Call for papers: ANIMATION AND PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT SYMPOSIUM 2018 (APES 18) 

APES 18 invites ground-breaking research on a plethora of areas associated to animation practice and public engagement, to offer an alternative view of the capabilities of animation and to identify new terrains in the connection of animation and the engaged public. APES 18 follows on from previous year’s highly successful symposium and this year will be taking place on Tuesday 22nd May 201...

29th Annual SAS Conference, 2017

29th Annual International Society for Animation Studies Conference 3-7 July,  2017 Hosted by Università degli Studi di Padova (Italy) Conference Chair: Marco Bellano Download Conference Programme: http://sas2017.beniculturali.unipd.it/web/ The 2017 annual conference theme “… And Yet It Moves!” theme invited delegates to focus on the nature of animation, by suggesting that m...

2017 Annual Conference to be held at Padova University

“… And yet it moves!”, was the response of Galileo Galilei, a former professor at the University of Padova, after he was forced to reject the idea of an Earth spinning around an unmoving Sun. In 2017, more than 380 years later, those words will come back to title the 29th Annual Conference of the SAS-Society for Animation Studies, held at the same institution where Galileo taught: one of th...

28th Annual SAS Conference, 2016

  June 26 - 30, 2016 School of Art, Design & Media - Nanyang Technological University, Singapore   The Society for Animation Studies has always excelled in bringing together theorists and practitioners from different fields and cultures in an international framework. “The Cosmos of Animation” reflects and continues this proud tradition in the multi-cultural and cosmopolitan city of...