1980s Nostalgia in 21st Century Film and Television
This is a call for proposals on 1980s nostalgia in 21st-century film and television. Topics may include, but are not limited to, films and programs such as TRON: LEGACY, SUPER 8, STRANGER THINGS, CREED, and THE EXPENDABLES series, among many others. A variety of disciplinary approaches is welcome. Please send a 300-word proposal, a 50-word bio, and a list of at least five relevant sources to Dr. Doug Cunningham at firstname.lastname@example.org. The Society for Cinema and Media Studies Annual Conference will be held in Chicago between March 22 and March 26, 2017.