CFP - Justified (FX) Television Reader

full name / name of organization: 
Bärbel Göbel, PhD / University of Kansas Brian Michael Faucette/ Coldwell Community College

We are seeking submissions for a collection of essays on the popular and critically acclaimed series Justified (FX). Topics can include but are not limited to the following:

• Issues of class in American Television
• Depictions and interpretations of the current financial crisis on TV
• Religion and religiosity in American TV series
• Depictions of contemporary race issues in the U.S. South
• Representations of the U.S.
• Depictions of the "hillbilly"/mountain culture
• The myth of the American West and its representation in television culture
• Representations of women (workplace/motherhood/class related)
• American masculinities
• Generational difference in American gender stereotypes
• Foreign interpretations of the American depiction of crime/justice and class
in Justified

If interested please submit a 250 word abstract of your proposal, including a working title, and a short C.V. to both:

Michael Brian Faucette
Bärbel Göbel