American West in Literature and Film

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Southwest/Texas Popular Culture Association
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American West in Literature and Film
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture Association Conference
"Celebrating Popular/American Culture(s) in a Global Context"

13-16 February 2013
Albuquerque, NM

Proposal submission deadline: 16 November 2012

Conference hotel:
Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center
330 Tijeras Avenue Northwest
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: (505) 842-1234

Further conference details are available at

Seeking Papers on any aspect of the American West in Literature or Film:

• Popular Westerns or novels of the West
• Film Westerns or films set in the West at any time
• Gender/Masculinity Issues in "The Westerner"
• Race in the West
• John Wayne
• The Hispanic West
• Foreign Visions of the American West

Please submit your proposal to the Event Management Site at

Dr. Larry A. Van Meter
Area Chair: The American West in Literature and Film
Department of English and Foreign Languages
Langston University
Langston, OK 73055