Film- English-language (SCMLA hybrid conference session); proposals deadline EXTENDED 30 April 22

deadline for submissions: 
April 30, 2022
full name / name of organization: 
SCMLA- South Central Modern Language Association annual meeting
contact email: 

We seek paper abstracts on English-language films. The topic is broadly conceived and open, and approaches may favor criticism, theory, history, etc. At least one panel, more as interests warrant and the program allows, will be conducted at SCMLA’s 79th Annual Hybrid Conference, to be held in Memphis, Tennessee from October 13-15, 2022. The conference will be hybrid and offers options for either in-person or virtual attendance to suit presenters’ needs.

Papers might cover any variety of topics on films in the English language.

If you are interested, please submit a paper title and abstract of approximately 400 words to

Scott L. Baugh ( and

Jennessa Hester (

by (extended deadline) April 30, 2022.


conference location: Sheraton Downtown Memphis in Memphis, Tennessee

conference dates: October 13-15, 2022



Contacts: Scott L. Baugh, Film- English Language Film chair,


Jennessa Hester, secretary,