CFP: American Movie Masculinity (10/1/06; collection)

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Tim Shary
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American Movie Masculinity

Essays of 3,000-7,000 words are sought for a book on the representation of
men and masculinity in U.S. cinema. Topics may include sexual practice and
politics, star texts, personal and familial relationships, masculine
auteurs, genres for/about men, gender theory, pornography, connections
between race/class and masculinity, historical changes in male roles, etc.
Please submit a proposal that describes your essay in less than 1,000 words,
as well as the bibliography and filmography you will utilize. Also include
your current CV. Deadline for proposals is Oct. 1, 2006. Completed essays
will be due on January 15, 2007. Publication of the book will be pursued
with a major university press. Please send proposals to editor Timothy
Shary, Screen Studies Program, Clark University, Worcester, MA 01610, or by
email to

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