Cinematic Melodrama

full name / name of organization: 
American Association of Italian Studies
contact email: 
maria.catrickes@yale.edu

Cinematic Melodrama

This panel will explore cinematic melodrama in relation to literature, visual arts, opera, politics, morality, or religion. Papers that analyze specific use of posture, gesture, and spatial and musical categories are encouraged. All theoretical approaches are welcome. Please send a 250-300 word abstract and brief biographical note by November 15, 2012 to maria.catrickes@yale.edu.

Organizer: Maria Alexandra Catrickes, Yale University, maria.catrickes@yale.edu



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cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
film_and_television
general_announcements
international_conferences
modernist studies
religion