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7.-13. June 2021

Transitions: Moving Images and Bodies—The NECS 2021 Conference — Hosted by the University of Palermo

ONLINE

UPDATE – NECS 2021 CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT

 

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21.-23. April 2021

Death Online Research Symposium #5

via Zoom

April 21-23 2021, now fully on Zoom. - Registration now open.

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22. April 2021.

Roundtable: The role of the “very special episode” in the television industry

via Zoom

Dear Console-ing Passions community,

We are excited to announce CP’s next collaboration with the SCMS TV Studies SIG!

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22.-23. April 2021

Sugar and Spice and the Not So Nice: Comics Picturing Girlhood

Ghent, Belgium / ONLINE

April 22-23 2021

https://www.comics.ugent.be/sugar-spice-and-the-not-so-nice/

This week Ghent University is hosting a symposium focused on comparative constructions of girlhood in comics. Registration is still open. Please check the website for the full programme.

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22. April 2021.

Lecture: Undō Shōjo: Representations of Schoolgirls and Sports in Prewar Japanese Girls Magazines

Online via Zoom (5:30pm CT)

Thursday, April 22, 2021, 5:30 PM CT, via Zoom

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23. April 2021.

Talk: 'A Failed Film Project in Austria: Interwar Star Franziska Gaal’s Unmade Post-War Comeback'

via Zoom (14:00 - 15:00 BST

“A Failed Film Project in Austria: Interwar Star Franziska Gaal’s Unmade Post-War Comeback”

Friday 23 April 2021, 1400-1530 (BST)

Please join us for a forthcoming talk on unmade film by Dr Hanja Dämon, sponsored by the BAFTSS New Connections programme. If you would like to attend the talk, please could you sign up via Eventbrite:

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23. April 2021.

The Politics of Close Analysis, and its Object

Journal issue

Movie: A Journal of Film Criticism

Call for submissions: 

Issue 10 Themed Dossier: The Politics of Close Analysis, and its Object

What should be the object of writing on film and television aesthetics at this contemporary moment? 

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25. April 2021.

Romance, Revolution and Reform, Vol. 4 'Transnationalism' [Early cinema, pre-cinema, film history...]

Journal issue

Call for Papers – Relevant to EARLY CINEMA STUDIES, FILM HISTORY, PRE-CINEMA, FILM EXHIBITION, GLOBAL CINEMAS, etc.

The interdisciplinary peer-reviewed journal /Romance, Revolution and Reform/ is preparing for its fourth themed issue on ‘Transnationalism’ (see attached PDF).

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25. April 2021.

Broadcasting Beyond Adaptation: Revisiting the Television and Literature Debate

Ed. collection

The editors of a forthcoming collection on literature and television titled Broadcasting Beyond Adaptation: Revisiting the Television and Literature Debate invite abstract proposals for potential chapters on intersections of Māori/te reo television and literature.

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