Registration is now open for the 32nd International Screen Studies Conference

The 32nd International Screen Studies Conference, organised by the journal Screen, will be held in Glasgow from Friday 30 June to Sunday 2 July 2023.

Download SSC2023 schedule.

Download SSC2023 papers and panels.

Papers on all topics in screen studies have been programmed. A keynote strand, Screen Worlds, will address questions of world-making and world-building and interrogate theories and politics of ‘worlding’ and ‘unworlding’ as discussed in decolonial studies and eco-criticism. This theme will be addressed by three keynote speakers: 


Fees are £200 (full price)/ £95 (student) which includes entry to all three days of the conference, refreshments, two lunches and a wine reception. The Saturday night conference dinner can be added for £33. The deadline to register is Friday 16 June. Refunds, minus Eventbrite fees, will be issued until 16 June. After that date, no refunds will be issued. Register at this link.  


The postcode for the conference venue is G3 6NH, in the West End of Glasgow.

Budget hostel options include Glasgow Youth Hostel (five minutes' walk), Sandyford Lodge (12 minutes), and, in the city centre, Eurohostel (20 minutes by subway).

Budget hotels include the Albion Hotel (8 minutes' walk), Sandyford Hotel and Argyll Hotel (both 12 minutes), Argyll Western Hotel (14 minutes), and Travelodge Central (20 minutes). 

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Unfortunately planned maintenance is taking place in June/July at the student residences nearest to the venue (Cairncross House and Kelvinhaugh Gate) therefore we have given speakers priority for booking the limited accommodation available in Queen Margaret student residence (30 minutes' walk). A code and booking link has been circulated to speakers by email.