African Studies at Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference 1-3 October 2010
Call for Proposals
Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association 2010
Panel and paper proposal deadline: 30 APRIL 2010
The African Studies area of the Midwest Popular Culture Association seeks panel and paper proposals for the annual Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association conference, this year to be held at the Sheraton Bloomington Hotel in Minneapolis, MN from Friday 1 October to Sunday 3 October.
The area seeks papers whose topics address any aspect of popular culture on the African continent. Topics might address, but are not in any way limited to:
Film or media
Theatre and performance
Pedagogy and education
250 word abstracts may be submitted before 30 APRIL 2010 via email. Please include your name and affiliation, e-mail address, postal address, phone number, and A/V requirements* (if any). Abstracts may be sent as attachments or in the body of the email.
*Please note, A/V is limited to a TV/DVD.
Please direct inquiries and proposals to the area chair, Jessica Brown-Velez, Department of Theatre and Drama, University of Wisconsin-Madison at firstname.lastname@example.org.
More information on the conference may be found at http://www.mpcaaca.org.