From November 24 to 25, I attended the international conference “The Fantastic in a Transmedia Era. New Theories, Texts, Contexts” in Odense, DK. Click here to read a short report.
One of the most anticipated events of my academic year took place in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, from June 11 through June 14, 2014: the annual conference of the Society for the Cognitive Study of the Moving Image. Click here to read the full report.
„Transmedial Worlds in Convergence Media Culture“? At first glance the main topics of the highly anticipated Winter School at the University of Tuebingen (February 24-28, 2014) appear to be excellent […]
“Verrückt, verrutscht, versetzt. Zur Verschiebung von Gegenständen, Körpern und Orten” – so der klangvolle Titel eines Symposiums der Isa Lohmann-Siems-Stiftung, an dem ich am 7. und 8. Februar 2014 als […]
Staying indoors when the sun is shining, having pizza for dinner and Zombie films at night. The international conference “Games, Cognition, and Emotion” which took place from July 5 till […]
While visiting New York last year I did not only fall in love with the Big Apple but also with the SCSMI, the Society for Cognitive Studies of the Moving […]
At first glance attending the annual conference of the SCSMI (Society for Cognitive Studies of the Moving Image) sounds somewhat old-fashioned: “Cognitive film studies? That’s so 1970s!” … But far […]