CFP: J.R.R. Tolkien/C.S. Lewis (6/15/06; MAPACA, 10/27/06-10/29/06)

full name / name of organization: 
Bill Mistichelli
contact email: 
wxm3@psu.edu

Call for Papers: J.R.R. Tolkien/C.S. Lewis

        The J.R.R. Tolkien/C.S. Lewis panel of the 2006 Mid-Atlantic
Popular Culture/American Culture Association Conference seeks
abstracts of papers (200-250 words) that address various aspects of
each author's works. Discussion of the recent film versions of Lord
of the Rings and Narnia are welcome. The chair is open to a wide
variety of topics and approaches. The aim is to identify and
characterize the recent wide acclaim given to both writers, both as
serious thinkers and popular entertainers of broad and immense appeal.
        Choices of AV equipment are limited to DVD/VCR/monitor/audio
cassette player/carousel and overhead projectors/screen.

        Deadline for submission is 15 June 2006.
        Conference meets at the Wyndham Baltimore Inner Harbor Hotel.
        Meeting dates are 27-29 October 2006.
        Please address e-mail to wxm3_at_psu.edu
        Hard copies of abstracts should be mailed to the following address:
                Bill Mistichelli
                English Department
                PSU Abington
                1600 Woodland Road
                Abington, PA 19001

        Include the following information with your submission:
                Name
                Professional Affiliation
                Title of Paper
                AV requirements
                E-mail address
                Posted Mail Address
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cfp categories: 
twentieth_century_and_beyond