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CP Executive Board Letter to the AAUP in Support of Board Member Melissa Click

The Console-ing Passions executive board has written a letter to the American Association of University Professors in response to the University of Missouri’s recent firing of CP board member and colleague, Professor Melissa Click. The CP board is asking for an investigation of that university’s egregious lack of conformity with its own as well as the AAUP’s principles and policies […]

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CFP: 2017 Stimpson Prize for Outstanding Feminist Scholarship

  CFP: 2017 Stimpson Prize for Outstanding Feminist Scholarship Catharine Stimpson Prize The University of Chicago Press is pleased to announce the competition for the 2015 Catharine Stimpson Prize for Outstanding Feminist Scholarship.  Named in honor of the founding editor of Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society, the Catharine Stimpson Prize is designed to recognize excellence and innovation in the […]

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Pocket Feminist

Introducing the Pocket Feminist! Pocket Feminist is getting ready for Console-ing Passions next month and busily connecting with her fellow feminists from around the world. Download and print your own and send us captioned photos of her conference prep and feminist struggle. Email, Tweet (#PocketFeminist) or Facebook us your pictures at consoleingpassions2015@gmail.com, @CPDublin2015, http://www.facebook.com/ConsoleingPassions2015. We’ll share the highlights every day. […]

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Media, Sexism and Education: A Roundtable Panel Discussion

Media, Sexism and Education: A Roundtable Panel Discussion Monday 22nd June 2015 4:00-6.30pm University of Leicester The Media and Gender Research Cluster at the University of Leicester and the MeCCSA Women’s Media Studies Network brings together a number of key thinkers for an important debate about the evolving role of media technologies at the nexus of sexism and education. We want […]

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[CP-list] Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship in Television/Media Studies

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Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship in Television/Media Studies

Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship in Television/Media Studies in the Program in Film & Media Studies Essential Functions Washington University in St. Louis invites applications for a Post-Doctoral Teaching Fellowship in television/electronic media studies. Applications will be accepted from scholars who can address issues in television studies or whose work engages with historical questions of media culture and convergence. This position is […]

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CFP: Different Games 2015 @ NYU

Submit to Different Games 2015! Different Games, the first conference on inclusivity and diversity in games, invites participants for its 2015 edition at NYU’s Polytechnic School of Engineering, located in Brooklyn, NY, on Friday April 3 and Saturday April 4. After a hugely successful 2nd year that welcomed 40­-some speakers, dozens of original games and more than 300 attendees, Different […]

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[CP-list] CFP: Different Games 2015 @ NYU, deadline Feb. 1

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[CP-list] Fwd: CFP: UCSB Media Fields Conference 2015

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CFP: Chapters wanted for Orange is the New Black anthology

We are looking for submissions for chapters for a co-edited volume on the Netflix series, Orange is the New Black. There are two specific areas that need to be covered: Consuming OITNB: New Tele-visual Formats, Binge-Watching, and Female Audiences  This chapter would place the show in the context of new media technologies and examines the political economy of the show’s production […]

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