UPDATE: Film Adaptation (12/1/06; SW/TX PCA/ACA, 214/07-2/17/07)
Extended Deadline: 12/1
Call for Papers: Film Area: Film Adaptation.
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association 27th Annual
Conf., in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Join us February 14-17, 2007, at The
Hyatt Regency Conference Hotel, downtown ABQ.
We welcome any aspect of film adaptation studies; prospective topics
*novel to film adaptation
*film to film adaptation
*stage to screen adaptation (excluding Shakespeare)
*video games, songs, cartoons, and even Disney rides to film adaptation
Special topics include:
* Graphic Novel Adaptations (Sin City, A History of Violence, V for
Vendetta, Batman: Year One as Batman Begins)
* Comic Book Adaptations (Fantastic Four, Hellboy)
* Phillip K. Dick (Blade Runner, A Scanner Darkly, Minority Report)
Conference Rates: Professionals, $140; Graduate students $120; Spouse,
For further details regarding the conference (listing of all areas, hotel,
registration, tours, etc.) please visit http://www2.h-net.msu.edu/~swpca.
Please send inquiries regarding this area to Lynnea Chapman King or Andrew
Tash at the email or physical address below. Extended submission deadline is
Dec. 1, and registration deadline is December 31, 2006.
Submissions should include a current curriculum vitae, a working
bibliography for your paper, and a 200- 250 word abstract.
Lynnea Chapman King
Butler Community College
1810 N. Andover Rd
Andover, KS 67002
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Received on Sat Nov 25 2006 - 20:54:50 EST