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

Incompleteness of the Landscape in Video Games: Deadline: December 12 (Extended)

The Legacy of Gamergate: Deadline: January 30

Death Positive Media: Deadline: Deadline: February 6

House of the Dragon: Deadline: March 27


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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