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Call for Contributors: What’s Eating You?: Food and Horror on Screen (Abstracts 5/20/15; Essays 12/1/15)

Call for Contributors  (Abstracts 5/20/15; Essays 12/1/15)

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

There is, perhaps, no closer association than the one between food and life – and nearly as close is that between food and quality of life.  Old adages tell us that we are what we eat, or more broadly, divide us into two categories: those who live to eat, and those who eat to live. And of course, what child hasn’t heard “Eeww! Don’t put that in your mouth!”?

CFP: Children’s and Youth Culture on the Screen – SAMLA (Durham, NC, 11/13-11/15)

This call is for the South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA) conference, a regional conference associated with the MLA. It's a very diverse and very welcoming conference, perfect for graduate students and independent scholars as well as faculty.

CFP: Focus on German Studies Twentieth Annual Graduate Student Conference: True Stories? Exploring Subjectivity, Non-Fiction and Truth Claims

The German Graduate Student Association of the University of Cincinnati and the editors of the graduate student journal Focus on German Studies present the Twentieth Annual Focus Graduate Student Conference to be held 20–22 November, 2015 at the University of Cincinnati.

CFP: It’s a Man’s World: Masculinity in Film, TV, and Media (6/1/15; 11/5-8/15)


It’s a Man’s World: Masculinity in Film, TV, and Media

An area of multiple panels for the 2015 Film & History Conference:

Journeys, Detours, Breakdowns

November 5-8, 2015

The Madison Concourse Hotel and Governor’s Club

Madison, WI (USA)

DEADLINE for abstracts:  June 1, 2015