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"Elephants and DJs: Disability in Post-Soviet Russian Comics" by Prof. José Alaniz

With Russian readers' increasing acceptance of comics - for decadesderogated as a "foreign" and half-literate medium - the amount of graphicnarrative ...

Location: Freie Universität Berlin, Habelschwerdter Allee 45, room JK ...

Jul 10, 2017
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Workshop with Julia Leyda and Shane Denson

On December 1–2, 2016, the University of Siegen will hold the workshop "Encoding the Future: Perspectives on the Making of the Human in ...

Location: Siegen

Dec 01 - Dec 02, 2016

Nov 29, 2016 | 12:15 PM

PSRU bei der AAAS Konferenz: America through the Small Screen

Members and Associates of the Popular Seriality Research unit will present at the annual Conference of the Austrian Association for American Studies ...

Location: University of Innsbruck

Nov 11 - Nov 13, 2016

Lecture by Regina Bendix at the Annual Meeting of the American Folklore Society

On October 22, Regina Bendix will be giving a lecture at the Annual Meeting of the American Folklore Society in Miami on "Unfinished Stories: ...

Location: Annual Meeting of the American Folklore Society, Miami

Oct 22, 2016

Kathleen Loock at "The New Seriality Studies“ symposium

Kathleen Loock was invited to participate in "The New Seriality Studies" symposium on September 23. The event is organized by Lauren M. E. Goodlad ...

Location: Heyman Center for the Humanities der Columbia University in New ...

Sep 23, 2016 | 09:00 AM

Members of the PSRU at the 22nd SERCIA Conference "Cinema and Seriality"

From September 8 to 10, 2016, SERCIA will hold its 22nd Conference on "Cinema & Seriality" in Paris. Kathleen Loock, Ilka Brasch, and Felix ...

Location: Paris: Université Paris Diderot / Fondation des Etats-Unis / ...

Sep 08 - Sep 10, 2016

Coaching for Doctoral Students of the PSRU

From August 15 to 19, 2016,  a workshop for female doctoral students of the Popular Seriality Research Unit will be held at the “Akademie ...

Location: Akademie Waldschlösschen

Aug 15 - Aug 19, 2016

Lectures by Bettina Soller and Maria Sulimma at FU Berlin

On July 15, 2016, Bettina Soller and Maria Sulimma will be giving lectures at Freie Universität Berlin. Bettina Soller will be talking about ...

Location: Graduate School of North American Studies, Seminarraum 2 ...

Jul 15, 2016 | 01:00 PM

Lecture by Ilka Brasch at Freie Universität Berlin

On July 14, 2016, Ilka Brasch will be giving a lecture at Freie Universität Berlin. Her lecture is called “Presentational Storytelling and ...

Location: Room 340, JFK Institute

Jul 14, 2016 | 10:00 AM

Lecture by Kathleen Loock at Uniater Workshop in Potsdam

On July 10, 2016, Kathleen Loock will be giving a lecture at the Kunst- und Kreativhaus "Rechenzentrum" in Potsdam. The lecture is called "Serielles ...

Location: Kunst- und Kreativhaus "Rechenzentrum", Dortustraße 46, 14467 ...

Jul 10, 2016
11:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Lecture by Linda Williams at FU Berlin

On June 29, 2016, Linda Williams will be giving a lecture at Freie Universität Berlin. The lecture is called "Serial, Television, ...

Location: Room 340, Lansstr. 7-9, 14195 Berlin

Jun 29, 2016 | 06:00 PM

Book Presentation of Post Cinema: Theorizing 21st-Century Film

Location: Pro qm Almstadtstraße 48-50 D-10119 Berlin

Jun 24, 2016 | 08:30 PM

Final Conference

                    SERIALITY SERIALITY SERIALITY               The Many Lives of the Field That Isn’t One On June ...

Location: John F. Kennedy-Institute for North American Studies Free ...

Jun 22 - Jun 24, 2016

Lecture by Daniel Stein at HU Berlin

On June 21, 2016, Daniel Stein will be giving a lecture at Humboldt Universität Berlin. The lecture is called "A Revolution in Novel Writing? ...

Location: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Faculty of Arts and Humanities ...

Jun 21, 2016
06:30 PM - 08:00 PM

Jun 16 - Jun 18, 2016

Lecture by Kathleen Loock at Chemnitz University of Technology

On June 6, 2016, Kathleen Loock will be giving a guest lecture at Chemnitz University of Technology. Her lecture is entitled “The Hollywood ...

Location: Chemnitz University of Technology

Jun 06, 2016

Workshop mit Brigitte Frizzoni und Christa Capaul in Zürich

Members of the Popular Seriality Research Unit will meet with Dr. Brigitte Frizzoni and the Swiss screenwriter Christa Capaul for a workshop at the ...

Location: Zürich More information on the congress “Action! Artefakt, ...

Jun 02, 2016 | 10:00 AM

Talk by Maria Sulimma at DGfA Osnabrück

Location: University of Osnabrück

May 19 - May 22, 2016

Guest Lectures by Frank Kelleter in China

Frank Kelleter will give two lectures during his stay at the Johns Hopkins-Nanjing University Center from May 5-13, 2016, as part of the HNC's 30th ...

May 11, 2016

Popular Culture – Serial Culture

On April 28-30, 2016, Lisanna Wiele and Daniel Stein will hold a conference on "Popular Culture – Serial Culture. Nineteenth-Century Serial ...

Location: Museum für Gegenwartskunst Unteres Schloß 1 57072 Siegen

Apr 28 - Apr 30, 2016

Julia Leyda and Maria Sulimma at EAAS 2016 in Romania

On April 24, 2016, Julia Leyda and Maria Sulimma will be participating in a panel on “Gender and “Quality” in American Television” at the ...

Location: Ovidius University, Constanta, Romania

Apr 24, 2016
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Lecture by Daniel Stein at Kulturhaus Lÿz

On April 12, Daniel Stein will be giving a lecture at Kulturhaus Lÿz in Siegen. The lecture is called "Die Geheimnisromane deutscher Auswanderer in ...

Location: Kulturhaus Lÿz in Siegen, „Kleines Theater“ St.-Johann-Str. ...

Apr 12, 2016
08:00 PM - 09:00 PM

Talk by Nathalie Knöhr at the University of Michigan

On April 8, Nathalie Knöhr will be giving the talk “Tales from the Soap Factory – Ethnographic Insights into the World of Industrial ...

Location: University of Michigan, North Quad

Apr 08, 2016 | 10:00 AM

Conference on "The Wire" at Columbia University

Frank Kelleter is one of the speakers at "The Wire - The Conference" (Columbia University, New York, April 8-9, 2016). Together with Jason Mittell ...

Location: Columbia University, New York

Apr 08 - Apr 09, 2016

Nathalie Knöhr and Annemarie Navar-Gill at SCMS 2016

On March 30, 2016, Nathalie Knöhr and Annemarie Navar-Gill will present their joint paper “Handling Noisy Feedback Loops: Comparing Uses of Social ...

Location: Hilton Atlanta

Mar 30, 2016
10:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Lecture by Felix Brinker at the University of Tübingen

On February 26, Felix Brinker will be giving a lecture at the University of Tübingen. His lecture is called "Transmedia Storytelling and the Work ...

Location: Universität Tübingen

Feb 26, 2016

Feb 06, 2016 | 12:15 PM

Lecture by Julia Leyda at the Chemnitz University of Technology

On December 15, Julia Leyda will be giving a guest lecture at Chemnitz University of Technology. Her lecture is called “Female-Centered TV in the ...

Location: Chemnitz University of Technology, 2/N006

Dec 15, 2015 | 03:30 PM

Lecture by Maria Sulimma at the University of Michigan

On December 7, Maria Sulimma will be giving the talk “Investigating Gender and Seriality in HBO’s Girls: The Hauntings of Television’s ...

Location: University of Michigan, North Quad

Dec 07, 2015
09:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Lecture by Julia Leyda at the University of Innsbruck

On November 27, Julia Leyda will be giving a keynote lecture at the University of Innsbruck. Her lecture is called “Breaking Bad: A Recessionary ...

Location: University of Innsbruck

Nov 27, 2015
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Lecture by Lisanna Wiele at the University of Pittsburgh

On November 23, Lisanna Wiele will be giving a lecture at the University of Pittsburgh. Her lecture is called "An Introduction to the American City ...

Location: University of Pittsburgh

Nov 23, 2015
06:00 PM - 08:30 PM

Lecture by Maria Sulimma at Ohio State University

On November 23, Maria Sulimma will give the talk “’I don’t WANT to kill any of you’ - Gendered Discourses of Authority and Authorization” ...

Nov 23, 2015

Presentation by Lisanna Wiele at the University of Pittsburgh

On November 20, Lisanna Wiele will give a presentation at the University of Pittsburgh. Her presentation is called "Politics in Print: (In)visible ...

Location: University of Pittsburgh

Nov 20, 2015 | 12:00 PM

Lecture by Christian Hißnauer at the University of Basel

On November 20, Christian Hißnauer will talk about Real-Life-Storytelling at the University of Basel. His lecture is called "Die Geschichte ist ...

Location: University of Basel

Nov 20, 2015

Lecture by Martin Lampprecht at the Kaiserslautern University of Technology

Following an invitation by the Atlantische Akademie Rheinland-Pfalz, Martin Lampprecht will give a lecture at the Kaiserslautern University of ...

Location: TU Kaiserslautern

Nov 17, 2015

Additional lecture by Daniel Stein at the University of Graz

On November 10, Daniel Stein will will give a lecture at the University of Graz. His lecture is called "On the Evolutionary Significances of Gaps as ...

Location: University of Graz

Nov 10, 2015

Lecture by Daniel Stein at the University of Graz

On November 9, Daniel Stein will give a lecture at the University of Graz. His lecture is called “Racial Stereotypes in Black Comics: A ...

Location: 34.D2, Attemsgasse 25, 8010 Graz

Nov 09, 2015 | 04:30 PM

Lunchtime talk by Lisanna Wiele at the American Antiquarian Society

On November 9, Lisanna Wiele will give a lunchtime talk on the sub-project "Serial Politicization" at the American Antiquarian Society in Worcester, ...

Nov 09, 2015

Lecture by Ruth Mayer at the University of Kent

On November 9, Ruth Mayer will give a lecture at the University of Kent. Her lecture is called “In the Nick of Time? Detective Film Serials, ...

Location: University of Kent

Nov 09, 2015

Lecture by Martin Lampprecht at Saarland University

Martin Lampprecht will give a lecture at the final Quality TV conference. His lecture is called "Endzeitfernsehen? Medienwandel, Nostalgie und ...

Location: Saarland University

Nov 06 - Nov 07, 2015

Lecture by Kathleen Loock at Columbia University

On October 13, Kathleen Loock will give a lecture at Columbia University. Her lecture is called "Jawsmania and Sequelitis: Hollywood Sequel Redux". ...

Location: Columbia University, Dodge 511

Oct 13, 2015
06:00 PM - 07:30 PM

Coaching for Doctoral Students of the PSRU

On October 8 and 9, 2015, a 1.5-day workshop for doctoral students of the Popular Seriality Research Unit will be held at the “Akademie ...

Location: Akademie Waldschlösschen

Oct 08 - Oct 09, 2015

Lecture by Nathalie Knöhr at the University of Bonn

On September 25, Nathalie Knöhr will give a lecture at the University of Bonn. Her lecture is called "Die Kunst des Pitchens – Selbstvermarktung ...

Location: Universitätsforum Bonn, Heussallee 18-24, 53113 Bonn

Sep 25, 2015 | 09:30 AM

Talks by Felix Brinker and Maria Sulimma at Leibniz University Hannover

On July 24, Felix Brinker and Maria Sulimma will be giving guest lectures at Leibniz University Hannover as part of Bettina Soller's ...

Location: American Studies, Leibniz University Hannover

Jul 24, 2015

Lecture by Ruth Mayer at the conference "Kurz & Knapp"

The conference "Kurz & Knapp: Erzählen und Wissen in kleinen Formen", organized by Ruth Mayer and Michael Gamper (German studies) and financed ...

Location: Tagungszentrum Schloss Herrenhausen Herrenhäuser Straße 5, ...

Jul 10, 2015 | 06:00 PM

Jaws: Book Launch and Panel Discussion in Dresden

On July 8, Kathleen Loock will be in Dresden to participate in a panel discussion on the occasion of the book launch of Der weiße Hai revisited: ...

Location: Kino in der Fabrik, Tharandter Str. 33, 01159 Dresden

Jul 08, 2015 | 06:30 PM

Members of the PSRU at the 12th Congress of the Societé Internationale d'Ethnologie et de Folklore

On June 24, 2015, Regina Bendix, Nathalie Knöhr, and Christine Hämmerling will be participating in the 12th Congress of the Societé ...

Location: SIEF2015, A226

Jun 24, 2015 | 02:00 PM

Lecture by Constantine Verevis at FU Berlin

On June 22, fellow Constantine Verevis (Monash University, Melbourne) will be giving a lecture at the John F. Kennedy Institute, Berlin. The lecture ...

Location: John F. Kennedy Institute

Jun 22, 2015
04:00 PM c.t. - 06:00 PM

Lecture by Kathleen Loock at NECS 2015 Conference

At the NECS 2015 Conference “Archives of/for the Future”, Kathleen Loock will talk about “The Remake as Archive”. See Preliminary Program. 

Location: University of Łódź

Jun 19, 2015
03:45 PM - 05:30 PM

Bettina Soller, Maria Sulimma, and Julia Leyda at Console-ing Passions 2015

On June 19th, Bettina Soller and Maria Sulimma will give a joint talk at the “Console-ing Passions – International Conference on Televison, ...

Location: Marker Hotel

Jun 19, 2015

Lecture by Jennifer Greenhill at FU Berlin

On June 6, Jennifer Greenhill (University of Southern California) will talk about early 20th-Century Magazine Seriality. Her lecture is called ...

Location: GSNAS seminar room 2 (Villa)

Jun 08, 2015 | 12:00 PM

Lecture by Christian Hißnauer at the Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)

On June 2, 2015, Christian Hißnauer talks about "Spiel│Film. Fernsehspiel, Kinofilm und der Fernsehroman Am grünen Strand der Spree. Zur ...

Location: Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT).

Jun 02, 2015
05:30 PM - 07:00 PM

Guest lecture by Julia Leyda at the University of Freiburg

On June 2, Julia Leyda will talk about "Affect, Animality, Abjection: Poor Women and Rural Domesticity in Recessionary US Screen Culture" in a ...

Location: University of Freiburg

Jun 02, 2015

Lecture by Frank Kelleter at the University of Bonn

On May 29, Frank Kelleter will give a talk at the Annual Convention of the German Association for American Studies on the seriality of the news ...

Location: University of Bonn

May 29, 2015

Meeting in Berlin

Location: Fabeckstr. 15, Berlin Dahlem

May 27, 2015 | 11:00 AM

William Uricchio at JFKI Colloquium

20. May - William Uricchio (MIT): “Sears, the Catalogue, and the American Mode of Consumption” All talks will take place Wednesdays from 6:00 – ...

May 20, 2015 | 06:00 PM

Lecture by Andreas Jahn-Sudmann at Ruhr University Bochum

Within the lecture series "Das Dokumentarische", Andreas Jahn-Sudmann talks about "Das digitale Spiel und die Geste des Dokumentarischen“ in a ...

Location: Ruhr-Universität Bochum, GABF 04/611

May 19, 2015 | 06:00 PM

Workshop with William Uricchio

A workshop with Popular Seriality Research Unit fellow William Uricchio will take place at the John F. Kennedy Institute in Berlin on May 18, 2015. ...

Location: John F. Kennedy Institute

May 18, 2015 | 02:00 PM

Lecture by Christian Hißnauer at BürgerUni Coesfeld

On May 6, 2015, Christian Hißnauer will be invited by the BürgerUniversität Coesfeld to talk about "45 Jahre Tatort – Fernseh- und ...

Location: Regionalzentrum Coesfeld , WBK – Wissen Bildung Kultur, ...

May 06, 2015 | 07:00 PM

Lecture by Daniel Stein at the Graduate Academy of the University of Tübingen

On April 24, 2015, Daniel Stein will talk about "Serial Authorship and Comics in the Digital Age". The lecture is part of a workshop on "Mediality ...

Location: Lecture Graduate Academy of the University of Tübingen

Apr 24, 2015
09:00 AM - Apr 26, 2015

"Managing Mass Culture" conference

From April 23 to 25,2015, the conference "Managing Mass Culture: Serialization, Standardization and Modernity, 1880-1940" will take place at the ...

Location: Leibniz Universität Hannover, Conti Campus/Niedersachsensaal

Apr 23 - Apr 25, 2015

Shane Denson and Jason Mittell at CUNY Conference

Shane Denson and Jason Mittell will be speaking at the conference “Thinking Serially: Repetition, Continuation, Adaptation”at The Graduate Center ...

Apr 23 - Apr 25, 2015

Scott Higgins at JFKI Colloquium

22. April - Scott Higgins (Wesleyan University): “Matinee Melodrama: Story as Play in American Serials” All talks will take place Wednesdays from ...

Apr 22, 2015 | 06:00 PM

Lecture by Nathalie Knöhr at the Ohio State University

On April 22, Nathalie Knöhr will talk about "Writing Series: The Pitfalls and Opportunities of Creative Collaboration" in the course of Ohio State ...

Location: Ohio State University, Denney 311

Apr 22, 2015
03:00 PM - 04:30 PM

Conference "Digital Spaces: Game, Design, Art"

Daniel Stein is one of the organizers of the conference "Digital Spaces: Game, Design, Art" taking place on April 19, 2015 at Siegen. The conference ...

Location: KrönchenCenter/vhs

Apr 19, 2015
11:00 AM - 05:30 PM

Lecture by Kathleen Loock for "Masterclass digitale Serienentwicklung"

On April 18, 2015, Kathleen Loock will give a talk on the history, form, and functions of serial narratives as part of the "Masterclass digitale ...

Apr 18, 2015

Amy Borden at JFKI Colloquium

15. April - Amy Borden (Portland State University): "Tasty Links: Film Cycles and the Intermedial Contexts of the Sausage Machine” All talks will ...

Apr 15, 2015 | 06:00 PM

Lecture by Nathalie Knöhr at the Ohio State University (IU/OSU Joint Conference)

On April 11, Nathalie Knöhr will talk about "Writing Series – The Pitfalls and Opportunities of Creative Collaboration" at the Eight Annual ...

Location: Ohio State University, Bloomington, IN, USA

Apr 11, 2015

Guest Lecture by Kathleen Loock at the University of Kent

On April 1, 2015, Kathleen Loock will talk about '"Just when you thought it was safe ... ': The Jaws Sequels" at the University of Kent. This guest ...

Location: University of Kent

Apr 01, 2015
05:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Research Talk by Kathleen Loock at the University of Kent

On April 1, 2015, Kathleen Loock will talk about "Sound Memories: 'Talker Remakes,‘ Paratexts, and Cinematic (Self-) Historicization" at the ...

Location: University of Kent

Apr 01, 2015
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Talk by Martin Lampprecht at The Deutsch-Amerikanisches Institut Tübingen

On March 26, 2015 Martin Lampprecht talks about "König von Amerika: House of Cards und die Dramatisierung der Politik" at The ...

Location: Talk with Martin Lampprecht at The Deutsch-Amerikanisches ...

Mar 26, 2015 | 07:15 PM

Shane Denson and Andreas Jahn-Sudmann at SCMS conference

Shane Denson and Andreas Jahn-Sudmann will be participating in a panel on “Digital Seriality” at the Society for Cinema and Media Studies ...

Location: Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel, 900 Boulevard René-Lévesque ...

Mar 25 - Mar 29, 2015

Talks by Sean O'Sullivan, Frank Kelleter, and Ilka Brasch at UC Berkeley

Sean O'Sullivan, Frank Kelleter, and Ilka Brasch will participate at the 3rd International Berkeley Conference on Film and Media: Serialities ...

Location: Alumni House, PFA Berkeley, CA

Feb 26, 2015
04:00 PM - Feb 28, 2015

Maria Sulimma at "Transmedia Storytelling and Its Reception"

Research Unit members Maria Sulimma and  Kathleen Loock will be attending the conference"Transmedia Storytelling and Its Reception: Economies and ...

Feb 25 - Feb 27, 2015

Research Unit Retreat

From February 10 -14, 2015, the members of the Popular Seriality Research Unit will leave for a five-day retreat at the Gut Siggen Seminar Centre. ...

Location: Gut Siggen

Feb 10, 2015
08:00 AM - Feb 14, 2015

Lecture by Andreas Jahn-Sudmann for "Masterclass digitale Serienentwicklung"

On January, 24, 2015 Andreas Jahn-Sudmann talked about "Erzählen und populäre Serialität: Serielle Formen und Verfahren des Fernsehens und ...

Jan 24, 2015

Workshop with John Durham Peters

A workshop with John Durham Peters will take place in Berlin on January 19, 2015. Members of the Popular Seriality Research Unit and graduate ...

Location: John F. Kennedy Institute

Jan 19, 2015