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Screenworks Editorial Opportunities

Two exciting new posts, ideal for a media practice postgraduate interested in developing editorial skills and an understanding of the academic publishing process, with Screenworks, the peer-reviewed online journal of Screen Media Practice Research. 1. Editorial Support Assistant You will be responsible for the smooth-running of the editorial process, including: attending quarterly editorial meetings (via […]

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Automating Creativity

Sy Taffel’s thought-provoking documentary Automating Creativity explores how workers in the creative industries and academics who study technology and culture understand the existing and emerging relationships between automation and creativity, and how these relationships inform contemporary communication, media and culture. Taking the recent surge of interest in digital automation as his starting point, Taffel constructs a pointed […]

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The Norwegian Institute Rome

We’re delighted to announce the publication of our first entry in Volume 10.1, Anna Ulrikke Andersen’s captivating The Norwegian Institute in Rome, which uses techniques from the essay film and its form to approach architectural history, this meticulous work poses questions about the use of film as architectural history and, including authorial intervention in the […]

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Call for Practice: Practice Pedagogy Special Issue

Call for Practice – Joint Special issue: Practice Pedagogy For joint publication in Screenworks Volume 9.2 and Journal of Media Practice and Education Volume 20: Issue 4, Dec 2019. This special edition will be a collaboration across Screenworks and the Journal of Media Practice and Education, building on and extending our joint history of publishing […]

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Archival Challenges of Practice Research Publication

In addition to the formative peer-review process and opportunities for knowledge exchange that are afforded by academic journals, another key publishing incentive is the preservation of one’s work. Findings presented in journals are traditionally indexed and archived in libraries, kept safe and accessible for future researchers to build upon in their contribution to knowledge. For […]

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Calling Submissions for Volume 9.1

We are calling for submissions for Volume 9.1. This is a rolling volume, which means we will publish work as soon as it has successfully gone through the peer-review process. We’re looking for academic filmmaking in the broadest sense: encompassing moving image work on film, video and new media platforms. We feel strongly that the function of Screenworks is to provide […]

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Screenworks is Expanding

We are excited to announced that Screenworks is expanding! We are welcoming three new Associate Editors to our Editorial Board: Lucy Leake (Plymouth College of Art), Elan Gamaker (Roehampton) and Jimmy Hay (University of Bristol), who bring a wealth of experience and complimentary skills to the team. They join Editor Dr Charlotte Crofts (Associate Professor Filmmaking, UWE Bristol), and Associate Editors Dr Nariman Massoumi (University of Bristol) and Alex Nevill (PhD Candidate at UWE Bristol)…

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BAFTSS Awards 2018

The BAFTSS Awards are now accepting submissions from members of BAFTSS in the following categories for the Awards ceremony at the Annual Conference in 2018 at the University of Kent. Best Monograph Best Edited Collection. This includes both books and special issues of journals. Editors must be BAFTSS members; contributors need not be. Best Practice […]

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Can fiction filmmaking be research?

The majority of our submissions to Screenworks are either auto-ethnographic films, documentaries, experimental or poetic films – all of which are contributing new knowledge to the field and expanding our understanding of filmmaking. However, there is a dearth of narrative film submissions which has caused me to wonder – why we don’t we receive as many fiction films? Is […]

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AHRC Research in Film Awards – Deadline Approaches!

The Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) is launching its 2017 Research in Film Awards to find new and emerging talent that straddle the worlds of both filmmaking and arts and humanities research (for work made since 1 April 2016). PLEASE NOTE: The deadline for submissions is 4pm on 6th July 2017. The AHRC’s Research […]

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We’re hiring – Associate Editor/s Wanted

Screenworks is looking for a new Associate Editor to join our ranks as, sadly, the wonderful Steve Presence is leaving us at the end of the Radical Filmmaking special issue (due Sept 2017). Essential: You will be a film / screen practitioner with an understanding of screen media practice (as) research You will have a […]

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Call for Practice – Screenworks special issue: Digital Ecologies and the Anthropocene

This special issue of Screenworks, the online publication of practice-research in film and screen media, invites all practice researchers with an interest in Digital Ecologies and the Anthropocene to submit works that explore the multiple interpretations and intersections of these themes. Contemporary technologies are crucial in enabling human life and culture to function as well as realising the production […]

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