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Conferences & Calls
CFPs for Post-Colonial Identity, Fan Financing, & Spike Lee Theme Weeks - In Media Res
In Media Res has announced a call for proposals on the topic of Post-Colonial Identity. The deadline for proposals is Friday, November 10, 2017. Here is a link to the CFP: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1CbX5XhYveCrWvYj9S4bJSvWas1aACFok85AeDSYPE3Y/edit
In Media Res is also accepting proposals on the subject of the topic of Fan Financing. The deadline for proposals is Friday, November 17, 2017. Here is the CFP: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1I799xwAKPyOH2bR7JQh9ROtL_uHcNAiUZYPuickX5l4/edit
In Media Res is also accepting proposals on the topic of Spike Lee. The deadline for proposals is Monday, November 27, 2017. Here is the CFP: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1rMpLQLJDWEv09PL3cKj2UxvtVctcnixwMTkG7w4qHsY/edit
Proposals may be brief (one paragraph), but do be sure to describe the topic and key question(s) to be explored. Please submit your proposal by March 17th. If interested, please contact In Media Res ([log in to unmask]) with topic proposals or for more information about the theme. Be sure to include the name of the theme week you would like to be involved with in the subject line of the email.
Academics, journalists, critics, media professionals and fans are all welcome to submit proposals.
The actual piece will include either a 30-second to 3-minute clip, an image, or a slideshow that will be accompanied by a 300 to 350 word response to/contextualization of your clip, image, or slideshow. In addition to your piece, you will be expected to engage the other pieces presented that week to encourage discussion and further flesh out the individual topic in relation to the week’s theme.
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