UPDATE: British Cinema in the 1970s (UK) (2/1/07; 7/4/07-7/5/07)

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Update: Please note the change of conference dates:

The 'Don't Look Now?' British Cinema in the 1970s Conference, to be hosted
by the University of Exeter, will now take place on Wednesday 4 July and
Thursday 5 July 2007 (NOT on Friday 6 July) at the Phoenix Arts Centre,
Exeter, UK.

See http://www.sall.ex.ac.uk/conferences/dont-look-now.html

Papers are invited on (but are by no means limited to) the following topics:

# British film production, distribution and exhibition in the 1970s
# British film funding
# British Government film policy
# British cinema audiences in the 1970s
# British art cinema
# British popular cinema
# Unmade British films
# Relationships between British film and British television
# British cinema and globalization
# British dialogues with Hollywood and Europe
# Transnationalism
# Multiculturalism
# Representations of Britain on film in the 1970s
# The employment of locations
# Constructions of space and place
# The countryside and the city
# National and/or regional identity
# Heritage and cultural traditions
# British stars
# Genre

Proposals for panels are especially welcome

Please submit a 300 word abstract by 1st February 2007 to

Dr Paul Newland
Department of English
University of Exeter
The Bill Douglas Centre for the History of Cinema and Popular Culture
Prince of Wales Road

Or email a word document to P.Newland_at_ex.ac.uk

--Dr Paul NewlandBill Douglas CentreUniversity of Exeter ========================================================== From the Literary Calls for Papers Mailing List CFP_at_english.upenn.edu Full Information at http://cfp.english.upenn.edu or write Jennifer Higginbotham: higginbj_at_english.upenn.edu ==========================================================Received on Tue Dec 19 2006 - 17:26:36 EST