CfP: Imperial Benevolence: U.S. Foreign Policy in American Popular Culture since 9/11

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 1, 2016
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, Film and Film History, Popular Culture Studies

 

CALL FOR PAPERS

 

IMPERIAL BENEVOLENCE: U.S. FOREIGN POLICY IN AMERICAN POPULAR CULTURE SINCE 9/11

 

CONFERENCE DATES:  May 21-22, 2016

CONFERENCE VENUE:  University of Hong Kong

 

Fame-inism: Feminism and Global Celebrity Culture (Special Issue of Celebrity Studies)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 15, 2016
Subject Fields: 
Communication, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies, Journalism and Media Studies

Call for Papers: Fame-inism: Feminism and Global Celebrity Culture (Special Issue of Celebrity Studies)

Guest Editors:

Kirsty Fairclough-Isaacs, University of Salford, UK

Natasha Patterson, University of Northern British Columbia, Canada

Camilla A. Sears, Thompson Rivers University, Canada

 

CFP: Fan Studies Network Conference 2016

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 28, 2016
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Communication, Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Journalism and Media Studies, Popular Culture Studies

- With apologies for cross-posting -

THE FAN STUDIES NETWORK CONFERENCE 2016

25-26th June 2016

University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK

 

Keynote Speaker: Professor Henry Jenkins (University of Southern California, USA).

 

Irish Journal of Gothic and Horror Studies Issue 15 call for articles and reviews

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 1, 2016 to May 1, 2016
Location: 
Ireland {Republic}
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Film and Film History, Literature, Popular Culture Studies

The Irish Journal of Gothic and Horror Studies is currently seeking submissions for Issue #15, to be published in late Summer 2016.

The Irish Journal of Gothic and Horror

CFP: The Classic, The Forgotten and the Transnational: New Essays on the Western Auteur

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 31, 2016
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Film and Film History, Popular Culture Studies

In 1969 Jim Kitses published the seminal work, Horizons West, in which he asserted that “the idea of the auteur does not seem to me to solve all our problems [associated with understanding the Western film] as much as to crystallize them.” Kitses was referring here, and in his subsequently revised and expanded text, to the importance of the auteur as a lens through which to re-examine the generic forms and structures of the Western, its relationship to history, to issues of American identity and values, and to allegorical and mythological understandings of the past and pre

Call for Papers: International Journal of Cultural and Creative Industries for Fall/Winter 2016 issue

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 1, 2015 to March 31, 2016
Subject Fields: 
Digital Humanities, Humanities, Journalism and Media Studies, Popular Culture Studies, Social Sciences

The International Journal of Cultural and Creative Industries is calling for papers to be reviewed for its Fall/Winter 2016 issue! Any topics related to theoretical development, case studies, idea proposals, policy review, and action initiatives that are potential to support the development of cultural and creative industries are all welcomed.

A Celebration of Star Trek

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
May 7, 2016
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Communication, Film and Film History, Popular Culture Studies, Theatre & Performance History / Studies, Social Sciences

Call for Papers and Topic Proposals:
A Celebration of Star Trek

 

(Apologies for cross-posting)

Now accepting submissions and ideas for the fourth annual Pop Culture Colloquium at DePaul University in Chicago!

 

Call for Panelists and Chair: Women and Visual Culture, 2017 Berks Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 20, 2015
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies

I am seeking two other panelists and a chair for the June 1-4, 2017 Berkshires Conference on Women’s History at Hofstra University. This panel will consider how various forms of imagery (photography, painting, drawing, film, etc) have modified and created new understandings of women. As part of a larger project on the history of purses in American women’s lives, my paper will examine studio portraits of women, exploring the performative role purses played in shaping the identities of their holders.

MOSF Journal of Science Fiction CFP (rolling deadline)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Film and Film History, Popular Culture Studies, Social Sciences, Humanities, Literature

Call for Papers: MOSF Journal of Science Fiction

Submission Deadline: Rolling

Editorial Team: Monica Louzon, M.L.S. (Managing Editor), Rachel Lazarus, Ph.D. (Co-Editor), Heather McHale, Ph.D. (Co-Editor), Ben Bova, Ph.D. (Editorial Board Member), Nancy Kress, M.S, M.A. (Editorial Board Member)

Details:

Mechademia Conference on Asian Popular Cultures: Tokyo 2016

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
March 18, 2016 to March 20, 2016
Location: 
Japan
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Asian History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies

After the initial period of explosive expansion and innovation in the arts of Japanese anime, manga, and gaming in the late 20th and early 21st centuries, a new era has arrived in which the effects of that massive emergence and expansion have begun to appear in, on, and around the surface of those arts, in the form of conflicts, ambiguities, controversies, disappointments, as well as stunning opportunities and innovation.

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