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    SCMS Call For Papers – Chicago 2013

    SCMS Call For Papers – Chicago 2013

    This message is to invite you to consider proposing a paper, panel, or workshop to be sponsored by the Urban Studies group within the Society for Cinema and Media Studies (SCMS), for the next annual SCMS conference, which will take place in Chicago, 6-10 March, 2013. Whether or not you have presented at SCMS before, […]

    August SIG update, no. 2

    August SIG update, no. 2

    Hello all – Pardon the frequency of emails recently; as longtime members of the SIG will know, August and March tend to be the busiest times of the year for us, given that so much of the SIG business is wrapped up in the SCMS conference cycle. We wanted to follow up on the last […]

    Text of August SIG Update

    Text of August SIG Update

    Hello all –   The application deadline for SCMS is rapidly approaching, and we wanted to get back in touch with the membership of the SIG to publicize the various urban-related calls for papers that were circulated on the SCMS message board. A big thanks to Josh Gleich, our grad student rep, for his hard […]

    Winter 2011 newsletter available

    Winter 2011 newsletter available

    The Winter 2011 newsletter – special SCMS edition! – was sent out to Urban Studies SIG members today. A copy can be found here, or under the Documents -> Newsletters heading on the site.

    New syllabus added

    New syllabus added

    Thanks to Nathan Holmes, who has generously donated his syllabus for the course “Cinema and the City” to our growing library of course documents. As always, please feel free to contact us at editor@cinemamediaandurbanstudies.com if you would like to contribute to the site.

    SCMS Call For Papers – Chicago 2013
    SCMS Call For Papers – Chicago 2013

    This message is to invite you to consider proposing a paper, panel, or workshop to be sponsored by the Urban Studies group within the Society for Cinema and Media Studies (SCMS), for the next annual SCMS conference, which will take place in Chicago, 6-10 March, 2013. Whether or not you have presented at SCMS before, […]

    August SIG update, no. 2
    August SIG update, no. 2

    Hello all – Pardon the frequency of emails recently; as longtime members of the SIG will know, August and March tend to be the busiest times of the year for us, given that so much of the SIG business is wrapped up in the SCMS conference cycle. We wanted to follow up on the last […]

    Text of August SIG Update
    Text of August SIG Update

    Hello all –   The application deadline for SCMS is rapidly approaching, and we wanted to get back in touch with the membership of the SIG to publicize the various urban-related calls for papers that were circulated on the SCMS message board. A big thanks to Josh Gleich, our grad student rep, for his hard […]

    Winter 2011 newsletter available
    Winter 2011 newsletter available

    The Winter 2011 newsletter – special SCMS edition! – was sent out to Urban Studies SIG members today. A copy can be found here, or under the Documents -> Newsletters heading on the site.

    New syllabus added
    New syllabus added

    Thanks to Nathan Holmes, who has generously donated his syllabus for the course “Cinema and the City” to our growing library of course documents. As always, please feel free to contact us at editor@cinemamediaandurbanstudies.com if you would like to contribute to the site.

    More Syllabi added
    More Syllabi added

    Thanks to Amy Corbin, Shannon Mattern, Jennifer Peterson, and Pamela Wojcik for sharing their syllabi with the site – you can find them listed under the syllabi tab at the top of the page, or at this link. We always welcome more contributors – please get in touch with us at editor@cinemamediaandurbanstudies.com if you have […]


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