UPDATE: [General] Caliornia Culture Area, Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Monica Ganas
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California Culture Call for Papers

Abstract/Proposals by December 15, 2008
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 28th Annual Conference

Albuquerque, NM February 25-28, 2009

Hyatt Regency Albuquerque

330 Tijeras

Albuquerque, NM 87102

Phone: 1.505.842.1234

Fax: 1.505.766.6710. Priority Registration rate available until December 1, 2008.
Panels now forming on topics related to California Culture: literature, ethnography, film, pop
culture, folk culture, history and historical figures, art, artifacts, photography, industries,
geography, archeology, journalism, etc. If it has to do with California, we’re interested! Native
and Hispanic Cultures in California; California in literature or literature from Californians;
California in film, television, recordings, etc.; Car culture, celebrity culture, beat and hip culture,
folklore, the list goes on and on. The title of this year’s conference is Reeling in the Years, 30
Years of Film, Television and Popular Culture. So papers are particularly sought on aspects of
film, TV, and popular culture of the last 30 years with an emphasis on the popular culture of
Scholars, teachers, professionals, and others interested in California are encouraged to
participate. Graduate students are also particularly welcome with award opportunities for best
graduate papers.
If you wish to form your own California-focused panel, I would be glad to facilitate your needs.
Also, if your work does not focus on California but fits within the broad range of areas
designated for the upcoming conference on American & Popular culture, I still encourage you to
participate. Please pass along this call to friends and colleagues.
Send 100-200 word abstracts and proposals for panels by December 15, 2008:
Monica Ganas, California Culture Chair
Azusa Pacific University
(626) 815-6000 x 5460
For general information and online registration, contact
pcaacaswtx_at_sbcglobal.net (updated regularly)

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