In Media Res Calls for Proposals
Want to be a Theme Week Coordinator? - Deadline: Rolling
Sports and Politics in the US - Deadline: March 25
MCU Retrospective - Deadline: April 8
Mental Health & Media - Deadline: April 15
Motherhood & Parenting in Media - Deadline: April 22
Fandom & Race - Deadline: April 29
Self-Mediation in Contemporary Narrative Media - Deadline: May 1
Media Collaborations - Deadline: May 13
Hideo Kojima - Deadline: July 15
Modern Telethon - Deadline: August 5
Infertility in Media - Deadline: August 19
Platform Policies - Deadline: September 2
Tabletop Gaming - Deadline: September 30
Academics, journalists, critics, media professionals and fans are all welcome to submit proposals.
The actual piece should include a 30-second to 3-minute clip, an image, or a slideshow accompanied by a 300 to 350 word response to/contextualization of the clip, image, or slideshow. In addition to curating your piece, you will be asked to engage with the other pieces presented that week as a means of fostering discussion and further fleshing out the individual topic in relation to the week's theme.
Have a suggestion for a theme week? Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on how to propose a theme week.