CFP: [Film] Passages in Film and Literature (Nov. 1, 2007; CEA March 27-29, 2008)

full name / name of organization: 
Carol Osborne
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 College English Association National Conference
 March 27-29, 2008
 St. Louis, Missouri

We invite papers on the theme of Passages in Film and Literature for the
39th annual meeting of the CEA. We welcome examinations of cinematic and
literary portrayals of physical and spiritual journeys, quests, rites of
passage, travel, immigration (as in passage to America), or other
variations of the overall theme of the conference.

 Proposals should be submitted via the online database at by November 1st, 2007.

 When you submit your proposal, you may use a pull-down menu to indicate
 topic. Indicate at that pull-down menu that your submission should be
 directed to Carol Osborne, chair of the Film and Literature

(If you have no access to computers and must submit a hard copy proposal,
send these by U.S. mail directly to Marina Favila at the following
address by October 15: Marina Favila, CEA Program Chair, English
Department, James Madison University, MSC 1801, Harrisonburg, VA 22807.)

 To preserve time for discussion, CEA limits presentations to 15 minutes.

 All presenters must become members of the College English Association by
 January 1, 2008. For membership information, contact Joe Pestino at

 For more information about CEA, the general conference theme, or other
 special sessions, please consult the CEA web site at
If you have specific questions about the special topic panels for Film
and Literature, e-mail Carol Osborne at

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