Call for Papers
Hong Kong and Asian Cinema: Creativity and Culture in an Era of Globalization
THE CENTRE FOR THE STUDY OF GLOBALIZATION AND CULTURE and
THE DEPARTMENT OF COMPARATIVE LITERATURE at
THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG
March 18-20, 2012, HKU
This meeting of the Asian Cinema Studies Society welcomes paper, poster, workshop and panel proposals covering all aspects of Asian film and media. Although proposals related to the conference theme of Hong Kong and Asian cinema in the era of globalization may be given priority, proposals on all aspects of Asian film and media are welcome.
Please send proposals of 200-300 words as RTF or WORD attachments to Dr. Natalie Wong at firstname.lastname@example.org. 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 of each contributor. For panel, workshop, and group submissions, be certain to provide a brief description (100 words) of the contribution of each participant. Sessions will be 1 ½ hours in duration, and time limits will be strictly enforced.
Deadline for proposals: December 31, 2011
Notifications of acceptance will be sent out by the end of January 2012.
The organizers regret that they cannot offer any funds for travel or accommodation. However, there will be NO registration fee for those presenting papers, serving as panel chairs, or participating in workshops, poster sessions, 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.
Contact Person: Dr. Natalie Wong at email@example.com.
Location: The University of Hong Kong.