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!