Pedro Almodóvar and the Cinema of Desire
PCA/ACA & Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations
April 20-23, 2011
San Antonio, TX
Proposal submission deadline: October 15, 2010
Conference hotel: Marriott Rivercenter San Antonio
101 Bowie Street
San Antonio, Texas 78205 USA
Panel Title: Pedro Almodóvar and the Cinema of Desire
Papers are now being accepted on all topics related to the work of director Pedro Almodóvar.
While all approaches to Almodóvar will be considered, some possible areas of interest are:
Representation of Lovers
Mothers in Almodóvar's films
Filmic and Literary Touchstones in his Works
Intertextuality (Women on the Verge and Girls and Suitcases in Broken
Representation of the filmmaking process
Please share this CFP with colleagues.
Scholars, teachers, professionals, and others are encouraged to participate. Graduate students are also particularly welcome with award opportunities for best graduate papers.
Please send a 250-350 word abstract to firstname.lastname@example.org or to the physical address below by 15 October 2010.
Dr. M. Catherine Jonet, European Popular Culture and Literature Area Chair
New Mexico State University
P.O. Box 30001
Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001