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FW: J.R.R. Tolkien/C.S. Lewis (6/15/07; MAPACA, 11/2/07-11/4/07)

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  • Croft, Janet B.
    A CFP that may be of interest, especially to academics for whom Philadelphia is convenient... Janet ... From: Popular Culture & American Culture
    Message 1 of 2 , Jun 5, 2007
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      A CFP that may be of interest, especially to academics for whom
      Philadelphia is convenient...

      Janet


      -----Original Message-----
      From: Popular Culture & American Culture Associations/H-Net Discussion
      list [mailto:H-PCAACA@...] On Behalf Of J. Brian Wagaman
      H-PCAACA
      Sent: Thursday, May 24, 2007 7:44 PM
      To: H-PCAACA@...
      Subject: CFP: J.R.R. Tolkien/C.S. Lewis (6/15/07; MAPACA,
      11/2/07-11/4/07)

      CFP: J.R.R. Tolkien/C.S. Lewis (6/15/07; MAPACA, 11/2/07-11/4/07)


      The J.R.R. Tolkien/C.S Lewis panel of the 2007 Mid-Atlantic
      Popular Culture/American Culture Association Conference seeks
      abstracts of papers (250 words) that address various aspects of each
      author's works. Discussion of the film versions of Rings and Narnia
      are welcome. The chair is open to a wide variety of topics and
      critical approaches. The aim of the panel is to identify and
      characterize the recent wide acclaim given to both writers as serious
      thinkers and artists who have gained broad and immense appeal as
      popular entertainers.
      Choices of AV equipment are limited to DVD/VCR/monitor/audio
      cassette player/carousel and overhead projector/screen.

      Deadline for submission: 21 June 2007.
      Conference meets at the Radisson Plaza-Warwick Hotel, Philadelphia.
      Meeting dates are 2-4 November 2007.
      Please address e-mail to wxm3@...
      Hard copies of abstracts should be posted to the following address:
      Bill Mistichelli
      English Department
      PSU Abington
      1600 Woodland Road
      Abington, PA 19001

      Include the following information with your submission:
      Name
      Professional Affiliation
      Title of Paper
      AV requirements
      E-mail address
      Posted mail address
      Phone: home/work or both
    • David Bratman
      ... Then it s not a Tolkien/Lewis panel. It s a Tolkien/Lewis/Jackson/Adamson/etc/etc panel. They re different works, as the films defenders keep saying, so
      Message 2 of 2 , Jun 7, 2007
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        >CFP: J.R.R. Tolkien/C.S. Lewis (6/15/07; MAPACA, 11/2/07-11/4/07)
        >
        >The J.R.R. Tolkien/C.S Lewis panel of the 2007 Mid-Atlantic
        >Popular Culture/American Culture Association Conference seeks
        >abstracts of papers (250 words) that address various aspects of each
        >author's works. Discussion of the film versions of Rings and Narnia
        >are welcome.

        Then it's not a Tolkien/Lewis panel. It's a
        Tolkien/Lewis/Jackson/Adamson/etc/etc panel. They're different works, as
        the films' defenders keep saying, so let's label this properly.
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