The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 20.0412 Thursday, 30 July 2009
Date: Monday, 27 Jul 2009 15:44:07 -0400
Subject: Final CFP Deadline for OVSC "Shakespeare on Screen: 1899-2009"
The final deadline for 2009 Ohio Valley Shakespeare Conference proposals
is August 28, 2009. This year's meeting will be held October 22-24, 2009
at the Ohio University Inn in Athens, Ohio. Papers should address this
year's theme, "Shakespeare on Screen: 1899-2009." Our plenary speakers
for the weekend will include Peter Holland (University of Notre Dame),
Linda Charnes (Indiana University), and Douglas Lanier (University of
The conference organizing committee invites abstracts (200-300 words) or
papers on a range of issues in film and television productions of
Shakespeare from the Silents to the Age of Branagh and Baz. Papers can
focus on individual films; the work of major directors; intertextual
(and visual) dialogue between Shakespeare films or between stage and
film Shakespeares; television Shakespeare; spin-off films and television
programs; Shakespeare in cyberspace; global Shakespeare; theories of
appropriation and adaptation; editions and screenplays; funding,
promotion and marketing; photography and trailers; DVD material;
audience; film scores; cinematography; cultural context ; film clips;
and teaching strategies.
All inquiries should be directed to: Samuel Crowl/Department of
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