CFP: [American] Southerners in Contemporary Film (4/1/08; SAMLA, 11/7/08-11/9/08)

full name / name of organization: 
Andrew Leiter
contact email: 
leiter@lycoming.edu

This session invites papers on any aspect of southerners as represented in
contemporary film. Topics might include (but are not limited to)
southerners “abroad,” “foreigners” in the South, commercialization of
southern culture, complications of traditional southern images, and
developing trends in gender and/or racial representations. We welcome
submissions considering independent or popular films. The 2008 SAMLA
Convention is being held November 7-9 in Louisville, KY. By April 1, 2008,
please send 250-word abstracts, institutional affiliation, and contact
information via email to Andrew Leiter, Lycoming College, at
leiter_at_lycoming.edu. The 2008 SAMLA Convention is being held November 7-9
in Louisville, KY.

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