CFP: Association of Literature on Screen Studies (5/31/07; 9/20/07-9/22/07)

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Ian Hunter
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THE ASSOCIATION OF LITERATURE ON SCREEN STUDIES 2nd Annual Conference will be in Atlanta, 20-22 September 2007.  Anyone interested in submitting a paper should contact the seminar leaders below.

Papers will be selected for publication for the first issue of the international journal, Adaptations: The Journal of Literature on Screen
Studies (Oxford UP).  Any suggestions for further panels should be directed to the organiser, Barton Palmer, Department of English, Clemson University at A complete programme and additional seminars and panels will follow.

Deadline for submission of proposals is Thursday 31 May 2007.
Panels proposed so far include:

The Screenwriter and the Director
Jack Boozer:
Children's Literature on Screen
Deborah Cartmell:
Film and the Critical Tradition
Timothy Corrigan:
Orientalism on Page and Screen
Robert Cross:
The Literatures of Film: screenplays, film romans, film reviews
Kamilla Elliott:
Civil War Literature Into Film
James Grove:
Videogame adaptations / slash and fanfiction
Ian Hunter:
Adaptations and Sequels
Carolyn Jess-Cooke:
Parody and Adaptations
Douglas Lanier:
Adapting Patricia Highsmith
Douglas McFarland:
The Economics and Institutions of Adaptation
Simone Murray:
Alfred Hitchcock at the Source
R. Barton Palmer:
Victorianism and Neo-Victorian Literature on Screen
Eckart Voigts-Vircow:
'Chick Flicks'?: Women's Writing on Screen
Imelda Whelehan:
Adapting Southern Literature
Barton Palmer:
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Received on Thu Mar 08 2007 - 22:43:35 EST

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