Adapting Superman: Essays on the Man of Steel in a Transmedia Context

The editor of Adapting Superman is seeking abstracts for essays that could be included in an upcoming collection.  Essays should examine the practices of adaptation and the relationship between stories or characters among the DC comic books featuring Superman and various media, including but not limited to: film, television, cartoon, radio, novel, comic strip, and video games.  Analysis should demonstrate adaptation theory as applied to the particular techniques utilized in moving from a comic book into a different medium.  Proposals which demonstrate how particular adaptation or s

Blumhouse: The New House of Horror

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In a span of ten years Blumhouse has amassed a film library of over 50 films that includes notable horror franchises as Paranormal Activity (2009-2015), The Purge (2013-) and Insidious (2010-), critically lauded films as Split (2017) and

CFP: Screening the Sea – Die audiovisuellen Medien und das Meer, Kiel (24.05.2019)

Eine Konferenz des Fachbereichs Medienwissenschaft des Instituts für Neuere Deutsche Literatur und Medien der Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel in Kooperation mit dem Internationalen Meeresfilmfestival CINEMARE Kiel

CfP for 2 Sections on Urban Studies and Visual Studies– Identities and Identification Conference, Dublin, Ireland, 28- 29 June 2019, DL. 24.05.2019

Call for Papers for 2 Panels (See extended calls below):

  1. Identities and the Cities: Urban Transformations, Transition and Change in Urban Image Construction
  2. Identity in the Visual

The panels are part of the 8th Euroacademia International Conference ‘Identities and Identifications: Politicized Uses of Collective Identities’

28 – 29 June 2019, Dublin, Ireland

Deadline: 24th of May 2019

Special Issue on Ingmar Bergman's Global Influence

Bergman World: Global Perspectives on the Iconic Swedish Filmmaker’s Work’

Edited by Danial Humphrey (Texas A&M University) and Hamish Ford (University of Newcastle, Australia)

A special issue of *Popular Communication: The International Journal of Media and Culture*: Patrick Burkart and Christian Christensen, co-Editors-in-Chief

Body, Mind, and the Posthuman: A Corollary to Postmodern Thought

Body, Mind, and the Posthuman: A Corollary to Postmodern Thought

Man is something that shall be overcome. What have you done to overcome him?”                                                                                                                                   – - -- – Nietzsche


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