CFP: Recreating OZ; Oct 2-4 2009
Annual Convention of the International Wizard of Oz Club
Manhattan, Kansas – October 2-4, 2009
Call for Papers We invite submissions for presentations of 15 minutes in length on "Recreating Oz." Possible topics include:
* Adapting Oz for stage and screen
* Marketing and commemorating the Oz books
* Assembling the histories of Oz creators
* Teaching Oz
* Archiving Oz
* Re-reading the Oz books and earlier critical interpretations
* Re-imagining the world of Oz for contemporary audiences (Maguire's Wicked, Stauffacher's Harry Sue, the mini-series Tin Man, comics and graphic novels)
Send abstracts of 300-500 words as attachments to firstname.lastname@example.org by May 8, 2009.
Decisions about papers will be made and announced by May 31, 2009.
More information available at: http://www.k-state.edu/english/programs/childlit/oz/index.html