In Media Res Calls for Proposals
(Please click the theme week title to view the call.)
Want to be a Theme Week Coordinator? - Deadline: Rolling
Blerds - Deadline: January 24
Galentine's Day - Deadline January 27
Esports - Deadline: February 3
Exploring Citizenship - Deadline: February 14
Premium Blackness - Deadline: February 16
Female Comedians - Deadline: February 24
Royal Coverage - Deadline: March 23
Streaming Wars - Deadline: April 24
Canadian Comedies - Deadline: May 4
Queerness in Games - Deadline: May 11
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.