European Popular Culture and Literature CFP

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Southwest/ Texas Popular Culture Association/ American Culture Association
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31st Annual Conference February 10-13, 2010
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association

Submission Deadline: 10/01/09, Priority Registration Deadline 11/01/09
Conference Hotel:
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
330 Tijeras
Albuquerque, NM 87102

Papers are now being accepted on topics related to European popular culture and literature. All approaches and time periods are welcome. Some possible topics include, but are not limited to:

• European reality TV
• Parkour
• Eurovision as cultural phenom
• Riot Grrrl Europe
• Euro-pop
• European hip hop
• Bande Dessinée
• Transatlantic literature

Scholars, teachers, professionals, and others interested in European popular culture and literature are encouraged to participate. Graduate students are also particularly welcome with award opportunities for best graduate papers.

If you wish to form your own panel, please contact me with information on the panel and a list of participants. Please share this CFP with colleagues.

Please send a short curriculum vitae and a 250-350 word abstract or/and panel proposal to or to the physical address below by 01 October 2009.

Dr. M. Catherine Jonet, European Popular Culture and Literature Area Chair
New Mexico State University
P.O. Box 30001
Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001