LAMoot 2018

LA Moot
LAMoot is proud to welcome Signum University to Los Angeles for a one-day conference about adaptation on October 27, 2018.


Dr. Corey Olsen – suit and tie
Corey Olsen
University President; Board Member Ex Officio; Lecturer; Coach


October 27, 2018 - 12:00 am EDT



Elite Conference Room Westwood Gateway 11100 Santa Monica Blvd, Suite 150 Los Angeles, CA 90025   View map

Signum University and the Mythgard Institute are proud to announce LAMoot 2018, their first annual Southern California symposium dedicated to the exploration of speculative fiction, mythology, and medieval literature and languages. This one-day event will investigate the challenges of adapting literature to other media, including art, film, television, video games, and music. LAMoot will feature a keynote address by Signum President Corey Olsen (The Tolkien Professor), a panel of invited guests, creative presentations, a group poster session, and time for fellowship with like-minded professionals, academics, and enthusiasts.

Please visit our website,, for more details and to view our call for papers. Proposals in response to the call for papers may be made either through the website or directly to [email protected]. We look forward to seeing you there!


  • Date: Saturday, October 27, 2018
  • Registration Opens: 8:00 a.m. PT
  • Program Begins: 9:00 a.m. PT