CFP: European Silent Cinema (1/15/06; collection)
CFP: European Silent Cinema (01/15/2006; proposed edited collection)
Submissions are invited for a collection of essays relating to
European Silent Cinema.
The scope of this collection is intended to provide an overview of European
film in the silent era, providing an introduction for students and scholars
and opening up areas for future research. Topics of investigation might
include, but are not limited to: pioneers of national cinemas, questions of
gender and representation, stars, ethnicity, class, audience reception,
entertainment history, visions of modernity and tradition in silent cinema,
exhibition practices (including music), genre, the presence of foreign
We invite email submission of abstracts of 800-1000 words before January
15th 2006 with completed papers due by June 2006. Please include "CFP:
European Silent Cinema" in the subject lines of all emails.
Tony Tracy, Gwenda Young
Huston School of Film Department of English,
& Digital Media University College Cork,
National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland.
Galway, Ireland Email: g.young_at_ucc.ie
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