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MEDIA AND BELIEF: RELIGION, AUTHORITY, VISION, 19 June 2009, American University of Paris

Second Annual New York University/The American University of Paris Symposium sponsored by NYU Department of Media, Culture, and Communication – The Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and...

Richard Wilson RA: Film in the Summer Exhibition, 12 June, 6.30–7.30pm, Royal Academy, London

Evening Lecture Friday 12 June, 6.30–7.30pm Internationally acclaimed sculptor Richard Wilson RA discusses his curatorship of the Summer Exhibition's first gallery dedicated to film. He is...

Envisaging Death: Visual Culture and Dying, 26 June 2009, University of Birmingham

Death is everywhere yet nowhere in Western culture. Corpses litter Hollywood film; the threat of violence propels most mainstream narratives; the recently-recovered or slowly dying make...

AN EVENING TO MARK THE 20th ANNIVERSARY OF THE TIANANMEN SQUARE MASSACRE - SCREENING PLUS DISCUSSION 'The Gate of Heavenly Peace' 4 June 2009, Prince Charles Cinema

THE GATE OF HEAVENLY PEACE + DISCUSSION WITH ANTONY THOMAS director of 'TANK MAN' and TIAN AI ZHANG director of 'CULTURAL REVOLUTION II' Thursday 4th June, 7.30pm The Prince Charles Cinema, WC2H...

Media and the Inner World An AHRC funded Research Network, 'The Reparative Spaces of Radio' 19 June 2009, London

We thought that you might be interested in our next round table discussion entitled The Reparative Spaces of Radio to be held in London on Friday 19th June (details below and on our website)....

One-Day Seminar Social Media: Uses and Abuses, 26 June 2009, University of Leicester

The Media and Communications department at the University of Leicester is organising a one day interdisciplinary event on the uses and abuses of social media. PhD submissions are invited. The...

“The Exploitation of Television Formats: Intellectual property and non-lawbased strategies”, 16 June 2009, Fremantlemedia Ltd, London W1

Bournemouth University and Fremantlemedia Ltd. present an ESRC funded Dissemination Seminar "The Exploitation of Television Formats: Intellectual property and non-law based strategies" on June...

CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION IN CHINESE MEDIA, 22-23 June 2009, University of Westminster

China Media Centre Conference University of Westminster 22-23 June 2009 University of Westminster, 115 New Cavendish Street, London, W1W 6UW The China Media Centre conference will take place...

European Experimental Television, 5 - 6 June 2009, Birkbeck Cinema, 43 Gordon Square, London WC1

A weekend conference with screenings and sessions on French, British, German and Polish experimental TV programmes and films, mainly from the 1970s and 80s. Speakers include: Prof Ian Christie...

Northernness: Ideas and Images of the North in Visual Culture, 25 - 26 June 2009, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne

Whether it is thought of as northern Britain, northern Europe or the Arctic, the north is increasingly becoming the focus of academic and artistic attention. Seeking to discover why this might be...

‘MEDIA COVERAGE OF THE WAR ON GAZA: Propaganda, public opinion and foreign policy’, 20 June 2009, SOAS, London

CAMMRO's 5th International Conference Date: Saturday 20th June 2009 Venue: School of Oriental & African Studies (SOAS) University of London, Lecture Theatre V211 Vernon Square Campus, Penton...

The Downturn. Whose story now? 26 June 2009, University of Salford

CALL FOR PAPERS deadline: 8 May 2009 The rapid change in economic fortunes over the past few months has produced the usual stories from familiar sources – the financial districts, big urban...

Envisaging Death: Visual Culture and Dying, 26 June 2009, University of Birmingham

deadline: 30 April 2009 Death is everywhere yet nowhere in Western culture. Corpses litter Hollywood film; the threat of violence propels most mainstream narratives; the recently-recovered or...

CFP: Condition Critical: Health Care, Marketising Reforms and the Media, 17-20 June 2009, Coventry University

deadline: 2 March 2009 A conference called by the International Association of Health Policy in Europe (IAHPE) with the support of Coventry University's School of Art and Design and Faculty of...

CFP: Porn Cultures: Regulation, Political Economy, and Technology 15/16 June 2009, University of Leeds

deadline extended to : 20 March 2009 The Centre for International Communication Research (CICR) the Media Industries Research Centre (MIRC) and the Institute of Communications Studies at the...

CFP: Politics and policies of communications and cultures: National, Transnational and Global Perspectives, 12 June 2009, University of Leeds

deadline: 3 April 2009 3rd Annual PhD Conference Friday 12th June 2009: 9 – 4 PM Institute of Communication Studies, University of Leeds, UK Communication politics and policies are dominant...

The Ends of Television Logics/Perspectives/Entanglements, 29 June - 1 July 2009

deadline: 26 February 2009 Venue: Amsterdam, the Netherlands The Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis (ASCA) and the Department of Media Studies of the Universiteit van Amsterdam invite papers...

'Comics in the Frame' - Third International Comedy Conference, 4/5 June 2009

deadline: 19 January 2009 Venue: University of Salford The School of Media, Music and Performance & The Adelphi Research Institute present the 3RD ANNUAL University of Salford INTERNATIONAL...

Locating Media (Lund, Sweden, 25-8 June 2009)

Deadline: 31 January 2009 (for panel proposals: 30 November 2008) Contact: conference@necs-initiative.org. Details: NECS 2009 - The Lund Conference 'Locating Media' Lund, Sweden, June 25-28,...

Internet Attractions: online video and user-generated ephemera, (23-24 June 2009)

deadline: 10th December 2008 AHRC workshop on ephemeral media, University of Nottingham, 23-24 June 2009 Visit the website. Key speakers: Professor Nick Couldry (Goldsmiths), Professor Barbara...