CFP: NeMLA 2016: On Manoel de Oliveira

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Call for Papers
March 17, 2016 to March 20, 2016
Connecticut, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Film and Film History, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

NeMLA 2016: On Manoel de Oliveira

This panel seeks to explore the impact in global art cinema of the work of the Portuguese film director, Manoel de Oliveira (1908-2015). Multidisciplinary approaches and topics that frame Oliveira’s work in national and/or international theories and practices are welcome, namely: Oliveira’s documentary and fiction, cinematic and inter-arts dialogues, author and star cinema, theater and film; cosmopolitanism and postcolonial perspectives.  Languages: English/Portuguese. Send 300-word abstract and short CV to Silvia Oliveira ( by September 30, 2015:

Contact Info: 

Silvia Oliveira, PhD.
Associate Professor of Portuguese Studies
Modern Languages Department, Rhode Island College
Phone: 401-456-8748
Faculty Liaison, Institute for Portuguese and Lusophone World Studies

Phone: 401-456-8476
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