Current Calls

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

In Media Res schedule for Spring 2023 is already full. We will update this page with calls for theme weeks for Fall 2023.

Academics, journalists, critics, media professionals, and fans are all welcome to submit proposals.

The actual piece should include: (1) a clip between 30-seconds to 3-minutes, several images, or a slideshow; and (2) a 300 to 350-word response to/contextualization of your clip, images, or slideshow.

Have a suggestion for a theme week? Please email us at for more information on how to propose a theme week.  

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