PROGRAMM: Comics | Games – Aesthetic, Ludic, and Narrative Strategies

Venue: Convention Center Schloss Herrenhausen Time: Monday, 5 November 2018, to Wednesday, 7 November 2018 MONDAY, 5 November 2018 13.30       Registration 14.00       Welcome and Opening Address 14.30       Panel I: Franchises Chair: Daniel Stein (University of Siegen) Dan Hassler-Forest (University of Utrecht): Gaming the System: Comic Book Narratives and Gamer Culture in Transmedia Franchising Robert Alan … Mehr PROGRAMM: Comics | Games – Aesthetic, Ludic, and Narrative Strategies

Call for Papers: Symposium «Comics | Games: Aesthetic, Ludic, and Narrative Strategies» | Nov. 5-7, 2018

Conveners: Andreas Rauscher, Daniel Stein, Jan-Noël Thon Funded by the Volkswagen Foundation Exchanges between comics and games have become as complex as their respective source material. Indeed, transmedia activities that extend the aesthetics and narratives of comic books beyond their original medium have become a key element of our current culture of media convergence. Driven … Mehr Call for Papers: Symposium «Comics | Games: Aesthetic, Ludic, and Narrative Strategies» | Nov. 5-7, 2018

CfP: Graphic Realities: Comics as Documentary, History, and Journalism (22./23. Februar 2018, Gießen)

While among graphic nonfiction life writing in particular has received widespread scholarly attention, this conference will focus on recent approaches to comics as documentary, history, and journalism. As opposed to graphic memoirs in which authors reflect upon their own lives and experiences, these works focus on the lives and experiences of others. … Mehr CfP: Graphic Realities: Comics as Documentary, History, and Journalism (22./23. Februar 2018, Gießen)

Tagungsberichte „Zur Ästhetik des Gemachten in Animation und Comic“

Für die Zeitschrift für Medienwissenschaft (ZfM) hat Vanessa Ossa einen Tagungsbericht zum Symposium „Zur Ästhetik des Gemachten in Animation und Comic“ (9.-11.11.2016, Schloss Herrenhausen Hannover) verfasst. Ein englischsprachiger Bericht von Sebastian Bartosch ist zudem in der März-Ausgabe von animation: an interdisciplinary journal [vol. 12 (1), 100-104] erschienen. … Mehr Tagungsberichte „Zur Ästhetik des Gemachten in Animation und Comic“