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Call for Papers and Projects: Membrana Journal

Einsendeschluss: 24.04.2023

Membrana Journal is looking for contributions for its upcoming issue Membrana Vol. 8 No. 1 - Collaboration. Contribution proposals in form of 150-word abstracts and/or visuals are to be submitted until April 24 2023.


Membrana Vol. 8 No. 1 opens up space for critical reflection on collaboration and participation in contemporary and historical visual practices, offering a platform for contributions that address the following topics (but not limited to):

  •  the ethics and politics of aesthetics in socially engaged photography

  • agency, representation and the power dynamics of co-authorship, co-creation and self-authorship

  • decolonizing culture and technology in the visual arts

  • participatory photography, film, and contemporary socially engaged art

  • social and liberal documentary movements

  • visualizing subaltern forms of commonality and participation

Format of contributions

  • Articles, interviews – including notes, references, abstract, and biography 21,000–49,000 characters / 3000–7000 words

  • Reviews, experiments 10,500–21,000 characters / 1500–3000 words

  • Photographic projects and artwork: proposals for non-commissioned work or samples of work

Membrana Vol. 8 No. 1 - Collaboration will be co-edited by Anthony Luvera (Associate Professor of Photography in the Centre for Arts, Memory and Communities at Coventry University).


More information can be found here.