Estudios Irlandeses – Call for Contributions

From the editors of Estudios Irlandeses The editors would like to invite contributions for the annual 2014 Estudios Irlandeses review of Irish Film and TV. We’re now in our 9th year and have, during that period, developed a high quality, ‘first draft’ analysis of Irish film and TV from a range of perspectives including single […]

Call for Papers: Space and Place in European Cinema (NUIG)

CALL FOR PAPERS   Space and Place in European Cinema 2015 European Cinema Research Forum Annual Conference   Huston School of Film & Digital Media National University of Ireland, Galway 7th – 8th July 2015 The 15th European Cinema Research Forum invites proposals exploring any aspect of space and place in European cinema. Contributions from the […]

Research Post at DCU – Climate Change and Irish Media

The research assistant position below may be of interest to media/ semiotic analysis students: Researcher required for comprehensive analysis of climate change in Irish media Research Assistant Salary of €25,668 for nine months Climate change science unambiguously points towards a global challenge of enormous proportions and the immediate requirement for sustained action. However, it is […]

Irish Screen Studies Seminar 2015 – Call for Papers

Please spread the word: The Irish Screen Studies Seminar will take place next year in Belfast on 7th-8th May. Follow us @IrishScreenStud   Call for Papers (pdf) The 11th Irish Screen Studies Seminar will take place at Ulster University, York Street, Belfast on Thursday 7th-Friday 8th May 2015. The seminar is aimed at postgraduate and […]

Annette Kuhn Essay Award

This announcement from Screen: In recognition of Professor Kuhn’s outstanding contribution to Screen and her wider commitment to the development of screen studies and screen theory, the editors of Screen have established the Annette Kuhn Essay award. £1,000 will be awarded annually to the author of the best debut article in film and television studies, […]

PhD Scholarships at the University of Edinburgh

The School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures at the University of Edinburgh invites applications from outstanding PhD candidates for scholarships funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council and the Wolfson Foundation respectively. The School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures includes Asian Studies, Celtic & Scottish Studies, English Literature, European Languages & Cultures,  and Islamic […]

Launch of Rex Ingram book at IFI

Ruth Barton of the Department of Film Studies in Trinity is pleased to announce the publication of her new critical biography of Irish silent-era filmmaker, Rex Ingram. Rex Ingram, Visionary Director of the Silent Screen is published by University Press of Kentucky: http://kentuckypress.com/live/title_detail.php?titleid=3318#.VGr874cwzV8 The launch is on Tuesday 9th December at the Irish Film Institute […]

PhD Scholarships – Salford University

Salford University are inviting applications for PhD scholarships (full and part-time) from the Arts and Humanities Research Council’s North West Consortium Doctoral Training Partnership, in the Media and Communications Pathway. More here.

Irish Television Crime Drama: A Symposium (next week)

Bringing academics, practitioners and policy-makers together, this is a forum for an engaged and timely debate from diverse perspectives on television drama in Ireland in the 21st century. It will be of interest to students, researchers, academics, practitioners and policy-makers in the field of television drama, film and media studies. The symposium takes place at […]