Shakespeare on Film and Television

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Shakespeare on Film & Television
The 2014 PCA/ACA Conference will be held April 16 through Saturday April 19, at the Marriott Chicago Downtown.

Please note that the firm deadline for abstract proposals this year is November 1, 2013.

All Proposals & Abstracts Must Be Submitted Through The PCA Database. Please submit a proposal to only one area at a time.

We have previously had panels on the following topics and invite new ideas all the time.
-What is a Shakespeare Adaptation?
-The Future of Shakespeare Adaptations
-Translating Shakespeare into Film: Additions and Omissions
-Shakespeare and the Genre Film
-Shakespearean Auteurs
-Shakespeare in Silent Film
-Shakespeare biopics (including Anonymous)
-Shakespeare in the Global Marketplace
-Bollywood Shakespeare
-Latino Shakespeare
-Sitcom Shakespeare
-Animated and cartoon Shakespeares
-Shakespeare Retold on British Television
-The BBC Television Productions
-Slings and Arrows, Shakespeare on Canadian Television
-Apocalyptic/Millennial Shakespeare
-Twenty-First Century Shakespeare
-Metatheatrical Shakespeare: Putting on the Plays
-Transgressive Shakespeare
-Shakespeare and Sexuality
-Shakespeare for the Classroom

Please submit a 250 word proposal and a brief CV to the PCAACA conference website at

Send inquiries to:
Richard Vela
English, Theatre and Foreign Languages Department
The University of North Carolina, Pembroke
Pembroke, NC 28372