Series - International Journal of TV Serial Narratives: Announcements https://series.unibo.it/ <span class="journalIntro"><strong>SERIES – ISSN 2421-454X</strong> is an open access and peer reviewed journal specialized in TV seriality. This is a joint project by members of the Universitat Politècnica de València (Escola Politècnica Superior de Gandia/DCADHA) and the Università di Bologna.</span> en-US Sun, 22 Nov 2020 11:28:45 +0100 OJS 3.2.1.1 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 60 SERIES Vol 7 No 1 – Call for Papers https://series.unibo.it/announcement/view/422 <p>“SERIES. International Journal of TV Serial Narratives” (<a href="https://series.unibo.it">https://series.unibo.it</a>) is an open access and peer-reviewed journal, with ISSN and, indexed in major international databases. It publishes 2 issues per year and is mainly devoted to television seriality. It is a joint project by Universitat Politècnica de València (Escola Politècnica Superior de Gandia/DCADHA) and Università di Bologna.</p> <p>We are pleased to invite submissions for the eleventh issue of the journal (Vol 7 No 1), which will be out in <strong>June-July 2021</strong>.</p> <p>The main focus of the journal is to promote a global discussion forum and an interdisciplinary exchange among scholars engaged in research into TV serial narratives. We encourage methodological innovations and contributions concerning the narrative, technological, economic, social, and cultural impact of television dramas and comedies, web series, telenovelas, and other serial forms.</p> <p>SERIES encourages submissions that cover a large variety of topics, including:</p> <ul> <li>theoretical and methodological explorations on the nature and value of television seriality;</li> <li>taxonomies and analysis of specific formats, styles, linguistic features, genres;</li> <li>cognitive perspectives on narrative structures, characters, viewer engagement;</li> <li>investigations of creative, production, distribution, and marketing issues;</li> <li>empirical research on audiences, fandoms, digital communities;</li> <li>social network analysis, big data analysis, and other possible frameworks and models;</li> <li>comparative studies on a transnational and/or transmedial basis;</li> <li>investigations of stylistic elements, temporality, narrative and character design;</li> <li>historical approaches to seriality across different media;</li> <li>peculiar case histories (authors, subgenres, countries, production companies, etc.).</li> </ul> <p>Articles should range between 5,000–8,000 words (including abstract, notes, and references). Full guidelines can be found <a href="https://series.unibo.it/about/submissions#authorGuidelines">on our website</a>. In order to be included in the issue, full manuscripts must be sent by February 28, 2021. Expected publication date: June-July 2020.</p> <p>If you have any questions, please contact the journal at seriestv@upv.es.</p> https://series.unibo.it/announcement/view/422 Sun, 22 Nov 2020 11:28:45 +0100