Further Adventures in Wonderland: The Afterlife of Alice
Thursday 1st December 2011
Manchester, United Kingdom
Papers are sought for a one-day conference in Manchester on representations and interpretations of Alice in Wonderland in popular culture. This conference seeks to address the perennial popularity of Lewis Carroll's creation, and to explore her most recent incarnations. Possible themes may include (but are not limited to):
Film, TV and animated adaptations
Translations, editions, sequels and prequels
Music – pop, punk, rock and metal
Fashion – from stripy tights to tattoos
Psychedelia and drug culture
Gothic Alices – subcultures, dress, artwork
Merchandise, ephemera, collectibles
Abstracts of 250-300 words (for a 20 min paper) should be sent via email to Dr. Hannah Priest at firstname.lastname@example.org by Thursday 1st September 2011.
Selected papers may be invited for inclusion in an academic collection of essays following the conference.
For information, please see www.hic-dragones.co.uk/events