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CfP: BAFTSS 7th Annual conference 2019 “Intersecting Identities: Race, Sex, Nation” April 25-17, 2019 @ University of Birmingham (UK). Deadline: Dec 14, 2018.

CfP: SERIES. International Journal of TV Serial Narratives incl. special section on “Making Models of Contemporary Serial Media Products”. Deadline: Jan 31, 2019.

CfP: edited volume “#Resist: Protest and Resistance Media in Brexit Britain and Trump-era USA”. Deadline: Oct 25, 2018.

CfP: conference “Race, Gender and Technology in Science-Fiction” April 25-27, 2019 @ Maison Française, Oxford (UK). Deadline: Dec 1, 2018.

CfP: conference session “Stranger Things: Locating design in science fiction and fantasy films” April 4-6, 2019 @ Brighton (UK). Deadline: Nov 5, 2018.

CfP: conference “Tele(visualising) Health: TV, Public Health, its Enthusiasts and its Publics” Feb 27 – March 1, 2019 @ Senate House, London (UK). Deadline: Nov 15, 2018.

CfP: symposium “Television drama, law and national identity” Sept 6, 2019 @ University of Westminster (UK). Deadline: Feb 01, 2019.

Call for chapters: Moments in Television: Complexity/Simplicity ; Epic/Everyday ; Sound/Image ; Substance/Style. Deadline: Nov 19, 2018.

CfP: Edited collection on Gender in Early Twenty-First Century Television. Deadline: Nov 15, 2018.

CfP: “British Women Documentary Filmmakers 1930-1955” symposium. April 5, 2019 @ London School of Economics (UK). Deadline: Nov 1, 2018.

CfP: The Velvet Light Trap, Issue 85 “Bad Objects”. Deadline: Jan 25, 2019.

Call for abstracts: edited collection “Food and Cooking on Early European Television”. Deadline: Oct 26, 2018.

CfP: conference “TRANSITIONS 8 – new directions in comics studies 2018” Nov 10, 2018 @ Birkbeck, University of London (UK). Deadline: Aug 24, 2018.

CfP: special issue of Convergence “Back to the Future: Telling and Taming Anticipatory Media Visions and Technologies”. Deadline: Dec 01, 2018.

Call for chapters “This Country: UK comedy cultures”. Deadline: Aug 20, 2018.

CfP: symposium “Paranoia in the Americas: American Anxieties in a Transnational Context”. Nov 24, 2018 @ University College Cork (IE). Deadline: August 03, 2018.

CfP: conference “Understanding the social in a digital age”. Jan 08, 2019 @ University of East Anglia (UK). Deadline: Aug 28, 2018.

CfP: workshop “Queerness and Television in the 21st Century”. Nov 22-24, 2018 @ Turku (FIN) Deadline: Aug 31, 2018.

Call for chapters: “Short Circuit: Brevity and the short form in serial television”. Deadline (full papers): Jan 15, 2019.

CfP: The Comic Grid special collection “Creating Comics, Creative Comics”. Deadline: Oct 1, 2018.

CfP: Comics Forum 2018 “Progress: A Decade of Comics Scholarship”. Sept 20-21, 2018 @ Leeds Central Library (UK). Deadline: July 23, 2018.

CfP: 1st Lisbon Winter School for the Study of Communication: Media and Populism. Jan 15-19, 2019 @ Lisbon (POR). Deadline: July 31, 2018.

Call for chapters: “Superheroes and Disability: Unmasking Ableism in the Media”. Deadline: July 27, 2018.

Call for chapters: Quieting the Madness: Entertainment Media’s Shift into More Accurate Depictions of Mental Illness. Deadline: Sept 1, 2018.

CfP: Media Fields Journal #14: At the Edges. Deadline: Sept 28, 2018.

CfP: Edited Collection “Diagnosing History: Medicine in Television Costume Dramas”. Deadline: Sept 15, 2018.

CfP: JICMS conference “Global Intersections and Artistic Interconnections: Italian Cinema and Media across Times and Spaces”. June 14-15, 2019 @ The American University of Rome (IT). Deadline: Sept 30, 2018.

Call for chapters: “Children, Youth, and International Television”. Deadline: June 30, 2018.

CfP: conference “Sound Collectives: The Acoustics of the Social in American Film and Literature”. Dec 7-8, 2018 @ Eichstaett (GER). Deadline: June 20, 2018.

CfP: conference “What’s (the) News? Values, Viruses and Vectors of Newsworthiness”. Dec 13-14, 2018 @ Vrije Universiteit Brussels, Belgium. Deadline: June 30, 2018.

CfP: conference “Batman in Popular Culture Conference”. April 12-13, 2019 @ Bowling Green State University (USA). Deadline: Dec 30, 2018.

CfP: VIEW Journal “Canned Television Going Global?”. Deadline: Nov 19, 2018.

CfP: symposium “Commemoration, memory, archive: investigating commemorative and memorial uses of personal, non-professional images in the digital age in the Global South”. Sept 4-5, 2018 @ University of Sussex (UK). Deadline: July 09, 2018.

CfP: conference “The Labour of Media (Studies): Activism, Education, and Industry”. Nov 16-17, 2018 @ Concordia University, Montréal (CAN). Deadline: June 30, 2018.

CfP: Feminist Media Studies, Commentary and Criticism section: “Gender, Migration, and the Media”. Deadline: June 18, 2018.

CfA: special issue of MedieKultur: “Nordic Perspectives on Fandom in a Transmedia Landscape”. Extended Deadline: June 20, 2018.

CfP: Journal of Scandinavian Cinema special issue “Spies in Scandinavia: Intelligence and counterintelligence in the Nordic countries”. Deadline: June 10, 2018.

CfP: “Binge-Watching and the Future of Television Research: A Workshop” Sept 13-14, 2018 @ Anglia Ruskin University (UK). EXTENDED Deadline: June 07, 2018.

CfP: Radical History Review, issue 137 “Policing, Justice, and the Radical Imagination”. Deadline: Sept 01, 2018.

CfP: conference “Memories of the Future”. March 29-30, 2019 @ the Centre for the Study of Cultural Memory, Institute of Modern Languages Research, School of Advanced Study, University of London (UK). Deadline: July 31, 2018.

Call for chapters: Indiana Jones and the Edited Collection of Critical Essays. Deadline: Sept 1, 2018.

CfP: 14th SAAS Conference “The Image and the Word: Interactions between American Literature, Media, Visual Arts and Film”. April 10-12, 2019 @ University of Salamanca (Spain). Deadline: Oct 15, 2018.

CfP: Convergence, Special issue “Rethinking the distinction between old and new media”. Deadline: May 31, 2018.

CfP: symposium “The Legacy of Watership Down: Animals, Adaptation, Animation”. Nov 10, 2018 @ University of Warwick (UK). Deadline: Jun 30, 2018.

Call for contributions: Cultivate – The Feminist Journal of the Centre for Women’s Studies, topic “Bodies”. Deadline: July 31, 2018.

CfP: Literature/Film Association Annual Conference “Space, Place & Adaptation”. Nov 29 – Dec 01, 2018 @ New Orleans (USA). Deadline: July 15, 2018.

CfP: symposium “New research agendas for the study of sports media (re)presentation(s) of sportswomen and femininity” Oct 12, 2018 @ Northumbria University (UK). Deadline: June 22, 2018.

CfP: conference “Watching the Transnational Detectives: Showcasing Identity and Internationalism on British Television” Nov 8-9, 2018 @ Institute of Modern Languages Research, London (UK). Deadline: June 1, 2018.

CfP: conference “Adaptation and the Protean Poetics of Margaret Atwood”. Feb 01, 2019 @ Université de Bourgogne-Franche Comté, Dijon (FR). Deadline: Sept 30, 2018.

CfP: edited collection “Wentworth is the new Prisoner” (working title). Deadline: May 21, 2018.