CFP: [American] SW/TX PCA/ACA Collecting Panels

full name / name of organization: 
Elizabeth Festa
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UPDATE: Collecting, Collectibles, Collectors, Collections
29th Annual Meeting of the Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture
Feb 13-16 2008
Hyatt Regency
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Proposals are still being accepted for the Collecting, Collectibles,
Collectors, Collections Area. Listed below are some suggestions for
possible presentations, but topics not included here are also welcome:

* museums/collections and literature
* museums/collections and film
* private collections
* museum theory/curatorial theory
* early American collections and Americana
* collections dedicated to archiving American immigrant experiences
* gender and museum representation
* anatomical museums and collections
* postmodern collections an exhibitions

Scholars, teachers, professionals and others are encouraged to
participate. Graduate students are particularly welcome, with award
opportunities for the best graduate papers.

Send 250 word abstracts or proposals for panels by 13 December 2007 to
Elizabeth Festa

Elizabeth Festa
Rice University
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