CFP: The Horror of Relations: A Dark Philosophy of Interdependence Through Film

NEPCA Commentary   We came across this on Boston-Area Digital Humanities Listserv, which if you're not a part of, you really should be.  There's lots of great projects being shared there as well as many (free) events and conferences on digital humanities in the greater Boston area. CFP  The idea of interdependence is all around us. … Continue reading CFP: The Horror of Relations: A Dark Philosophy of Interdependence Through Film

CFP: Americana

Americana: The Institute for the Study of American Popular Culture invites submissions in American Studies and American popular culture for our journal. DEADLINE: 1 June 2018 for the Spring 2018 edition of Americana: The Journal of American Popular Culture, 1900 to present We welcome a variety of critical appraoches on subject matter such as film, television, streaming … Continue reading CFP: Americana

Poetics and Politics of Video Games CFP

For its thirtieth issue, InVisible Culture: An Electronic Journal for Visual Culture invites scholarly articles and creative works that address the poetics and politics of video games. 20 years ago Janet H. Murray’s Hamlet on the Holodeck and Espen Aarseth’s Cybertext: Perspectives on Ergodic Literature began a conversation to theorize the aesthetics of video games. Since these foundational texts, game studies has … Continue reading Poetics and Politics of Video Games CFP

CFP: Sports and Sexual Violation

CFP: “The Psychology and History of Sexual Violation in Sport and Its Condemnation” by Bob Lentz Journal: Clio’s Psyche, Fall 2018 Special Feature Issue Due Date: April 30, 2018 Why has sexual violation by powerful men in sport (recently gymnastics, previously hockey)—covered up, denied, suppressed, and repressed for so long—become a powerful theme in the American media since the … Continue reading CFP: Sports and Sexual Violation

Sports and Resistance CFP

Callaloo invites complete submissions for a special issue devoted to the interdisciplinary examination of sports guest edited by Eric Henderson (Stratagem Entertainment), Miya Knights (Middleton-On-Sea, UK), John McCluskey, Jr. (Indiana University), and Pellom McDaniels III (Emory University). Project Description It should come as no surprise that someone like Colin Kaepernick has emerged from the age of … Continue reading Sports and Resistance CFP