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  • Editorial Office:
    Department of Film and Media Studies
    University of California, Santa Barbara
    Santa Barbara, CA 93106-4010
    805-893-7069
    805-893-8630 (fax)
    cameraobscura@filmandmedia.ucsb.edu

    Editors:
    Lalitha Gopalan, University of Texas at Austin
    Lynne Joyrich, Brown University
    Homay King, Bryn Mawr College
    Constance Penley, University of California, Santa Barbara
    Tess Takahashi, York University
    Patricia White, Swarthmore College
    Sharon Willis, University of Rochester

    Advisory Editors:
    Paula Amad
    Joanne Bernardi
    Shohini Chaudhuri
    Rey Chow
    Wendy Hui Kyong Chun
    Mary Desjardins
    Mary Ann Doane
    Rosa-Linda Fregoso
    Bishnupriya Ghosh
    Jennifer González
    Elena Gorfinkel
    Amelie Hastie
    Jennifer Horne
    Bliss Cua Lim
    Ana López
    Kathleen McHugh
    Mandy Merck
    Meaghan Morris
    Frances Negrón-Muntaner
    Lisa Parks
    B. Ruby Rich
    Ella Shohat
    Jacqueline Stewart
    Sasha Torres

    Managing Editor:
    Athena Tan

    Editorial Assistants:
    Marcee Davis
    Hannah Goodwin
    Tess McClernon
    Lindsay Palmer
    Diana Pozo

  • Camera Obscura seeks essays (approximately 25–30 pages or 6,500–9,000 words, including endnotes) that engage with current academic and popular discourses in feminism, culture, and media studies. The journal encourages contributions in areas such as the conjunctions of gender, race, class, and sexuality with audiovisual culture; new histories and theories of film, television, video, and digital media; and politically engaged approaches to a range of media practices. We encourage potential contributors to browse recent issues of the journal for examples of the types of scholarship we currently seek.

    Camera Obscura is also interested in short pieces (750–2,500 words) on current media practices, practitioners, resources, events, or issues for the section "In Practice: Feminism/Culture/Media." The editors encourage authors to use the short format to experiment with form in a critical context. The section includes solicited contributions and open submissions, with the intention of enriching dialogue between feminist media scholarship and the practices—production, distribution, exhibition, organizing, curating, archiving, research, etc.—that sustain it.

    Please submit an electronic copy of the manuscript (as a Microsoft Word e-mail attachment) with a cover letter to the managing editor at cameraobscura@filmandmedia.ucsb.edu. Manuscripts should be double-spaced and use endnotes. Camera Obscura's documentation style follows The Chicago Manual of Style, 16th ed., chap. 14.

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  • Closing Dates

    (29:2) - Closes 07/15/14
    (29:3) - Closes 10/15/14
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  • Description

    Camera Obscura provides a forum for scholarship and debate on feminism, culture, and media studies. The journal encourages contributions in areas such as the conjunctions of gender, race, class, and sexuality with audiovisual culture; new histories and theories of film, television, video, and digital media; and politically engaged approaches to a range of media practices.

    Abstractors and Indexers:

    Indexed/abstracted in the following: Academic Research Library, Academic Search Premier, Alternative Press Index, Art Abstracts, Art Full Text, Art Index, ARTbibliographies Modern, Arts and Humanities Citation Index, Contemporary Culture Index, Current Abstracts, Current Contents/Arts and Humanities, Discovery, Expanded Academic ASAP, Film Literature Index, General Reference Center Gold, General Reference Centre International, History Resource Center: World, Humanities International Index, International Bibliography of Theatre, International Bibliography of Periodical Literature (IBZ), International Index to Film Periodicals, Intute, Literature Online, Magazines for Libraries, MLA International Bibliography, News and Magazines, Periodicals Index Online, ProQuest: GenderWatch, Research Library, Student Resource Center College with Expanded Academic ASAP, Women's Studies International.

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