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CALL FOR PAPERS

Chinese Film Festival Studies Conference

With the Support of

THE UK ARTS & HUMANITIES RESEARCH COUNCIL and

THE DEPARTMENT OF COMPARATIVE LITERATURE at

THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG



1st APRIL 2014

AT THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG



The Chinese Film Festival Studies Research Network (sponsored by the UK
Arts & Humanities Research Council) brings together scholars in the UK,
China, other parts of Asia, Europe and the USA who are working on film
festivals in Chinese-language territories and cultures (including the
People's Republic, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and elsewhere). The Chinese Film
Festival Studies Research Network will hold a workshop on March 31, 2014,
for its core members.  Following that, the University of Hong Kong will
host a one-day conference on April 1, 2014.

If you are interested in film festivals in the Chinese-speaking world or
festivals that feature Chinese-language cinema elsewhere, we sincerely
invite you to submit a paper to be presented at the conference on April 1,
2014.

Please send proposals of 200-300 words as PDF or WORD attachments to
Ms.Kasey(Man Man) Wong
at [log in to unmask] .    For all proposals, be certain to include
the title, author(s) name(s), institutional affiliation, mailing address,
and email contacts, as well as a brief biography in additional to the
proposal abstract.  For panel, workshop, and group submissions, be certain
to provide a brief description (100 words) of the contribution of each
participant.

Deadline for proposals:  February 15, 2014

Notifications of acceptance will be sent out February 20, 2014.

We regret that we cannot offer any funds for travel or accommodation.  However,
there will be NO registration fee those presenting papers, serving as panel
chairs, or participating in workshops, or in any other official
capacity.   Registered
guests are welcome to attend as well; however, some conference events/meals
may only be available for those presenting papers or serving in other
official capacities.



About the Chinese Film Festival Studies Research Network:

For more information on the Network and for event updates, visit its
website at http://chinesefilmfeststudies.org/

Please direct all inquiries to Ms. Kasey (Man Man) Wong at
[log in to unmask] .

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Online resources for film/TV studies may be found at ScreenSite
http://www.ScreenSite.org