Erotic Adaptations One-Day Symposium (26 January 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Centre for Adaptations, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK
contact email: 
iqhunter@dmu.ac.uk

Proposals are invited for papers on erotic and sexually explicit adaptations and appropriations, from film versions of erotic classics such as Justine, Lady Chatterley’s Lover and Story of O to contemporary slash fiction and porn parodies. The focus will be on screen adaptations but papers are welcome on graphic novels, novelisations, video mashups, photography, manga, book illustrations, radio and video games. The Symposium is hosted jointed by the Centre for Adaptations and the AHRC-funded Onscenity Research Network (http://onscenity.org/index.html)

Please send an abstract of 200 words for a 20 minute paper to Ian Hunter at iqhunter@dmu.ac.uk.

DEADLINE FOR PROPOSALS: 1 November 2010

The Symposium will run from 10.00 - 6.00 at the Centre for Adaptations, Faculty of Humanities, De Montfort University, Leicester on Wednesday 26 January 2011.

Admission is £30 / £15 concessions, including lunch and coffees.

cfp categories: 
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
film_and_television
gender_studies_and_sexuality
international_conferences
popular_culture