CFP: Synoptique 10: Asian Cinema (7/15/05; e-journal issue)

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SYNOPTIQUE, the online journal of film and film studies, is seeking
contributions for Edition 10, Summer 2005. Synoptique 10 will be devoted to a
range of issues in contemporary Asian cinema and media: the following list
represents suggested topics only. Additional proposals for essays, interviews,
festival reports and other journalistic content related to film are always
welcome. Submissions and proposals should be sent to Owen Livermore at

Topics may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Asian diasporas and national cinemas
film industry, marketing, and piracy (Asian and/or Western markets)
film and history of Asian art/literature
film and recent inter-Asian politics
film and gender/sexuality
genre (e.g. action, comedy, Experimental/Avant-garde, Japanese ?pink?
Western Adaptations (e.g. The Grudge, Dark Water, Shall We Dance?)
Current approaches to Asian Documentary
Film Reviews (for films released in the past year)

All article submissions should be a maximum of 3,000 words in length. Reviews
should be 500-1,200 words. Contributors should format submissions based on the
MLA Style Manual. Manuscripts may be emailed as an attached MS Word file to
Owen Livermore at

Deadline for article submission is July 15, 2005, but please respond immediately
with proposals.

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