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Consumption: Fantasy, Success and Desire
Liverpool, 1998

CALL FOR PAPERS Consumption: Fantasy, Success and Desire Liverpool, John Moores University
An interdisciplinary conference to be held at Liverpool John Moores University. Suggested themes include: fashion thrillers, urban legends, magazines, narrating the eighties, sit-coms, life style television, advertising, theme parks, tourism, vampirism, designer detection, antiques hunting, visual feasts, special fx, music, taste, computer games, journalism, biography, eating and drinking, nostalgia, consumer culture and the entertainment industry. Papers are also invited for the special panel on Images of Intoxication in Contemporary Culture. Please send abstracts or requests for further information to: Nickianne Moody, MCS, Liverpool John Moores University, Dean Walters Building, St James Road, Liverpool L1 7BR, UK Fax: +44-151 643 1980 email: