CFP: Screening Irish-America (12/1/06; 4/13/07-4/15/07)

full name / name of organization: 
Ruth Barton
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The UCD O¹Kane Centre for Film Studies in conjunction with the Clinton
Institute for American Studies, UCD, the Humanities Institute, UCD, the
Irish Program, Boston College, the Huston School of Film and Digital Media
and the School of Film and Television Studies, University of East Anglia
invite proposals for papers to be given at the:


To be held at the Clinton Institute for American Studies, UCD

13-15 April 2007

Proposals covering all aspects of Irish-American Screen Studies, from the
Early and Silent period through to New Media Technologies would be welcomed.
Scholars from all disciplines are encouraged to submit proposals.

Screening Irish-America is a collaborative, interdisciplinary network of
scholars run from the UCD O¹Kane Centre for Film Studies. Further details of
the project may be found on our website: Members keep in
touch via a listserv. To join the listserv, please email
in the message body. Do not put any text in the subject line.

Speakers already confirmed for the conference include:

Professor Charles Barr
Professor Luke Gibbons
Professor Jim Kitses
Professor Martin McLoone
Dr Diane Negra
Professor Kevin Rockett

More details of further speakers and events will be circulated on the

For further information, please contact the director of the Screening
Irish-America network, Dr Ruth Barton: or Rowena Kelly at

Deadline for submission of proposals is: Friday 1 December 2006

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