CFP: Literature/Film Association (8/15/07; 10/11/07-10/14/07)

full name / name of organization: 
Cynthia J. Miller
contact email: 
cymiller@tiac.net

2007 Literature/Film Assn Conference Call for Papers
11-14 October 2007, The University of Kansas, Lawrence

Primary Theme: Adaptations of Theatre into Film and Television
Papers are also invited from all areas of literature/film studies,
including adaptations and remakes, literature/film theory, history and
film, biography and film, genre topics, social issues (including race,
class and gender studies), auteur studies, and individual film
analyses. The Theatre/Film focus should not be regarded as restrictive.

Proposals: 300-500 word abstracts due 15 August 2007. Send to
<mailto:tibbetts_at_ku.edu>tibbetts_at_ku.edu
And copy to <mailto:jxwelsh_at_salisbury.edu>jxwelsh_at_salisbury.edu,
<mailto:cymiller_at_tiac.net>cymiller_at_tiac.net, and
<mailto:tom.prasch_at_washburn.edu>tom.prasch_at_washburn.edu.

Conference Registration: $140 before 15 September, $175 thereafter
Registration for graduate students and retired professionals: $75
LFA Dues: A separate for $10 should be made out to the Literature/Film
Assn. Designate Registration checks to LFA Conference and make them out
to: Department of Theatre& Film. Send both checks to: Department of
Theatre & Film (Attn: Karla Conrad), 356 Murphy Hall, University of
Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045.

Conference Director: Dr. John C. Tibbetts, Associate Chair
                         Department of Theatre and Film
                         The University of Kansas
                         Lawrence, Kansas 66045

Co-Directors: Jim Welsh, LFA Founder, Salisbury University emeritus
                       Tom Prasch, Washburn University, Topeka, KS/
                       Cynthia J. Miller, Emerson College, Boston, MA.

Lodging: Spring Hill Suites Marriott, No.1 Riverfront Plaza, Lawrence, KS
66044
                         Tel. (785) 841-2700. Ask for Lit/Film Conference
rate of $114 per night
                         [N.B. Only a limited number of rooms will be
available at this rate.]
                   Holiday Inn, Holidome, 200 McDonald Drive, Lawrence, KS
66044. Tel.
                         (785) 749-8925. LFA rate is $99 per
night. [limited number of rooms]
                   Hampton Inn, 2306 West 6th Street, Lawrence, KS
66049. Tel. (785) 841-
                         4944. LFA rate is $89.
                   NOTE: For the Conference Rates, book by 11 September 2007.

Sponsored by The Literature/Film Association, the University of Kansas
Department of Theatre & Film, and the Hall Center for the Humanities
(Lawrence, KS).
    
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Received on Sun Feb 11 2007 - 15:23:40 EST

cfp categories: 
film_and_television