Call for Papers DWFTH-IV: Calling the Shots – Then, Now, and Next

The call for papers is now available for:
Doing Women’s Film and Television History IV: Calling the Shots – Then, Now, and Next
May 23 – 25, 2018

University of Southampton, UK
Organising team: Shelley Cobb, Linda Ruth Williams, and Natalie Wreyford

As researchers of the AHRC-funded project Calling the Shots: Women and Contemporary UK Film Culture 2000-2015, we are proud to host the fourth International Doing Women’s Film and Television History conference in association with the Women’s Film and Television History Network – UK/Ireland.

Papers are invited on any aspect of women’s work in, consumption of, and relationship with film and television.

Proposals should be submitted to before the 3 November 2017. Participants will receive a response from the selection committee before 20 December 2017.

Full details of the conference and the call for papers can be viewed and downloaded here (pdf) and here (Word document).

Confirmed Keynote Speakers

Professor Jane Gaines (Columbia University, USA)

Dr. Oluyinka Esan (University of Winchester, UK)

Dr. Rashmi Sawhney (Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology, India)

Professor Shelley Stamp (University of Santa Cruz, USA)

Professor Yvonne Tasker (University of East Anglia, UK)

The conference will also include screenings with practitioners and other industry professionals.