Off the Rails: Animating Train Journeys

Animated Landscapes: History, Form and Function, a new anthology edited by Chris Pallant is now available from Bloomsbury Academic. Chris Pallant will Chair a panel at Fantasy / Animation: A Conference on Media, Medium and Genre at Kings College London on Friday 4th September 2015 featuring papers by chapter authors Malcolm Cook, Birgitta Hosea and James… Continue reading Off the Rails: Animating Train Journeys

Call for Papers: CONFIA 2015

Call for papers for CONFIA 2015 International Conference on Animation and Illustration in Braga, Portugal. Deadline extended till 31st January. This conference will be 10-12 April 2015 and with Suzanne Buchan, editor of Animation: Interdisciplinary Journal, as keynote speaker, it promises to be interesting. Conference website: http://www.confia.ipca.pt.

Calls for Papers: C.A.K.E. / BFX

Deadlines are approaching for two forthcoming conferences that invite proposals for papers on interdisciplinary themes related to animation. CALL FOR PAPERS ~ C.A.K.E. Edge Hill University 14th – 18th July 2014 In July 2014, Edge Hill University will be hosting a unique five-day festival and conference on Sino/UK creative animation practice research. C.A.K.E aims to provide… Continue reading Calls for Papers: C.A.K.E. / BFX

4th Animation Postgraduate Research Group / Graphic Novels Research Students Symposium

[Image by Penelope Mendonça, 2013] The Animation Postgraduate Research Group was set up in 2011 by Dr Paul Ward of the Arts University College at Bournemouth as a safe and supportive network in which MPhil/PhD students can exchange ideas and disseminate their research. To join the group and receive further information about this and future events,… Continue reading 4th Animation Postgraduate Research Group / Graphic Novels Research Students Symposium

Call for Papers: Animation / Graphic Novel Research Student Symposium, Saturday 23rd March 2013

Call for Papers: Animation / Graphic Novel Research Student Symposium, Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, University of the Arts London, Saturday 23rd March 2013 The Centre for Performance at Central Saint Martins warmly invites research students to submit proposals for the fourth animation PGR* research symposium, which will be extended for the first… Continue reading Call for Papers: Animation / Graphic Novel Research Student Symposium, Saturday 23rd March 2013