CFP: [Film] The Fifth International Women and the Silent Screen Conference (15/12/07, 11-13 June 2008)

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Sofia Bull
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Call for Papers

The Fifth International Women and the Silent Screen Conference will be
held at Stockholm University, Sweden, 11 â€" 13 June 2008.

The conference will include archival screenings, as well as keynote
addresses and scholarly panels related to women and cinema during the
first four decades of film history. The historical and theoretical issues
include the roles of women as directors, screenwriters, producers,
distributors and actors, but also as filmgoers.

Women and the Silent Screen V invites its participants to scholarly
exchange in the open and dynamic spirit that has characterised the four
previous conferences in Utrecht, Santa Cruz, Montreal and Guadalajara.
The Stockholm conference takes place at the Department of Cinema Studies,
located in the Film House in the capital city of Sweden, with the
excellent archival resources and screening facilities of The Swedish Film

Abstracts (200 â€" 300 words) together with a paper title and a two-line
biographical statement should be submitted by December 15, 2007, to

For more information visit the conference website at
Enquiries can be directed to the conference coordinator Sofia Bull at

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