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MediArXiv: New digital archive for media research

The online platform Open Access in Media Studies has announced the launch of the new project MediArXiv. MediArXiv is the new open archive for media, film, and communication studies, and will be launched in early 2019 on the Open Science Framework platform. MediArXiv provides a non-profit platform for scholars to upload their working papers, pre-prints, […]

New online repository for NECSUS

We are happy to announce that, in addition to the digital overview of past journal issues on the website, NECSUS now has a new online repository that provides open access to PDF downloads of previous journal volumes. Currently the complete volumes of the journal’s first four years are available online, and it will continue to be […]

NECSUS joins Open Humanities Press

We are happy to announce that NECSUS has joined the Open Humanities Press (OHP) collective. OHP is an international community of scholars, editors, and readers with a focus on critical and cultural theory. Operating as an independent volunteer initiative since 2006, OHP promotes open access scholarship in journals, books, and explores new forms of scholarly […]

Open Access in Media Studies

The website Open Access in Media Studies is now online. It is maintained and curated by Jeroen Sondervan in collaboration with the European Network for Cinema and Media Studies (NECS). The website and blog aim to inform about and promote open access publishing in the field of media studies.

On cinematic affect

The open access journal The Cine-Files has recently published a special dossier on cinematic affect. The dossier was edited by Anne Rutherford (Western Sydney University) and includes an essay by NECSUS editor Patricia Pisters on Black Swan (Darren Aronofsky, 2010). The Cine-Files is an online scholarly journal of cinema studies produced within the cinema studies program at […]

Roma Tre supports open access

Università degli Studi Roma Tre (Italy) has joined the growing list of partner institutions that support NECSUS and its efforts to continue providing gold-level open access to all of its content. NECSUS publishes research that matters and that improves the understanding of media and culture inside and outside the academic community. The NECSUS crowdsourcing campaign […]

Bauhaus-Universität Weimar supports open access

Internationales Kolleg für Kulturtechnikforschung und Medienphilosophie (IKKM), an institute of the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar (Germany), has joined the growing list of partner institutions that support NECSUS and its efforts to continue providing gold-level open access to all of its content. NECSUS publishes research that matters and that improves the understanding of media and culture inside and outside […]

Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz supports open access

Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz (Germany) has joined the growing list of partner institutions that support NECSUS and its efforts to continue providing gold-level open access to all of its content. NECSUS publishes research that matters and that improves the understanding of media and culture inside and outside the academic community. The NECSUS crowdsourcing campaign continues with the […]

‘Golden road’ to open access in Amsterdam

SPUI25 in collaboration with the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Amsterdam is hosting a workshop on open access publishing on 17 April 2015 at 14.30h. Using NECSUS as a core case study, questions concerning the future of scholarly publishing will be addressed. NECSUS editors Annie van den Oever and Patricia Pisters serve as […]

Philipps-Universität Marburg supports open access

Philipps-Universität Marburg (Germany) has joined the growing list of partner institutions that support NECSUS and its efforts to continue providing gold-level open access to all of its content. NECSUS publishes research that matters and that improves the understanding of media and culture inside and outside the academic community. The NECSUS crowdsourcing campaign continues with the […]

Emoticons by Pisters

NECSUS editor Patricia Pisters has published an audiovisual essay titled Emoticons in the open access videographic journal [in]Transition. In her words Emoticons could be considered as a personal and experimental footnote to the theoretical observations in The Neuro-Image: A Deleuzian Film-Philosophy of Contemporary Screen Culture (Stanford University Press, 2012). The audiovisual essay can be accessed […]

Editorial Necsus

Perhaps no war has stirred the human imagination more deeply than the so-called ‘Great War’. From William Wellman’s Wings (1927) to Stanley Kubrick’s Paths of Glory (1957), Jean-Pierre Jeunet’s Un long dimanche de fiançailles (2004), and Steven Spielberg’s War Horse (2011), filmmakers have been reimagining the Great War in distinctly different yet captivating ways, profoundly […]

Crowdsourcing and institutional support, or gold open access to NECSUS!

NECSUS_European Journal of Media Studies is an international peer reviewed open access publication for innovative and cutting-edge research and writing across the whole field of cinema, television, and (new) media studies. NECSUS is published by Amsterdam University Press and was founded by NECS (European Network for Cinema and Media Studies). The journal maintains a ‘gold’ […]

Aniki journal online

The premiere issue of the Portuguese moving image journal Aniki is now available online and in open access. The issue features a themed dossier on cinephilia which includes an article by NECSUS editorial board member Malte Hagener. Aniki is a dual-language journal published by AIM – Association of Moving Image Researchers.

Athens Biennale 2013: Event as Process

The presentation of the online platform Event as Process: Cities in an Οngoing State of Emergency and the Artist’s Stance, part of the theoretical program of the 4th Athens Biennial AGORA, will take place on Tuesday, 22 October 2013, 19h, at Sofokleous 8, Athens. The launch of the platform will be hosted by Eva Fotiadi […]