The American Presidency on Film:
A National Conference, November 10-12, 2000
Westlake Hyatt Hotel, Simi Valley, California
(A 45-min. drive north of LAX Airport)
Sponsors: The Film and History League
and Film & History: An Interdisciplinary Journal
of Film and Television Studies
Visit the nearby Ronald Reagan Presidential Library with VIP access.
Benefits of participation:
Panel presentations on topics below.
Banquet with a prominent guest speaker.
Films from Presidential Libraries.
Gift shop of "Presidential" items.
Major publisher will print selected papers.
Proposals were invited on the following film and tv-related topics:
Actual Presidents, 1789-present.
Imaginary Presidents and first families.
The Imperial Presidency.
The White House as mise en scene.
Documentary studies of the Presidency.
Satires of the Presidency.
TV and the Presidency: shaping the public mind.
International perspectives on the Presidency.
White House staffers.
Registration at conference: $200. Fees include registration, banquet, one year of Film & History.
Hyatt Westlake Plaza
Westlake Village, CA 91361
Conference rate: $109 for single/double occupancy per night.
This conference is sponsored by the Film and History League
in conjunction with Film & History: An Interdisciplinary
Journal. Copious information about both are at the web
site. Visit the web site below and then pose us questions.
A credit option is available at the undergraduate and graduate
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