Author: Tobias Steiner

ADAPT Live @ the Being Human Festival, Nov 23-24, 2017 at National Science and Media Museum, Bradford

Pioneering ex-BBC television crews responsible for bringing colour into our homes in the late 1960s will bring TV history to life in the foyer of the National Science and Media Museum in Bradford later this month (November 23-24). ADAPT LIVE, part of the Being Human festival, will reunite veteran TV crews to demonstrate the skills that brought us some of Britain’s earliest colour TV shows. The veteran crews and kit were reunited and filmed for ADAPT (, a research project funded by the European Research Council and based at Royal Holloway, University of London. The project aims to research...

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CfP: “Fashion, Costume and Visual Cultures” July 17-19, 2018 @ University of Zagreb (Croatia). Deadline: Feb 23, 2018.

CALL FOR PAPERS:  Fashion, Costume and Visual Cultures Conference (#FCVC2018), University of Zagreb, Croatia, 17-19 July 2018 Keynote Speakers Pamela Church Gibson – London College of Fashion. Joseph H Hancock II – Drexel University, USA. Vicki Karaminas – Massey University, New Zealand. Stella Bruzzi – University College London. Deadline: 23 February 2018 Individual academic paper, panel contributions, round table discussion and Pecha Kucha presentation proposals are invited for the inaugural Fashion, Costume and Visual Cultures conference to be held at the University of Zagreb, Croatia, 17 – 19 July 2018. Fashion, Costume and Visual Cultures is an international, interdisciplinary...

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CfP: Screen Cultures. July 10-11, 2018 @ Birmingham City University (UK). Deadline: Dec 8, 2017.

Screen Cultures – Conference Call for Papers Tues 10 and Weds 11 July 2018, Birmingham City University, UK The Screen Cultures research cluster part of the Birmingham Centre for Media and Cultural Research at Birmingham City University invite panels, roundtables, and individual paper proposals across all areas of Screen Cultures research. This major two day conference will provide unique and collaborative opportunities to present cutting edge work and for early career researchers to engage with senior scholars in the field of Film and Screen Studies more broadly. The organisers are in discussion with BAFTSS (British Association of Film, Television...

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CfP: Special Issue of International Journal of Digital Television (IJDT) “Media and Communication Policies in a Digital World”. Deadline: Feb 09, 2018.

Call for Proposals: The IJDT invites submissions of papers to be considered in the Special Issue 10.1 (March 2019), on the occasion of the Journal’s 10th year. Deadline for submissions of abstracts: February 9th, 2018 Decisions on acceptance of abstracts: April 9th, 2018 Deadline for submissions of full papers (6-8,000 words including refs): August 31st, 2018 Decisions on acceptance of full papers: November 17th, 2018 Media industries, media services and companies continue to evolve, creating important challenges for policymakers and regulators globally. Many traditional media are impacted, and some may be facing a bleak economic future. New, online networks...

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CfP: “CONSOLE-ING PASSIONS – International Conference on Television, Video, Audio, New Media, and Feminism” July 11-13, 2018 @ Bournemouth University (UK). Deadline: Jan 15, 2018.

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: CONSOLE-ING PASSIONS International Conference on Television, Video, Audio, New Media, and Feminism July 11-13, 2018 Bournemouth University, Faculty of Media and Communication, Poole, UK Bournemouth University is now accepting proposals for Console-ing Passions 2018. Deadline for submissions: 23.59 (Greenwich mean time) 15 January 2018. Please use the submission template found on the Bournemouth University Console-ing Passions web site: click on the “Download the Proposal Template” link (see Proposal Guidelines below). Submissions should be sent to: The history of Console-ing Passions Console-ing Passions was founded in 1989 by a group of feminist media scholars and...

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