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13660RE: [mythsoc] Fw: "Past Watchful Dragons" Announcement and Call for Papers

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  • Croft, Janet B.
    Jan 25, 2005
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      Proposals due May 1 -- it's on their website.


      Janet Brennan Croft

      -----Original Message-----
      From: Hugh Davis [mailto:HughHDavis@...]
      Sent: Tuesday, January 25, 2005 10:23 AM
      To: mythsoc@yahoogroups.com
      Subject: RE: [mythsoc] Fw: "Past Watchful Dragons" Announcement and Call
      for Papers


      What is the deadline for submissions?

      Hugh Davis

      >From: "Stolzi" <Stolzi@...>
      >Reply-To: mythsoc@yahoogroups.com
      >To: "Mythopoeic Society" <mythsoc@yahoogroups.com>
      >Subject: [mythsoc] Fw: "Past Watchful Dragons" Announcement and Call
      >for Papers
      >Date: Tue, 25 Jan 2005 09:45:40 -0600
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      >----- Original Message -----
      >From: Amy H. Sturgis
      >
      >Sent: Tuesday, January 25, 2005 8:13 AM
      >Subject: [nashvillesmial] "Past Watcful Dragons" Announcement and Call
      >for Papers
      >
      >
      >Hello!
      >
      >It is my pleasure to announce "'Past Watchful Dragons': Fantasy and
      >Faith in the World of C. S. Lewis," a conference to be held November
      >3-5, 2005 on the campus of Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee.
      >Inspired by the forthcoming Walden Media/Disney Film of the classic
      >Narnia story The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, this conference
      celebrates C. S. Lewis'
      >contribution to literature, theology, apologetics, scholarship, popular

      >culture, myth, and imagination.
      >"Past Watchful Dragons" will also consider the work of the
      >constellation of writers associated with Lewis such as J.R.R. Tolkien,
      >Charles Williams, Owen Barfield, and Dorothy Sayers.
      >
      >Belmont University invites scholars, students, and community members to

      >attend this exciting event featuring Doug Gresham (stepson of C. S.
      >Lewis and Consultant to the film); Christopher Mitchell (Director of
      >the Marion E. Wade Center and Assistant Professor of Theology, Wheaton
      >College); Bruce Edwards (Noted Lewis Scholar, Associate Dean, and
      >Professor of English at Bowling Green State University); David Payne
      >(British actor and President of Rising Image Productions, specializing
      >in dramatizations of the works of C. S. Lewis); and Glass Hammer
      >(literary progressive rock band performing original music based on the
      writings of C. S. Lewis).
      >
      >Call for Papers
      >
      >Scholars working on C. S. Lewis and the Inklings are invited to present

      >paper proposals on the following suggested topics:
      >
      >1. Fantasy and Film: Lewis and The Inklings.
      >2. Archetypes in The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe 3. The Image of
      >the Messiah and the Works of C. S. Lewis and the Inklings 4. Overcoming

      >Evil with Good: The Theology of Lewis 5. Fairy Stories: Worlds of
      >Imagination in the Writings of Lewis and Tolkien 6. Surprised by Words:

      >'Thrones, Dominations, Princedoms' and the Aesthetic Experience
      >
      >7. Lewis and the Integration of Faith and Learning 8. The Appeal of C.
      >S. Lewis: Exploring the Mystery
      >
      >Papers on other topics considering the work of C. S. Lewis and
      >suggested panel discussion topics are also welcomed. Please limit
      >proposals to a 300 word abstract. Papers should be 20-25 minutes long.
      >
      >Please visit http://www.belmont.edu/cslewis/ for more details and for
      >the online submission form for paper proposals. A more detailed website

      >is under construction and will debut soon.
      >
      >Thank you!
      >
      >~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
      >Amy H. Sturgis, Ph.D.
      >~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
      >"I look East, West, North, South, and I do not see Sauron, but I see
      >that Saruman has many descendants. We Hobbits have against them no
      >magic weapons. Yet, my gentlehobbits, I give you this toast: To the
      >Hobbits. May they outlast the Sarumans and see spring again in the
      >trees."
      >-J.R.R. Tolkien, from a 1958 speech
      >~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
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