UPDATE: California Culture Call for Papers, Abstract/Proposals by December 15, 2009

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 31st Annual Conference, Albuquerque, Feb 10-13, 2010
contact email: 
mganas@apu.edu

Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 31st Annual Conference
Albuquerque, NM February 10-13, 2010
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
330 Tijeras
 Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 1.505.842.1234
Fax: 1.505.766.6710. Priority Registration rate available until December 15, 2009.

Panels now forming on topics related to California Culture: literature, ethnography, film, pop culture, folk culture, history and historical figures, art, artifacts, photography, industries, geography, archeology, journalism, etc. If it has to do with California, we’re interested! Native and Hispanic Cultures in California; California in literature or literature from Californians; California in film, television, recordings, etc.; Car culture, celebrity culture, beat and hip culture, folklore, the list goes on and on.

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

If you wish to form your own California-focused panel, I would be glad to facilitate your needs. Also, if your work does not focus on California but fits within the broad range of areas designated for the upcoming conference on American & Popular culture, I still encourage you to participate. Please pass along this call to friends and colleagues.
Send 100-200 word abstracts and proposals for panels by December 15, 2009:

Monica Ganas, California Culture Chair
Azusa Pacific University
mganas@apu.edu
(626) 815-6000 x 5460
For general information and online registration, contact
pcaacaswtx@sbcglobal.net (updated regularly)

cfp categories: 
american
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ecocriticism_and_environmental_studies
ethnicity_and_national_identity
film_and_television
gender_studies_and_sexuality
general_announcements
graduate_conferences
journals_and_collections_of_essays
popular_culture
rhetoric_and_composition
theatre
travel_writing
twentieth_century_and_beyond