UPDATE: [General] Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference (1/30/08; 5/23/08-5/25/08)

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Cheryl Edelson
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Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference
Honolulu, HI
May 23-25, 2008
Chaminade University of Honolulu

Panel and individual paper proposals are now being accepted for the 2nd Oceanic Popular
Culture Association Conference. All topics and proposals are welcome, particularly those treating
cultural productions within and/or about the Oceanic region.

Abstracts/Proposals for individual papers or 3-4 paper panels are due January 30, 2008. Please
contact Cheryl Edelson <cedelson_at_chaminade.edu> and/or Stan Orr <sorr_at_hawaii.edu> with
general questions.

*Please send 150-200 word proposals by email only to the following area chairs:

Oceanic/Pacific Literature and Culture:
Anna Marie Christiansen <chrianna_at_byuh.edu>

Oceanic Cinema: Ian Conrich <ian_at_ianconrich.co.uk>

Surf Culture: Jason Spangler <spanglerj_at_cox.net>

Exotica/Hawaiiana: Stan Orr <sorr_at_hawaii.edu

Tattooing/Body Art: Stan Orr <sorr_at_hawaii.edu>

Asian American Culture:
Amy Nishimura <amy.nishimura_at_hawaii.edu>

Japanese Popular Culture: Jayson Chun <jmchun_at_hawaii.edu>

Detective Fiction: Stan Orr <sorr_at_hawaii.edu>

Film Studies: David Arnold <David.Arnold_at_uwsp.edu>

Food and Popular Culture:
Larissa Schumann <lrs26_at_byuh.edu>

Gothic Literature, Film, and Popular Culture:
Cheryl Edelson <cedelson_at_chaminade.edu>

Religious Studies and Popular Culture:
Pete Steiger <psteiger_at_chaminade.edu>

Senior Culture: Fred Augustyn <faug_at_loc.gov>

Science Fiction and Fantasy: Jill Dahlman <dahlman_at_hawaii.edu>

Poetry and Popular Culture:
Richard Hishmeh <RHishmeh_at_palomar.edu>

Popular Music: Fumiko Takasugi <fumiko_at_hcc.hawaii.edu>

Children’s/Young Adult Literature and Culture:
Craig Svonkin <csvonkin_at_mscd.edu>

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