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February 5, 2014

Call for Papers for the Special issue of Critical Studies in Television

Arts & Humanities Research Council (AHRC) invites proposals for articles for a special issue of Critical Studies in Television:‘ Spaces of Television: Production, Site and Style’ to be published in Autumn 2015. The journal issue emerges from a research project of the same name, investigating television fiction produced in the UK from 1955-94 and analysing how…

January 9, 2014

Call for Papers: Television Histories in (Post)Socialist Europe

VIEW Journal of European Television History and Culture Vol. 3, Issue 05. Deadline for abstracts: February 1st, 2014. Deadline for full papers: 15 March, 2014. While recent comparative and transnational approaches in the field of European television history have demonstrated the need for (post)socialist television histories in Europe, there is currently limited scholarship dedicated to…

January 9, 2014

EUscreenXL presents issue 04 of VIEW Journal

VIEW Journal of European Television History and Culture Vol. 2, Issue 04: The Hidden Professions of Television We know little about the ‘behind the scenes’ of television. The fourth issue of VIEW provides a rich and eclectic series of contributions from which a lot can be learnt about its ‘hidden’ professions. VIEW, the Journal of…

December 12, 2013

“Television News Channels in Europe” Report

The European Audiovisual Observatory has published a new report on the TV news market in Europe (covering 38 countries). The entire 100-page report is free to download here. This report provides an overview of the types of channels both national and international, the balance between public and private, and the dominant languages of news channels in Europe.  This…

November 6, 2013

Public Service 3.0 International conference on the current transformation of broadcast television

20-21 November 2013, Filmhuset (Stockholm, Sweden) Organizers: Ib Bondebjerg & Patrick Vonderau Department for Media Studies (IMS), Stockholm University Department of Media, Cognition and Communication, University of Copenhagen Keynote Speakers: James Bennett (Royal Holloway, University of London) Bridget Conor (King’s College, London) Toby Miller (UC Riverside) Television production, distribution and consumption are currently undergoing major…

October 25, 2013

Call for Paper: ReClaiming Participation | Technology, Mediation & Collectivity Conference

Participation has become the key issue in popular, economic, and academic notions of New Media. The conference seeks to examine and unravel the debates of the “Participation Age”, rejecting a mere appraisal of the impact of contemporary media on participation. Instead of perpetuating euphoric visions of social “all-inclusion”, web democracy and collaboration as well as pessimistic views of exclusion, top-down hierarchy and the “digital divide”, we aim to reclaim collectivity as an effect of technological, historical and political conditions and practices.