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
Celebrity Podcasts - Deadline: July 15
Hideo Kojima - Deadline: July 22
Popular Deconstructions - Deadline: August 2
Modern Telethon - Deadline: August 5
Courtroom Dramas - Deadline: August 9
Agatha Christie - Deadline: August 30
Infertility in Media - Deadline: August 19
9/11 Generation - Deadline: August 23
Live Event Programming - Deadline: September 9
Tabletop Gaming - Deadline: September 30
Biopics - Deadline: October 7
Platform Policies - Deadline: October 18
Female Horror Directors - Deadline: October 18
Media Collaborations - Deadline: October 25
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.