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Kudzu and Moonshine: Reading, Writing, and Interpreting the Dysfunctional South (due 31 January 2014)

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Sunday, July 28, 2013 - 11:26am
The Association of Carolina Emerging Scholars Conference

The American South and its cultures, traditions, celebrations, music, literature, and dialects have long been a source of fascination, derision, and entertainment for those not Southern. Southerners have the national reputation of backwardness (educationally, politically, diet, and fitness), racist, or zealously religious. These stereotypes continue to be reinforced through the media and, some would argue, by Southerners themselves.

SCMS Panel: Cinema of World War I

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Sunday, July 28, 2013 - 11:22am
Liz Clarke, Wilfrid Laurier University

Panel for Society for Cinema and Media Studies Conference, 2014

Counter-narratives in the Cinema of World War I

Tarot area of the 2014 PCA/ACA conference

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Sunday, July 28, 2013 - 10:25am
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association

I am looking for papers about all aspects of Tarot for the Tarot area of the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA) conference in Chicago 16-19 April 2014. Possible topics may include, but are not limited to:

—Tarot and art history
—Tarot and literature
—Tarot artists, writers, and readers
—Decks and their guidebooks
—Tarot as a motif in comics, literature, and film
—playing cards in art history

Participants should be prepared to present their work as scholarly research and/or for the benefit of an interested audience of academics. See the conference website for more information.