CFP: Bloodlines: British Horror Past and Present, De Montfort University and Phoenix Square, Leicester UK, 4 - 5 March 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Ian Hunter, De Montfort University
contact email: 
iqhunter@dmu.ac.uk

Proposals are invited for papers at Bloodlines: British Horror Past and Present, a major two-day conference on British screen horror at De Montfort University and Phoenix Square, Leicester (the UK's newest digital media centre) on 4 and 5 March 2010. As well as panels and keynote lectures, the conference will include screenings, film premieres, and interviews and round tables with directors.

Plenary speakers so far include Kim Newman, Pete Walker, David Pirie (TBC) and Peter Hutchings.

Papers should last no longer than 20 minutes and may cover any aspect of British horror on film and television. Please send 300 word proposals, with a biographical note including any institutional affiliation, to Ian Hunter: iqhunter@dmu.ac.uk.

The strict final deadline for proposals is 15 January 2010.

For more information please contact iqhunter@dmu.ac.uk or visit the conference's Facebook page.

cfp categories: 
film_and_television
popular_culture