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Monday, 16 January 2012

Journeys across media: call for conference papers

Journeys Across Media: Time Tells
19th April 2012
University of Reading (Film, Theatre and Televison)

Call for papers - deadline Friday 3rd February
Time Tells: Temporal Excavations in Film, Theatre and Television

JAM (Journeys Across Media2012 is celebrating its 10th anniversary with the theme of time. The conference seeks to address issues of time in film, theatre, television, and more widely in performance, media and art, and initiate discussions about the temporal across disciplines, practices and fields of research.

This is a call for postgraduates engaging in contemporary discourses around time to submit papers for the JAM 2012conference; topics may include, but are not restricted to:

Perception of time
Time and memory
Spatialisation of time/Time-Space
Cinematic time
Time and technology
Time and New Media
The archive
Revivals, Anniversary Productions, Retrospectives and Re-enactments
Sequels, Series and Recurring Characters
The Evolution of the Spectator in Time
Endurance Art
Debates on Ephemerality within performance
The experience and performance of Duration
Time-based performance
Please see Whittaker Live's CFP - Call for Papers page, for further details.

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