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January 29, 2013

Transnational Mediascapes Conference

The conference ‘Transnational Mediascapes: Sound and Vision in Europe’ will take place at the Department of Media and Performing Arts of the Catholic University of Milan on May 14th-15th, 2013. Abstracts are invited for contributions to the two main topics of the conference: Day 1: Transnational Television: Towards a Comparative TV History / Day 2: Transnational Soundscapes: Sound and the Media in Europe.

October 23, 2012

Calls for Papers on Commercial Television, Private Television and Waste

1. Call for papers: Moving at Different Speeds Comunicazioni sociali, I, 2013. Monographic issue: Moving at Different Speeds. The Commercialization of Television Systems in Europe and its Consequences. Co-editors: Massimo Scaglioni, Luca Barra (Università Cattolica di Milano). Accepted languages: English, Italian, and French This special issue of Comunicazioni sociali will analyze the gradual diffusion of…

October 22, 2012

The Olympic Television Studies Seminar

On September 28th, 2012 the Television Studies Commission of the International Federation of Television Archives, FIAT/IFTA, organised a one-day seminar at the British Film Institute in London. It was the second international television studies seminar organized by the TSC, after the first one took place in Paris at l’Institut National de l’ Audiovisuel in 2010….

October 1, 2012

Report on the Final EUscreen Conference, Part 1 of 2

EUscreen organised its final conference on September 13 and 14, focusing on Television Heritage and the Web. We looked back on lessons learned, showcased the achievements of the project and looked at the road ahead. This conference report wraps up the conference topics and debates and was jointly edited by Brecht Declerq, Florian Delabie, Berber Hagedoorn, Yves Niederhäuser, Elke Poppe, Katja Šturm and Erwin Verbruggen.

September 17, 2012

Registration open for FIAT/IFTA Television Studies Seminar

Registration is now open for the second international Television Studies Seminar, hosted by the BFI (British Film Institute) at its South Bank premises in London on September 28th, 2012. Attending the event is free, but registration is required at: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/4169035698. The seminar will present academic papers based on research conducted in FIAT/IFTA member archives and…

September 5, 2012

Researching Film and Television Through the Archive

The one-day multi-disciplinary symposium Researching Film and Television Through the Archive, jointly hosted on November 9th 2012 by University of Warwick’s Department of Film and Television Studies and the Institute of Advanced Study, will explore the practices and implications of researching film and television through the archive. Making the archive the basis of a project…

September 3, 2012

Reminder: European TV Memories – Call for papers

Reminder: deadline is September 6th, 2012 CALL FOR PAPERS Journal of European Television History and Culture Vol. 2, Issue 3: ‘European TV Memories’ The Journal of European Television History and Culture (http://journal.euscreen.eu) welcomes paper proposals for its third issue dedicated to ‘European TV Memories’ and guest-edited by Jérôme Bourdon (Tel Aviv University) and Berber Hagedoorn (Utrecht University). The journal is…

August 8, 2012

CFP: Television for Women

Television for Women: An International Conference: Call for Papers University of Warwick, Coventry, UK, 15th-17th May 2013 Keynote Speakers: Charlotte Brunsdon, Christine Geraghty, Kathleen Karlyn and Lynn Spigel At the culmination of the AHRC-funded project, A History of Television for Women in Britain, 1947-89, the project team (Dr. Mary Irwin, Dr. Rachel Moseley and Dr….

July 27, 2012

CfP: Moving at Different Speeds

Call for papers for Comunicazioni sociali, I, 2013 The Commercialization of Television Systems in Europe and its Consequences Monographic issue. Accepted languages: English, Italian, and French Issue Co-editors: Massimo Scaglioni, Luca Barra (Università Cattolica di Milano) One of the most compelling and current challenges for television studies is to work on the edge of national and…

May 21, 2012

CfP: FIAT/IFTA Television Studies Seminar – Deadline 25 May

The International Television Studies Seminar, hosted by the British Film Institute at its South Bank premises London on September 28th 2012, will present academic papers based on research conducted in FIAT/IFTA member archives and illustrated by extracts provided by those archives. Paper proposals should include a brief abstract and details of arrangements made with the…