Monthly Archives: May 2015

CFP: Gender and the Screenplay: Processes, Practices, Perspectives

A special issue of Networking Knowledge: Journal of the MeCCSA Postgraduate Network eds. Louise Sawtell and Stayci Taylor (RMIT University, Melbourne) While plenty has been written about gender representation on screen, much less has been written about gender in regards to screenplays. Emerging scholarly research around screenwriting practice often focuses on questions of the craft…
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Call For Papers Extension: A one-day symposium on The Films of Ivan Sen

University of Canberra, Friday 10 July 2015 Internationally acclaimed filmmaker Ivan Sen has written and directed a number of feature films including Beneath Clouds and Mystery Road, as well as Loveland, a sci-fi romance currently under-development. He is recognised for his low budget, minimal crew approach to filmmaking as well as his short films and…
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Call for Papers: Female Authorship in Contemporary Documentary Media

In conjunction with women’s increasing claim to equal societal rights and vocalisation on a global scale, women have also taken centre stage in the documentation of contemporary issues. Of course, this is not a new phenomenon per se; in terms of culture and scholarship women have been seeking to establish myriad voices and perspectives on…
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