Alfred Hitchcock - SWTX PCA/ACA - 31st Annual Conference - February 10-13, 2010

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Michael Howarth - Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations
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Call for Papers: Alfred Hitchcock
Abstract/Proposals by November 15th 2009

Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations - 31st Annual Conference
Albuquerque, New Mexico
February 10-13, 2010
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
330 Tijeras
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 1-505-842-1234
Fax: 1-505-766-6710

Panels now forming for presentations on the films and career of Alfred Hitchcock. Listed below are some suggestions for possible presentations.

• Hitchcock and Music
• Hitchcock and Television
• Hitchcock and Pedagogy
• Hitchcock and Film Theory
• Hitchcock and Film Genres
• Hitchcock and Voyeurism
• Hitchcock and the Silent Era
• Hitchcock and Gender
• Hitchcock and Black Humor

This list of topics suggests a few possible ways to consider Alfred Hitchcock's work, but it is not final. Any other approaches to discussing the "master of suspense" are certainly welcome.

Please send a 250 word abstract, as well as a current curriculum vitae, by November 15th 2009 to Michael Howarth at the e-mail or physical address below:

Michael Howarth, Alfred Hitchcock Chair
Assistant Professor of English
Missouri Southern State University
3950 E. Newman Road
Hearnes Hall Room 300
Joplin MO 64801

Conference Website: (updated regularly)