SAS 2015 Beyond the Frame: Call for Papers

SAS 2015 Beyond The Frame

It’s that time when all good animation scholars and filmmakers should consider submitting proposals for papers for the 27th annual Society for Animation Studies conference, Monday, 13 July – Thursday, 16 July 2015. It will be hosted by Canterbury Christ Church University, at its Canterbury campus, in Kent,  east of London. The school has a undergraduate animation program in its  School of Media, Art and Design and also sponsors the Canterbury Anifest. The conference notes that its theme relates to the fact that,

With such a diverse range of animation activity associated with Canterbury, it seems only fitting to give the 2015 conference a theme that seeks to embrace the myriad forms that animation can take – we therefore invite you to think: ‘Beyond The Frame’.

The conference website is here, while information on the Call for Paper is here. Of course, even if you don’t submit a proposal and you’re in the vicinity come July, there’s nothing to stop you from dropping by!

Author: Harvey Deneroff

Harvey Deneroff is a Los Angeles-based independent animation and film scholar specializing in labor history. He formerly taught at the Savannah College of Art and Design and was editor of Animation Magazine, Animation World Magazine, and Graiffit (published by ASIFA-Hollywood). He is the founder and past president of the Society for Animation Studies.

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