UPDATE: American Indians Today (12/1/05; SW/TX PCA/ACA, 2/8/06-2/11/06)

full name / name of organization: 
Richard Allen
contact email: 

Deadline Extended to December 1, 2005


Call for Papers: American Indians Today in Popular Culture

Abstract/Proposals by December 1, 2005



Southwest/Texas Popular & American Popular Culture Associations 27th
Annual Conference =20

Albuquerque, NM. February 8-11, 2006

Hyatt Regency Albuquerque

330 Tijeras

Albuquerque, NM 87102

Phone: 1.505.842.1234

Fax: 1.505.766.6710


Individual papers and panels now forming on topics related to American
Indians Today in Popular Culture. American Indian culture is diverse
and an examination of the culture, influences, adaptation, and cultural
syncretism as it is presented in contemporary America is welcome.
Proposals that build on American Indian culture, traditions, customs and
life ways are of particular interest. =20


One may propose any aspect of: film; theater; literature; poetry; oral
tradition; myth; legend; philosophy; arts (painting; sculpture; weaving;
basketry; pottery; dance; music, etc.); fashion; artifacts; American
Indian foods; journalism; imagery in mainstream media; photography;
anthropology; archaeology; identity; cultural and spiritual
appropriation; stereotypes, mascots, etc. I am interested in all
aspects of American Indian culture.


Send an abstract of 100-250 words. Inquiries regarding any topical area
or the formation of a panel presentation should be directed to me and I
will be pleased to accommodate. Send your submission to me by December
1, 2005:


Richard L. Allen, Area Chair=20

American Indians Today

Cherokee Nation

P.O. Box 948 =20

Tahlequah, Oklahoma 74465

(918) 456-0671 Ext. 2466

Email: rallen_at_cherokee.org


Details regarding the conference (listing of all areas, hotel,
registration, tours, etc.) can be found at http://www.swtexaspca.org
<http://www.swtexaspca.org> .

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