Call for Papers: Film, Television and the 1960s Conference (submission deadline: July 15, 2007)
We invite panel and individual-paper proposals for the Film, Television and the 1960s Conference, to be held at Plymouth State University (Plymouth, New Hampshire) October 5-6, 2007. The members of the conference committee are seeking contributions that examine noteworthy subject matter, representations, and themes explored in cinematic and televisual offerings during the decade of the 1960s. Participants are encouraged to interpret the conference theme broadly and innovatively. Individual presentations will be limited to 20 minutes in length.
We encourage submissions from scholars, educators, and students at all levels, and from disciplines including anthropology, communication, cultural studies, film studies, history, journalism, LGBT studies, media studies, popular culture, sociology, and television studies. We intend to publish selected papers (with authorís permission) in a special anthology pertaining to the conference theme. As a bonus, please note that the conference dates correspond with the ideal time to enjoy New Englandís breathtaking fall foliage!
Persons submitting individual-paper proposals are asked to submit a one-page abstract with complete contact information (name, institutional affiliation, mail and e-mail addresses, daytime telephone number, fax number). Panel proposals (featuring three paper-presentations total) should include panel title, brief description of panel theme, name of the panel chair, one-page abstracts of each paper in the panel, and complete contact information for each presenter on the panel (name, institutional affiliation, snail-mail and e-mail addresses, daytime telephone number, fax number). In order to be considered, all proposals must be received no later than July 15, 2007.
Please mail or e-mail conference proposals to: Film, Television and the 1960s Conference, Attn: Kylo-Patrick Hart, Department of Communication and Media Studies, Plymouth State University, 17 High Street, MSC 60, Plymouth, NH 03264; email@example.com
For specific inquiries prior to submitting a proposal, please contact Kylo-Patrick Hart at (603) 535-3122 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Department of Communication and Media Studies Plymouth State University
17 High Street, MSC 60
Plymouth, NH 03264
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