2018 Annual Meeting, Nov 17-20

Mark your calendars for the 2018 Annual Meeting! Plan to join your colleagues in Denver November 17-20. More info to come soon!

2018 Regional Meetings

Open Call for Papers:

Eastern International
Deadline: February 1

Deadline: January 16

New England-Maritimes
Deadline: January 17

Pacific Northwest
Deadline: January 19

Upper Midwest
Deadline: January 12

Open Registration:



New England-Maritimes



Imag(in)ing Otherness: Filmic Visions of Living Together

Plate, S. Brent and Jasper, David, eds.


Imag(in)ing Otherness explores relationships between film and religion, aesthetics and ethics. The volume examines these relationships by viewing how otherness is imaged in film and how otherness alternately might be imagined. Drawing from a variety of films from differing religious perspectives — including Chan Buddhism, Hinduism, Native American religions, Christianity, and Judaism — the essays gathered in this volume examine the particular problems of “living together” when faced with the tensions brought out through the otherness of differing sexualities, ethnicities, genders, religions, cultures, and families.

Additional Information

  • Paperback
  • 240 Pages
  • Published: January 1999
  • ISBN: 0788505939
  • Series: Cultural Criticism

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