Call for Proposals – Media Events book

Screen Shot 2014-02-13 at 20.51.19Authors are invited to prepare chapter proposals for a new collection of essays
entitled “Media Events: A Critical Contemporary Approach” to be
published by Peter Lang, Cambridge Scholars Publishers or Ibidem Verlag
Press, London. The proposed book aims to explore the theory of media
events in a variety of international contexts. Possible topics of chapters include (but are not limited to):

– European electoral elections as media events,

– religious media events,

– disaster, terror, war as media events,

– national holidays as media events,

– media event culture and management/ economic crisis,

– historical perspectives on media events,

– crimes and trials as media events,

– media spectacle and media events,

– protests as media events.

– terrorist acts as media events.

If you are interested in being a contributor, please email a proposal of
your chapter (300-500 words) and a short biography (150 words) to
s.poulakidakos@gmail.com by 1 March 2014. The proposal should be
submitted as a single MS Word document with “YourName – MediaEvents” as
the title.

Important dates

Deadline for submitting the abstract (max. 500 words) – March 1st

Acceptance of the abstract – March 30th

The deadline of submitting the articles – July 15th 2014.

The articles (4,000-6,000 words) should adhere to APA Style.

For inquiries, please contact the editors:

Dr. Bianca Mitu, University of Bucharest, Email: bianca.mitu82@gmail.com
Dr. Stamatis Poulakidakos, University of Athens, Email:
s.poulakidakos@gmail.com

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