CFP: [General] Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference (01/05/09;OPCA 05/22/09-05/23/09)

full name / name of organization: 
Cheryl Edelson
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Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference
Honolulu, HI
May 22-23, 2009
Chaminade University of Honolulu

We invite panel and/or individual paper proposals for the 3rd 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 Jan 5, 2009. Direct
general questions to Cheryl Edelson

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

Oceanic/Pacific Literature and Culture:
Anna Marie Christiansen

Surf Culture: Jason Spangler

Exotica/Hawaiiana: Stan Orr

Tattooing/Body Art: Stan Orr

Asian American Culture:
Amy Nishimura

Japanese Popular Culture: Jayson Chun

Film Studies: David Arnold

Food and Popular Culture:
Monique Mironesco

Gothic Studies:
Cheryl Edelson

Religious Studies and Popular Culture:
Pete Steiger

Aging and Senior Culture: Fred Augustyn

Science Fiction and Fantasy: Jill Dahlman

Poetry and Popular Culture:
Richard Hishmeh

Popular Music: Fumiko Takasugi

Children’s/Young Adult Literature and Culture:
Craig Svonkin

Drugs and Popular Culture:
Mark Hanson

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