[UPDATE] Alfred Hitchcock - Albuquerque, New Mexico February 11-14, 2015
Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference
36th Annual Conference
Albuquerque, New Mexico
February 11-14, 2015
Hyatt Regency Hotel and Conference Center
330 Tijeras Ave. NW
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102 USA
Submission Deadline: November 1, 2014
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
Scholars, teachers, professionals, and others interested in Alfred Hitchcock are encouraged to participate. The above 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 200 word paper abstract (or a multi-abstract proposal for a full panel) to the database at the following web address: http://conference2015.southwestpca.org/. Your abstract or proposal must be submitted by November 1, 2014.
Note: This year's conference theme will be "Many Faces, Many Voices: Intersecting Borders in Popular Culture."
Also, the organization's new peer-reviewed journal, Dialogue: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Popular Culture and Pedagogy, recently launched its first issue and is currently accepting submissions. For more information, visit http://journaldialogue.org.
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://southwestpca.org/conference/graduate-student-awards/.
If you have any questions, please contact:
Michael Howarth, Alfred Hitchcock Chair
Associate Professor of English
Missouri Southern State University
3950 E. Newman Road
Joplin MO 64801