Call for Papers -- Alfred Hitchcock -- November 1, 2015

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Call for Papers
November 1, 2015
New Mexico, United States
Subject Fields: 
Communication, Cultural History / Studies, Film and Film History, Literature, Psychology

Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock

Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference

37th Annual Conference
February 10-13, 2016

Hyatt Regency Hotel and Conference Center

330 Tijeras Ave. NW

Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102 USA

Phone:  1-505-842-1234

Submission Deadline: November 1, 2015

Conference Website: <> (updated regularly)


Panels now forming for presentations on the films and career of Alfred Hitchcock. Listed below are some suggestions for possible presentations.

  • Hitchcock and Music
  • Hitchcock and Television
  • Hitchcock and Pedagogy
  • Hitchcock and Film Theory
  • Hitchcock and Film Genres
  • Hitchcock and Voyeurism
  • Hitchcock and the Silent Era
  • Hitchcock and Gender
  • Hitchcock and Black Humor

Scholars, teachers, professionals, grad students, and others interested in Alfred Hitchcock are encouraged to participate. The above list of topics suggests a few possible ways to consider Alfred Hitchcock's work, but it is not final. Any other approaches to discussing the “master of suspense” are certainly welcome.

Please submit your 200 word paper abstract (or a proposal for a multi-paper panel) to the database at

Your abstract or proposal must be submitted by November 1, 2015.

Also, the organization’s peer-reviewed journal, Dialogue: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Popular Culture and Pedagogy, is currently accepting submissions. For more information, visit

Please remember to apply for institutional awards, such as monetary awards for the best graduate student papers.  For more information, check out the full list of awards at

If you have any questions, please contact:  Dr. Michael Howarth, Alfred Hitchcock Chair

Contact Info: 

Dr. Michael Howarth, Alfred Hitchcock Chair

Associate Professor of English

Missouri Southern State University

3950 E. Newman Road

Kuhn Hall

Joplin MO 64801


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