UPDATE: Dime Novels/Pulps/Juvenile Series (11/3/06; PCA/ACA, 4/4/07-4/7/07)
**** CALL FOR PAPERS ****
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
Joint Annual Conference
Boston Marriot Copley Place
April 4-7, 2007
UPDATED Submission Deadline: 3 November 2006
The PCA Dime Novels, Pulps, and Juvenile Series Books division invites interested parties to submit papers for presentation. Papers may cover (but are not limited to) any aspect of the following topics: authors, major characters, themes, readership, bibliography or research methods, social commentary, early genre forms, special collections, and matters of gender, race, class, image or attitude.
Participants do not need to be PCA/ACA members, academics, or professional writers to submit proposals; however, membership in either PCA or ACA and conference registration are required in order to present. The deadline for conference registration is February 1, 2007.
All participants are requested to submit a 250 word abstract with title. First-time participants with this division must submit a 1-2 page proposal, including a bibliography of reference sources, along with the abstract.
Send all materials by November 3, 2006 to:
Marlena E. Bremseth, Area Chair
Department of English
248 Locke Hall
Washington D.C. 20059
mbremseth_at_howard.edu or Raven04_at_aol.com
Additional information regarding PCA/ACA, membership, and the conference can be found at http://www.h-net.org/~pcaaca.
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Received on Thu Oct 12 2006 - 12:52:13 EDT