CFP: Film Studies - Deadline Extended - Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference

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Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 23, 2022 to February 26, 2022
Location: 
New Mexico, United States
Subject Fields: 
Film and Film History

Call for Papers DEADLINE EXTENDED!

Film Studies

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)

43rd Annual Conference, February 23-26, 2022

Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center

Albuquerque, New Mexico

http://www.southwestpca.org

Proposal submission deadline: November 14, 2021

 

Proposals for papers and panels are now being accepted for the 40th annual SWPACA conference.  One of the nation’s largest interdisciplinary academic conferences, SWPACA offers nearly 70 subject areas, each typically featuring multiple panels. For a full list of subject areas, area descriptions, and Area Chairs, please visit http://southwestpca.org/conference/call-for-papers/ 

The Film Studies area invites presentations on any topic germane to film studies including, but not limited to, film as art, film as culture, and film as industry, and film theory and aesthetics. The most desirable essays will utilize recognized research methodologies that support an arguable thesis or develop a compelling question. We are particularly interested in papers that generate conversation.

All proposals must be submitted through the conference’s database at http://conference.southwestpca.org/ 

For details on using the submission database and on the application process in general, please see the Proposal Submission FAQs and Tips page at http://southwestpca.org/conference/faqs-and-tips/proposal-submission-faqs-and-tips/ 

Individual proposals for 15 minute papers must include an abstract of approximately 200-500 words, as well as a brief summary of no more than 100 words.  

For information on how to submit a proposal for a roundtable or a multi-paper panel, please view the above FAQs and Tips page.  

The deadline for submissions has been EXTENDED to NOVEMBER 14, 2021! 

SWPACA offers monetary awards for the best graduate student papers in a variety of categories. Submissions of accepted, full papers are due January 1.  For more information, visit http://southwestpca.org/conference/graduate-student-awards/

Registration and travel information for the conference is available at http://southwestpca.org/conference/registration/

In addition, please check out the organization’s peer-reviewed, scholarly journal, Dialogue: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Popular Culture and Pedagogy, at http://journaldialogue.org

If you have any questions about the Film Studies area, please contact its Area Chair, Eric Lackey, Colorado Mesa University, elackey@coloradomesa.edu .

We look forward to receiving your submissions!

Contact Info: 

Eric Lackey

Instructor of English

Colorado Mesa University

elackey@coloradomesa.edu

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