Aperture: BYU’s Journal for Media Arts

The Student Film Association is proud to announce the call for papers for its inaugural issue of the online student academic journal, Aperture. The journal publishes student scholarship in media-related fields from the Internet to cinema to video games and beyond. There will be a $500 and $300 prize for first and second place in each of the following categories:

  • Academic essays between 2000 and 6000 words (called ‘Features’);
  • Screenplays up to 50 pages;
  • New media pieces (as defined in the call for papers) with written supplements.

For more information on each category and the submission process, visit the call for papers at film.byu.edu/aperture. The submission deadline is 3 January 2014. For updates, like the Aperture Facebook page. If you are interested in acting as a reviewer for the journal next semester, please contact Scott Raia at aperture@byu.edu.