Posts Tagged ‘call for papers’

Guest editors: Phil Rose (Canada), Varvara Chumakova (Russia) — Deadline September 4th — This year marks 50 years since the publication of Marshall McLuhan and Quentin Fiore’s book The Medium is the Massage: An Inventory of Effects (1967), which sought to popularize McLuhan’s central theses about the environmental changes that new media help to bring about. In Understanding Media: The […]


 AN INTELLECTUAL REVOLUTION The Toronto School: Then | Now | Next international conference assembles a unique group of Canadian and international interdisciplinary experts on media, communication and culture — including researchers from humanities and social sciences, artists and leading public thinkers.   THEN Between the 1930s and 1970s, a community of intellectuals emerged in and […]


McLuhan’s Faith and Works October 18–19, 2015 St. Paul’s College, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, CANADA Keynote speakers: Dr. Eric McLuhan and Andrew McLuhan Conference Coordinators: Read Mercer Schuchardt (read.schuchardt@wheaton.edu) Wheaton College Howard R. Engel (howardr.engel@gmail.com) St. Paul’s College St. Paul’s College at the University of Manitoba is delighted to host the First Joint Conference of […]


The First Joint Conference  International Institute for the Study of Technology and Christianity (IISTC) and The Marshall McLuhan Initiative CALL FOR PAPERS McLuhan’s Faith and Works Click on image for expanded view October 18-19, 2015 St. Paul’s College, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, CANADA Conference Coordinators: Read Mercer Schuchardt (read.schuchardt@wheaton.edu) Wheaton College ; Howard R. Engel […]


Extended Call for Papers  June 20–23, 2013 Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids, Michigan  Extended Submission Deadline: February 15, 2013 Featured Speakers: Lance Strate Morris Berman Gerald Haslam Bruce I. Kodish  Convention Coordinators: Corey Anton (antonc@gvsu.edu) Grand Valley State University,  Valerie V. Peterson              (petersov@gvsu.edu) Grand Valley State University              Grand Valley University is happy to host the […]


 St. Basil’s, Toronto This revised announcement and call for papers is being made because of erroneous dates on the previous posting. CALL FOR PAPERS  Marshall McLuhan and Religious Thought: A Symposium  University of Saint Michael’s College, University of Toronto  September 21-22, 2012  Domenico Pietropaolo, Principal of St. Mike’s, Jenna Sunkenberg, St. Mike’s Professor, and Robert K. […]


I know that there are arists/designers who are interested in and influenced by the thinking of Marshall McLuhan, some of whom subscribe to this blog. This posting is especially directed at them. “Art at its most significant is a distant early warning system that can always be relied on to tell the old culture what […]


The International Journal of McLuhan Studies seeks contributions for each monograph issue, embracing different theoretical and methodological approaches, to review McLuhan’s critical thought as represented in his lectures and writings. The aim of the Journal is to open a dialogue between academics, researchers, teachers, artists and business people, in order to relate the contributions of […]


Enculturation – a journal of rhetoric, writing, & culture  CFP: Marshall McLuhan at 100 Special Issue  Marshall McLuhan at 100: Picking through the Rag and Bone Shop of a Career Guest Editors:  Kevin Brooks, North Dakota State University, David Beard, University of Minnestoa, Duluth Marshall McLuhan would have turned 100 on July 21, 2011. His […]


INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE Barcelona 2011, MAY 23-25 Structured into thematic sessions, the conferences, presentations and round tables will count on the presence of international researchers such as Manuel Castells, Eric McLuhan, Derrick de Kerckhove, Robert K. Logan, Javier Echeverria, Alejandro Piscitelli, Ursula Heise, Javier Díaz Noci, Carlos A. Scolari and Bruce Powe, among others. McLuhan Galaxy […]