Fwd: CFP: Negotiating the Mediascape

From: Roger Beebe (email suppressed)
Date: Tue Oct 30 2007 - 07:32:45 PDT


More for those who are interested in the intersections between
scholarship & practice...

FYI,
R.

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> From: Mary Beth Haralovich <email suppressed>
> Date: October 28, 2007 2:36:17 PM EDT
> To: email suppressed
> Subject: CFP: Negotiating the Mediascape
> Reply-To: Mary Beth Haralovich <email suppressed>
>
> --CALL FOR PAPERS--
>
> Negotiating the Mediascape
>
> -- Theory and Practice Interchange in Contemporary Media --
>
> A one-day conference exploring the relationships between theory and
> practice in
> a changing media environment.
>
> Friday 2 May 2008
>
> Department of Media, Canterbury Christ Church University
>
> Recent developments in film, radio, television, the press and the
> internet have
> radically transformed the mediascape. This has brought about
> various challenges
> to established modes of critical enquiry, and our understanding of the
> relationship between media theory and practice. Negotiating the
> Mediascape
> seeks to address these changing relationships.
>
> We are seeking proposals for 20 minute presentations, including
> sonic, visual
> and audiovisual media art, which explore theory-practice
> interchange in
> contemporary media.
>
> Topics for consideration might include (but are not limited to):
>
> practising media theory and theorising media practice
> time, space and place in networked media
> collaboration, participation and co-habitation in networked
> media
> producing and studying artefacts in a dematerialised
> mediascape
> media landscapes and soundscapes
> practice as research
> public participation in the mediascape and user-generated
> content
> regulating the mediascape
> the amateur archive
> changing notions of professionalism
> interdisciplinary approaches to media theory and practice
> politics, identity and the mediascape
> theory, practice and pedagogy
> the new mediascape - radical change or makeover?
>
> Submit 200 word proposals by 14 January 2008 to Dr Andy Birtwistle,
> Department
> of Media, Canterbury Christ Church University, Canterbury, Kent,
> CT1 1QU.
> Email (address suppressed)
>
> Please include your name, affiliation (where appropriate), home and
> office
> telephone numbers, postal and email addresses with your proposal.
>
> Please include any A/V requirements with your submission.
>
> http://www.canterbury.ac.uk/arts-humanities/media/
>
>
>
>
> Mary Beth Haralovich, Ph.D.
> Professor
> Director, Media Arts Internship Program
> Head, Producing Division
>
> School of Media Arts
> Marshall Bldg. RM 220
> 845 N. Park Ave.
> PO BOX 210158B
> University of Arizona
> Tucson, AZ 85721
>
> 520 621-7800 phone
> 520 621-9662 fax
> email suppressed

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