PAMLA 2023--CFP--ITALIAN CINEMA Extended Deadline

deadline for submissions: 
June 30, 2023
full name / name of organization: 
Irene Hatzopoulos
contact email: 

Consider submitting an abstract to the permanent Italian Cinema session for PAMLA 2023.  Please upload your file (300 words max) directly to the Session CFP linked below. 


CFP Deadline: June 30th, 2023


Session CFP:


Decision Date: July 2023


Conference Dates: Oct. 26-29, 2023


Location: The Hilton Portland Downtown Hotel


This panel invites papers focusing on various aspects of Italian film history and contemporary film culture. 


Taking advantage of this year's theme, Shifting perspectives, some topics of particular interest could include, but are absolutely not limited to: 

  • North vs. South (la questione meridionale, ecc)
  • Inside vs. Outside (urban vs suburban space; in-groups vs outsiders, etc.)
  • Cinema of Migration  /  Migrant Cinema
  • Cinema focusing on environmental or agricultural changes/challenges 
  • Feminist Cinema
  • Queer Cinema 
  • Censorship



For any questions, please contact Irene Hatzopoulos,