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>Subject: CFP: Ethics and the Documentary Tradition (9/10/06; Film & 
>History, 11/8/06-11/12/06)
>From: "Hamilton, Dotty" <[log in to unmask]>
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>ETHICS AND THE DOCUMENTARY TRADITION: ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS
>(www.filmandhistory.org) (8-12 November, 2006=97Dallas, TX)  (deadline: =
>9/10/06)
>
>Call for Participants in some lively roundtable discussions of =93Ethics =
>in Documentary Film=94 at the Fall, 2006 Film and History League =
>Conference on =93The Documentary Tradition.=94  Suggested topics =
>include, but are not limited to:
>
>Ethics of re-enactments (from Nanook to The Thin Blue Line)
>War films: documentary or propaganda?
>Ethical issues of filmmaker involvement=20
>=96 Peter Davis, Michael Moore, Morgan Spurlock,
>What ethical responsibilities do filmmakers have to their subjects?  To =
>the audience?
>Are there any ethical norms in documentary?
>
>We aim to encourage an open, wide-ranging discussion that will engage =
>these questions in innovative ways.  Panel participants will make brief =
>opening remarks followed by a moderated discussion that may include =
>interactive media illustrations of topics.
>
>Submission guidelines.  Please include with your submission:
>A 150-word statement of the ethical issue you propose to raise.
>Please give full name and contact information, to include phone, fax, =
>zip, etc.
>
>
>These Roundtables will be attended by many participants of the =
>conference, but the program for these sessions will list only those who =
>are NOT on other panels.  (We are hoping that this option provides a =
>program placement for those without a current research project to report =
>at a formal session=97but wish to participate in the meeting.)
>
>The Film and History League Conference will be Nov 8-12 at the Dolce =
>Conference Center near Dallas-Ft. Worth, Texas.  Copious details on =
>conference, including registration, are available at =
>www.filmandhistory.org=20
>
>Deadline for submission 10 September 2006=20
>
>Direct proposals and questions to=20
>Dotty Hamilton at [log in to unmask]

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