CFP: “Adaptations of Renaissance Drama” (3/14/08; SCMLA ’08)

by Jessica C. Murphy

Renaissance Drama – “Adaptations of Renaissance Drama”
South Central MLA,
San Antonio, Texas, November 6-8, 2008.
The “Adaptations of Renaissance Drama” panel for the 2008 SCMLA invites papers that address the appropriation, adaptation, and cross-genre re-envisioning of Renaissance drama. We invite proposals that explore how Renaissance plays have been updated and/or staged throughout theatre history; cross-media adaptations such as film, television, comic books, and the fine arts; literary adaptations; and trans-cultural adaptations (e.g. Shakespeare in India).
Please submit abstracts or completed papers by March 14, 2008 to:
J. Caitlin Finlayson
Literature, Philosophy and the Arts
3011 CB
University of Michigan-Dearborn
4901 Evergreen Rd.
Dearborn, MI 48128-2406