia; the constraints and
affordances of multimodal communication in humanities scholarship, including
those that pertain to the materiality of the technology; any other topic

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).

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