Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock - Southwest Texas Popular & American Culture Association

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Southwest Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Association
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howarth-m@mssu.edu

Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock

Southwest Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Association
34th Annual Conference
Albuquerque, New Mexico
February 13-16, 2013
Hyatt Regency Hotel and Conference Center
330 Tijeras Ave. NW
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102 USA
Phone: 1-505-842-1234
Submission Deadline: November 16, 2012

Conference Website: (updated regularly)

Panels now forming for presentations on the films and career of Alfred Hitchcock. Listed below are some suggestions for possible presentations.
• Hitchcock and Music
• Hitchcock and Television
• Hitchcock and Pedagogy
• Hitchcock and Film Theory
• Hitchcock and Film Genres
• Hitchcock and Voyeurism
• Hitchcock and the Silent Era
• Hitchcock and Gender
• Hitchcock and Black Humor

This list of topics suggests a few possible ways to consider Alfred Hitchcock's work, but it is not final. Any other approaches to discussing the “master of suspense” are certainly welcome.

Please submit your abstract to the database at the following web address:
conference2013.swtxpca.org. Your abstract must be submitted by November 16, 2012.

Note: This year we are “Celebrating Popular/American Culture(s) in a Global Context.”

Also, please remember to apply for institutional awards, such as monetary awards for the best graduate student papers. For more information, check out the full list of awards at http://www.swtxpca.org/documents/48.html.

If you have any questions, please contact:

Michael Howarth, Alfred Hitchcock Chair
Assistant Professor of English
Missouri Southern State University
3950 E. Newman Road
Kuhn Hall
Joplin MO 64801
417-625-3051
Howarth-M@mssu.edu

cfp categories: 
american
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ethnicity_and_national_identity
film_and_television
gender_studies_and_sexuality
interdisciplinary
popular_culture
religion
romantic
theory
twentieth_century_and_beyond