In Media Res Call for Proposals -
Flyover States & Representations of the U.S. Midwest - Deadline: December 16
Copyleft - Deadline: December 16
Media Hoaxes - Deadline: December 21
Destruction + Spectacle - Deadline: January 4
Sports and Controversy - Deadline: January 10
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 for Spring 2014? Please email us at email@example.com for more information on how to propose a theme week.