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European Film Cultures: An International Conference 8-9 November 2013, Lund University, Sweden
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Lund University, Sweden & ECREA Film Studies Section
European Film Cultures: An International Conference
The study of film as culture and of film cultures has been an expanding area of study in recent years. The aim of this two-day conference is to focus on the most recent developments and discuss different ways of analyzing film in cultural contexts, as well as film as a cultural product, with the aim to debate how different methodologies and perspectives can inspire each other in productive ways.
Confirmed keynote speakers:
We welcome papers on:
o film production as a creative industry
We welcome proposals either as open call or as a part of a pre-constituted panel. Abstract submission deadline is 31 May 2013, and notification will follow shortly thereafter (around 30 June 2013). You do not have to be a member of ECREA to participate in the conference. Please submit your proposal to firstname.lastname@example.org, Helle Kannik Haastrup Associate Professor, Roskilde University, Denmark.
Proposals should include title, abstract (max 150 words), 3-5 key bibliographical references, name of the presenter and institutional affiliation. Panel organizers are asked to submit panel proposals including a panel title, a short description of the panel and information on all the papers as listed above. Panels may consist of 3-4 speakers with a maximum of 20 minutes speaking time each. When you write your proposal, please remember that the conference language is English.
The conference will be held at the Centre for Languages and Literature at Lund University, Sweden. Lund is among the oldest cities in Sweden, and can easily be reached via the airports in Copenhagen and Malmö. Further information on travel and accommodation will be given by the time papers are accepted.
A conference fee of 450 SEK/50 EURO will include lunch, administration and a small reception. Participants will have to cover their own expenses for travel, accommodation and dinner.
The conference is organized by the ECREA film studies section. You are welcome to contact us for further information:
More information on ECREA film studies section on: http://www.ecrea.eu/divisions/section/id/6