CFP: Stephen Spielberg (10/1/06; PCA/ACA, 4/4/07-4/7/07)

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JewishStudiesPCA_at_aol.com
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STEPHEN SPIELBERG
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The Jewish Studies Area of the Popular Culture Association is organizing at=20
least one panel on specifically evaluating Stephen Spielberg for the 2007=20
conference of the ACA/PCA in Boston, Massachusetts, April 4-7, 2007.
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Stephen Spielberg is one of the most powerful and most influential directors=
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in Hollywood today. His filmography includes Jaws, Close Encounters of the=20
Third Kind, the Indiana Jones films, his Academy Award winning film Schindle=
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List, and Saving Private Ryan. He has worked with many of the best creative=
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people in the film industry including actors Roy Scheider, Richard Dreyfuss,=
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Harrison Ford, Ben Kingsley, Liam Neeson, and Tom Hanks; almost exclusively=20=
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film score composer John Williams; and writer/producer/director George Lucas=
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 In addition to his commercial film work, he founded The Shoah Foundation,=20
which works toward collecting the personal remembrances of Holocaust survivo=
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Presentation proposals should examine the impact Stephen Spielberg has had o=
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filmmaking, the film industry, Holocaust remembrance, and honoring World War=
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II veterans and their memories. =20
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Proposals should be approximately 250 words in length and must include your=20
mailing address, telephone number, and email address.
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All proposals should be emailed to both the Area Chair and Associate Area=20
Chair. DO NOT SEND ATTACHMENTS. Please copy-and-paste your proposal into t=
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email message.
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Area Chair: Daniel Walden -- dxw8_at_psu.edu
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Associate Area Chair: Barbara Silliman -- JewishStudiesPCA_at_aol.com
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Deadline for submissions: October 1, 2006

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cfp categories: 
film_and_television