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DEADLINE EXTENDED!!! What's Eating You?: Food and Horror on Screen (Abstracts 5/31/15)

DEADLINE EXTENDED!!! ** Abstracts accepted through 5/31 **

Lots of territory to explore here - Poultrygeist ... Bad Taste ... Sweeney Todd ... The Stuff ... Delicatessen ... Dead Sushi ... Motel Hell ... Attack of the Killer Tomatoes ... and so much more!!


Call for Contributors  (Abstracts 5/31/15; Essays 12/1/15)

What’s Eating You?: Food and Horror on Screen

CFP: Critical Insights: Silence of the Lambs (6/3/15; 11/20/15)

Call for Contributors – Abstracts by June 3, 2015.

Critical Insights: Silence of the Lambs (1991)

One of the most influential thrillers, Jonathan Demme’s Silence of the Lambs—along with its lead characters— has become a touchstone of popular culture.  As such, it’s been chosen by Salem Press as one of the lead volumes in its Critical Insights: Film series (an extension of Salem’s well known CI series in literature). 

Reminder: Deadline approaching for "The Real and the Intermedial" Conference (May 25th)

Dear List Members, let me remind you of our next conference on intermediality, in case this challenging topic is of interest to you:


Cluj-Napoca, October 23-24, 2015. Deadline for proposals: May 25, 2015.
Conference venue: Sapientia University, Cluj-Napoca Calea Turzii nr. 4.