Current Calls

In Media Res Calls for Proposals 

Want to be a Theme Week Coordinator? - Deadline: Rolling

Politics & Horror - Deadline: May 25, 2018

World Cup 2018 - Deadline: June 1, 2018

Indie Games - Deadline: August 13, 2018

Remediation - Deadline: September August 20

Cosplay, Crossplay & Genderswap Cosplay - Deadline: August 27, 2018

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 for more information on how to propose a theme week.