CFP The Format Factor: Television Shows, Brands and Properties in the Global Television Scenario

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CFP The Format Factor

Television Shows, Brands and Properties in the Global Television Scenario

Bologna, Dipartimento delle Arti, May 23rd-24th, 2017

 

Organized by Luca Barra and Paola Brembilla

In collaboration with Andrea Esser, the Media Across Borders Network and the ECREA Television Studies section

 

Confirmed keynote speakers: Jérôme Bourdon, Jean Chalaby

 

The 9th Media Mutation Conference, hosted by the Dipartimento delle Arti of Universita di Bologna, will this year focus on the cultural and industrial role of global formats in television production, distribution and viewing practices.

Submissions on the following topics are encouraged:

– The economic/trade dimension of TV formats

– The legal dimension of TV formats

– The productive dimension of TV formats

– The distributive dimension of TV formats

– The aesthetic dimension of TV formats

– The audience dimension of TV formats

– The historical dimension of TV formats

– The life-cycle of television formats

– Theoretical and methodological approaches to television formats

– Transnational case histories

Submissions may be in English or Italian.

Abstracts (250-500 words) with brief biography and optional bibliography (up to 5 titles) should be sent to mediamutations.org@gmail.com

Deadline: February 15th 2017

You can find the full CFP here.