UPDATE: Film & History (12/1/05; SW/TX PCA/ACA, 2/8/06-2/11/06)

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Deadline extended:

Film & History
Southwest/Texas PCA/ACA in Albuquerque

The Southwest/Texas Popular Culture
Association/American Culture Association
invites papers examining all aspects of Film & History
for its annual conference to be held February 8-11, 2006
at the Hyatt Regency in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Last year, this area was very popular and brought
like-minded scholars together on a topic of common interest.

Possible Areas for consideration include,
but are not limited to:

The West in Film
The Western Myth and Popular Culture
The Films of John Ford
The Films of Sam Peckinpah
The Holocaust and Film
Documentary and Propaganda
Celluloid Journalism
Mexican Film and History
Hollywood and Patriotism
Film and the American Revolution
The Civil War and Film
D.W. Griffith and "The Birth of a Nation"
The Hollywood Spectacle
The Balkans in Film
Terrorism and Film
European and AMerican Film Markets
American and European Documentary
Max Ophuls '"Hotel Terminus"
The Evolution of the American Gangster Film
Comedy and the Great Depression
The Immigrant Experience in Film
The Films of Ken Burns
Southern Authenticity and Film
The Coen Brothers' "O Brother, Where Art Thou"
The "New" WWII Film
Biography and Film

Please send proposals for panels and individual papers (including a
100-word abstract and a one-page cv) by December 1, 2005 to the Area Chair:

Peter C. Rollins
Film & History
RR 3 Box 80
Cleveland, OK 74020
For information on travel, hotel, and registration see
_www.swtexaspca.org_ (http://www.swtexaspca.org/)
For full information about the journal Film & History,
see _www.filmandhistory.org_ (http://www.filmandhistory.org)
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