Dear African film academics,
Africa in Motion (AiM) Film Festival, one of the UK’s largest African film
festivals, is currently inviting papers from scholars working in the field
of African Popular Culture for our academic symposium which will run
alongside Africa in Motion Film Festival 2012 (25 October – 2 November) in
the city of Edinburgh, UK on Saturday 27 October 2012, 09:00 – 17:00.
Venue: Seminar Room 1 & 2, Chrystal MacMillan Building, University of
Edinburgh, George Square.
For abstract submission guidelines and additional information on the
symposium, please see attached document or visit
We would very much appreciate if you could include this information in your
upcoming networks and/or circulate the information around your network so
that it reaches specialised media and film studies networks as widely as
The deadline for papers is 30 July 2012.
We hope to welcome you to AiM 2012 to explore with us what the modern means