Call for Proposals - Queen Mary Art Deco Festival 2016

Share your passion for the arts, architecture, music, design, popular culture, technology, fashion and the daily life of the Art Deco era.

Submit a proposal for a lecture at the Art Deco Festival.

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SCHEDULE:

Friday, August 19th 2016
Lecture 3PM
Lecture 5PM

Saturday, August 20th 2016
Lecture 10AM
Lecture 11AM

Sunday, August 21st 2016
Lecture 10AM
Lecture 11AM

REQUIREMENTS FOR CONSIDERATION:
1. Lecturers must be available for all dates and times above. Approved lecturers will be notified of time slot 60 days prior to event date.
2. Lectures must be interactive: They must either have an activity, display or sound/video incorporated. We are open to collaborate in the coordination of potential displays/activities if it will enhance the lecture experience.
3. Lecturers must submit the following to be considered: an 8x10 color photo, a professional bio, a contact email, a day time phone number, a four sentence summary of lecture for promotional purposes, a one page proposed lecture synopsis, and an outline for a 45 minute lecture.
4. Lecturers should be available for media: potential phone interviews in August and/or live press coverage the week of the event. Lecturers must be available for a tech run-through on the day of their lecture. Lecturers must have experience: They need to be accomplished in the field of which they are lecturing and have lectured in public prior to submission. Submissions are due by June 30th to Melissa.Buffaloe@QueenMary.com

LECTURER COMPENSATION:
A Complimentary Two Night Stay aboard the Queen Mary: Inside Stateroom with Two Double Beds
Two Complimentary Tickets for each of the following: Day Pass (for the lecture day), Deco Derby, Gatsby Daze, Starlight Club, & Bootlegger’s Bash. (Does NOT include the Grand Ball).