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CFP: Feminist Media Histories special issue on Media and the Environment


CALL FOR PAPERS Feminist Media Histories: An International Journal

Special Issue on Media and the Environment

Guest Editor: Jennifer L. Peterson

Deadline: Feb. 15, 2019


From the call for papers:

We invite proposals for a special issue on Feminist Approaches to Media and the Environment. This issue of Feminist Media Histories considers the role of women and gender in film and media about the environment in a range of different global contexts and time periods.

Potential topics include but are not limited to:

• Feminist theory, ecocriticism, new materialism

• Lesbian, gay, queer, trans, and genderfluid environmental media histories – film and media makers, producers, writers, communities

• Histories of indigenous media and the environment

• Global environmental case studies and media practices

• Women in early environmental history (19th and early 20th century)

• Women and media in the popular environmental movement (1950s to present)