From the Feeds [07-15-17]

CFPs of interest in this month’s feeds

Imagining War and Conflict in the Digital Age
Panel for SCMS 2018, Mar 14-18, 2018 in Toronto, Canada
https://networks.h-net.org/node/12840/discussions/186925/cfp-imagining-war-and-conflict-digital-age-scms-2018-mar-14-18
Deadline for submissions: Aug. 7, 2017; Contact: Carrie Andersen at candersen@utexas.edu

“Shut Up and Send Me More Pigs to Kill!”: Contemporary WWII Film
Panel for Northeast Modern Language Association, April 12-15, 2018 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
https://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/cfp/2017/07/11/shut-up-and-send-me-more-pigs-to-kill-contemporary-wwii-film
Deadline for submissions: Sept. 30, 2017; Contact: Brittany Hirth at Brittany_Hirth@uri.edu

Global Wars, Local Traumas
Panel for Northeast Modern Language Association, April 12-15, 2018 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
https://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/cfp/2017/06/28/global-wars-local-traumas-panel-nemla-convention-2018
Deadline for submissions: September 30, 2017 but earlier submissions appreciated; Contact: mazeem1@binghamton.edu

Captivity in War: a Global Perspective (19th and 20th Centuries)
Conference at the University of Bern, Switzerland, March 23-24, 2018
https://networks.h-net.org/node/12840/discussions/183311/captivity-war-global-perspective-19th-and-20th-centuries
Deadline for submissions: September 15, 2017; Contact: marcel.berni@vtg.admin.ch and tamara.braun@vtg.admin.ch

 


Articles and books of interest

Chao, Jenifer. “Portraits of the enemy: Visualizing the Taliban in a photography studio.Media, War & Conflict. Posted online on June 23, 2017. 1-20.

Cui, Xu and Eric Rothenbuhler. “Communicating Terror: Mediatization and Ritualization.” Television & New Media. Posted online on June 23, 2017. 1-8.

Nash, Kate. “Virtual reality witness: exploring the ethics of mediated presence.Studies in Documentary Film. Posted online on July 3, 2017. 1-13.

Puckett, Kent. War Pictures: Cinema, Violence, and Style in Britain, 1939-1945. New York: Fordham University Press, 2017.

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