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

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 inmediares@gsu.edu for more information on how to propose a theme week.