CFP: The Film Archive and Cinematic Heritage
Abstract/Proposals due December 1, 2008
Reduced fee deadline November 15-December 1, 2008

The Film Archive and Cinematic Heritage chair invites papers and  
presentations that explore the meanings of the film archiveóboth past  
and present. Possible topics include film preservation/restoration,  
film collecting, digital archiving, archival exhibition and film  
festivals, as well as other practices of creating and maintaining  
cinematic heritage not directly associated with the archive. We  
welcome the participation of filmmakers, archivists, film curators,  
scholars and students. Come to the sunny southwest in February!

Inquiries and/or abstracts of 250 words may be sent to Janna Jones at  
the email or physical address below. Please include a biography of  
50-100 words with your abstract. Please include your name,  
institutional mailing address, home address, phone number and email.

If you wish to propose a panel of 3-4 presenters or panel discussion  
of 3-6 participants, please include the panel title, name and contact  
information listed above for panel chair, titles and abstracts,  
contact information listed above for each presenter.

The 30th Annual Meeting of the Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and  
American Culture Association (SWTX PCA/ACA)
Conference Theme: Reeling in the Years: 30 Years of Film, TV and  
Popular Culture
Albuquerque, NM February 25-28, 2009
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque 330 Tijeras, Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 1.505.842.1234 Fax: 1.505.766.6710
Further details about the conference: http://SWTXPCA.ORG

If your work does not focus on the film archive and cinematic  
heritage but fits within the broad range of areas designated for the  
SW/TX Popular Culture &American Culture Association, please consider  
submitting a proposal to another area. Once accepted presenters must  
register for the conference by Dec.31, 2008. Registration info is  
available at http://www.swtxpca.org

Janna Jones
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School of Communication
PO Box 5619
Northern Arizona University
Flagstaff, AZ 86011-5619












Janna Jones
Director, Cinema and Visual Culture Studies
Associate Professor, School of Communication
Northern Arizona University
Flagstaff, Arizona


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