CFP: The Sounds of Vision: Spectatorship and Aural Perception (9/25/03; journal issue)

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Call for Papers: Journal issue

The Sounds of Vision: Spectatorship and Aural Perception

The musical score, dialogue, and sounds of contemporary screen based
products of the past ten years have addressed a far more aurally
aware spectator, as demonstrated by the increasing complexities of
style and construction of the sound track. What might be some of the
methodological approaches that can account for the direction of the
spectatorial eye via the ear?

This special issue of The Refractory journal seeks inventive analyses
of recent screen based media (experimental and mainstream films,
music video clips, television series, etc.), which present a critical
/ theoretical account of spectatorial experience(s) of vision through

Refractory: a Journal of Entertainment Media, is a refereed academic
journal produced at The University of Melbourne

Please submit papers no later than September 25, 2003

Articles may be submitted electronically
to Dr. Felicity Colman
Word length should be between 3,000-7,000 words.

Dr. Felicity Colman
Lecturer, Cinema Studies Program
School of Fine Arts (Art History & Cinema Studies), Classics & Archaeology
University of Melbourne
Victoria 3010
Ph: 613 834 43359

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