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Doctoral Scholarship Opportunity: Stephen Dwoskin: Artist and/as Filmmaker

PhD Studentship in Art / Film, Theatre and TV: Stephen Dwoskin: The artist as/and film maker

Qualification type:    PhD                                                                                                                                                                               Location:                Reading                                                                                                                                          

FINAL WEEK!! Critical Insights: Silence of the Lambs (Abstracts 6/3) KEY TOPICS STILL NEEDED!


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). 

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