2017 Docuverse symposium

From docuverse: After the success of their Symposium in February 2016, Docuverse will be hosting a further annual event on the 10th of February, 2017. The event will be taking place at RMIT University, in Melbourne, Australia. [snip] Docuverse will be hosting a one-day event to workshop, share, discuss, and critique the role of new […]

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One Day Symposium Structural documentary

From an email: Temple University’s Film and Media Arts department invites proposals for its 2nd Documentary Theory-Practice Symposium on the topic of Structural Documentary One-day symposium, Friday, October 14, 2016 Temple Performing Arts Center Temple University, Philadelphia Keynote speakers: Pacho Velez, co-director of Manakamana Catherine Russell (Concordia University), author of Experimental Ethnography: The Work of […]

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Videographic cfp

CFP: Videographic Approaches to World Cinema and Transnational Circulation Society for Cinema and Media Studies Conference, Chicago, March 22-26, 2017 This panel seeks works of videographic criticism (or papers that address methodological and/or theoretical questions about this [new] form of scholarship) that look beyond the “text itself” to explore broader industrial questions about the processes […]

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cfp YouTube Conference

Fresh from an email: See: http://markcarrigan.net/2016/03/01/youtube-conference-call-for-papers/ YouTube Conference: Call for Papers 23/4 September 2016, Middlesex University, The Burroughs, Hendon, London. Keynote speaker: Professor Jean Burgess Please send an abstract of 350 words plus a short bio of 100 words for single papers or 500 words and individual bios for group panels by email attachment to […]

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cfp: Computing the City

Call For Papers – Special Issue for the Fibreculture Journal – Computing the City From the website: Issue Editors: Armin Beverungen and Florian Sprenger abstract deadline: 20 April, 2015
article deadline: 1 July, 2015
publication aimed for: early 2016 Ubiquitous computing is often referred to as a prime example not only of a new mode of computing, […]

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Canberra Factual Storytelling Symposium

CALL FOR PAPERS, PROPOSALS AND CREATIVE WORK NEW FACTUAL STORYTELLING – Emerging forms of nonfiction in film and interactive media Symposium and Screenings University of Canberra, Friday April 10, 2015 An interdisciplinary one-day symposium and screenings about new forms of factual storytelling. Deadline For Proposals: February 22, 2014. UC DocLab at the Centre for Creative […]

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This is straight cut and paste from the Australian Screen Production and Education Research Association call for papers for this year’s conference. 2015 ASPERA Conference 15-17th July What’s This Space? Screen Practice, audiences & education for the future decade. The ASPERA conference is an annual opportunity for academics, filmmakers and postgraduate students to present and […]

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cfp: Activism and Technology

From the bailout: CFP—Issue 24 Fibreculture Journal: Entanglements: activism and technology (pdf attached) http://fibreculturejournal.org/cfp-entanglements/ Please note that for this issue, initial submissions should be abstracts only. Issue Editors: Pip Shea, Tanya Notley and Jean Burgess Abstract deadline: August 20 2014 (no late abstracts will be accepted) Article deadline: November 3 2014 Publication aimed for: February […]

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Third Asian Conference on Film and Doco

The Third Asian Conference on Film and Documentary 2014 13th to 16th November 2014 – Osaka, Japan Abstract Submission Deadline: July 1st – Please submit your abstract through the online submission system found on the “Call for Papers” page of the website. 2014 Conference Theme: “Individual, Community and Society: Conflict, Resolution and Synergy” Enquiries: filmasia@iafor.org […]

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Cinematic Turn

Interesting call for papers. Though can’t tell from the blurb if this a book or a journal? An anthology perhaps…. Straight off the email: The Cinematic Turn Submission Deadline: March 1, 2015 Co-Editors : Cher Krause Knight and Harriet F. Senie With the rise of new technologies specifically relating to the moving image, the breadth […]

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