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29. June - 1. July 2017

The NECS 2017 conference

Paris, France

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The NECS 2017 conference:
29.06.–01.07.2017.
Hosted by the Université Sorbonne Nouvelle – Paris 3.
The Pre-Conference activities (27.–28.06.2017) will be hosted by the
Université Paris Diderot – Paris 7.

CfP follows in autumn.

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29. September - 1. October 2016

(H)acktivism and Participation? On the Political Dimension of the Digital

Marburg, Germany

5th International Working Conference of the Commission for “Digitization in Every Day Life” in the German Society for Cultural Anthropology and Folklore Studies. 29th September – 1st October 2016.

Venue: Institute for European Ethnology/Cultural Science, Deutschhausstr. 3, 35032 Marburg, Germany

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29. September - 1. October 2016

Spiele spielen --- 3. Mainzer Symposium der Sozial- und Kulturwissenschaften

Mainz, Germany

Das Forschungszentrum Sozial- und Kulturwissenschaften Mainz (SoCuM) veranstaltet vom 29. September bis 1. Oktober 2016 das 3. Mainzer Symposium der Sozial- und Kulturwissenschaften. Die Veranstaltung wird von der Arbeitsgruppe Performance and Media Studies ausgerichtet und trägt den Titel „Spiele spielen“.

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30. September - 1. October 2016

Extending Play 3

New Brunswick, NJ, USA

Sept. 30-Oct. 1, 2016

I'm pleased to announce that the third installment of our conference, Extending Play, will take place in Rutgers University-New Brunswick's Busch Campus Center, from September 30 to October 1, 2016.

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1. October 2016.

30 years of Pixar Animation Studios – Symposium

London (10.12.2016)

Saturday 10th December 2016, King’s College London

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1. October 2016.

Gesture in East European Cinema

Journal issue

Call for Submissions 2017

The online academic journal APPARATUS invites applications for a themed issue on the concept of gesture in film and film theory with the focus on Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe. It is to be published in autumn 2017.

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1. October 2016.

Geek Feminism

Ed. collection

Geek girls exist. But it wasn’t until a packed San Diego Comi-Con panel in 2010 actually entitled “Geek Girls Exist” that the ramifications of this fact began to be realized ...

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1. October 2016.

Game Studies Area -- 2017 PCA/ACA

San Diego, CA, USA (12.-15.4.2017)

The Game Studies area of the National Popular Culture Association and the American Culture Association Conference invites proposals for papers and panels on games and game studies for the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association National Conference to be held April 12th through April 15th, 2017 at the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina, San Diego CA.

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1. October 2016.

Fan Culture and Theory --- panel, PCA/ACA 2017

San Diego, CA, USA (12.-15.4.2017)

Ppopular Culture Association
April 12-15 2017, San Diego
Call for Papers

Deadline: October 1, 2016

Proposals for both panels and individual papers are now being accepted for all aspects of Fan Culture and Theory, including, but not limited to, the following areas:

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