On the Western’s frontier, citizens and sociopaths abound—lawmen and outlaws, gamblers and gunmen, cavalry wives and soiled doves, the Indian chiefs and buffalo scouts. How do these figures—materially or metaphorically—shape the creation, delivery and reception of the American West in film? The "good" citizen in a Western may seem easy to define, but when do some portrayals of citizenship succeed, inspiring audiences, while others backfire? When might the actions of sociopaths be laudable?
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Research in Religion is a one-day interdisciplinary conference, organised by the University of Edinburgh and Queen's University Belfast. It seeks to bring together postgraduate students and early career scholars based in Scottish and Irish institutions, who research any aspect of religion and religious culture (whether in Scotland, Ireland, or the wider world).
Seminar CFP for RSA 2019: “Sex, Gender, and Race in the Atlantic and Mediterranean Worlds: A Comparative View”
Trotz der relativ kurzen Geschichte der Textlinguistik hat sich der Textbegriff in den letzten Jahrzehnten entscheidend gewandelt. In jüngster Zeit beobachten wir Bestrebungen vieler Textlinguistinnen und Textlinguisten, auch das Außersprachliche zu berücksichtigen.
The Editorial Board of the peer-reviewed Metropolitan Museum Journal invites submissions of original research on works of art in the