UPDATE: Film Exhibition and Theater Preservation (12/15/06; SW/TX PCA/ACA, 2/4/07-2/17/07)

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New Submission Deadline—December 15, 2006

The 28th Annual Meeting of the SW/TX PCA/ACA
February 14–17, 2007
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Join a group that has gathered annually since 2000 to discuss research
accomplishments for the year and to participate in an area that always welcomes
newcomers with fresh ideas on exhibition history and the future of film
exhibition today, as well as the efforts of theatre preservationists who save
history for all us. The focus, then, is the history and future of film exhibition
as well as the good work of those who save movie theatres for all of us to

We would particularly welcome groups or representatives who can outline the
difficulties of theatre preservation.

Proposal Deadline: December 15, 2006

Submission Guidelines:

Send a 150 word abstract and brief bio to

Deborah Carmichael
Oklahoma State University
Dept. of English
205 Morrill Hall
Stillwater OK 74078

Or submit electronically


Topics may include but are not limited to:

Film exhibition history
International film exhibition
Economic, social, and cultural significance of film exhibition
Movie theaters and community identity
Theater preservation efforts
Theater architecture and design
Concessions, tie-ins, and the moviegoing experience

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