[MGSA-L] JGMC 6.2 out: Special issue on Greek Screen Industries AND Special section on Cultural responses to lockdown

Papadimitriou, Lydia L.Papadimitriou at ljmu.ac.uk
Wed Dec 9 06:19:31 PST 2020


Dear all

The new issue of the Journal of Greek Media and Culture (6:2) is now out, on the journal's website: https://www.intellectbooks.com/journal-of-greek-media-culture <https://www.intellectbooks.com/journal-of-greek-media-culture> .

The main part is a special issue on 'Greek Screen Industries' edited by Georgia Aitaki, Lydia Papadimitriou and Yannis Tzioumakis. Its extended introduction, entitled 'Greek screen industries: From political economy to Media Industry Studies', is free to download for a limited period from here: https://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/intellect/jgmc/2020/00000006/00000002/art00001.

You will also find five articles - on news and populism (Philemon Bantimaroudis and Theodora Maniou); on alternative hybrid media with special focus on EfSyn (Lambrini Papadopoulou); on commercial television drama (Georgia Aitaki), on promotional screen industries (Afroditi Nikolaidou and Ifigeneia Mylona); and video games and the law (Elina Roinioti)

The issue also has a 'Special Section' on 'Cultural Responses to Lockdown', edited by Eleni Papargyriou and Lydia Papadimitriou with shorter reflective texts on the impact of the pandemic on: poetry (Fiona Antonelaki); ancient drama (Eleftheria Ioannidou); film and the Thessaloniki festival (Anna Poupou); and music streams (Danae Stefanou). This is also free to download for a month, and you can access it via the journal's website (each text via a separate link). The short intro is here https://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/intellect/jgmc/2020/00000006/00000002/art00009

Furthermore, a 'virtual roundtable' on Modern Greek Studies in the 21st century organised by Kristina Gedgaudaite brings together six more post-graduate and early career researchers who discuss the challenges and opportunities for the discipline. Aside from book reviews, the issue also contains a visual essay by photography researcher Christina Kolaiti, which explores photographic self-representation and psychoanalysis.

Enjoy the issue and best wishes!

Lydia and Eleni

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Dr Lydia Papadimitriou
Reader (Associate Professor) in Film Studies
Liverpool John Moores University
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Brownlow Hill
Liverpool
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Tel. 0151 2314857

Principal Editor: Journal of Greek Media and Culture<https://www.intellectbooks.com/journal-of-greek-media-culture>

Latest publication: Contemporary Balkan Cinema: Transnational Exchanges and Global Circuits<https://edinburghuniversitypress.com/book-contemporary-balkan-cinema.html> , edited by Lydia Papadimitriou and Ana Grgic, EUP. Discount code: NEW30 for 30%

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