Captivity Narratives

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Association

CFP: Captivity Narratives
Abstract/Proposals by 15 December 2010

PCA/ACA & Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations
Joint Conference
April 20-23, 2011
San Antonio, TX
Proposal submission deadline: December 15, 2010
Conference hotel: Marriott Rivercenter San Antonio
101 Bowie Street
San Antonio, Texas 78205 USA
Phone: 1-210-223-1000

Panels are now forming for presentations regarding Captivity Narratives in all their various forms and as regards interpretive approaches. Historical and more modern narrative studies are acceptable. Please send an abstract of your presentation to the address below. Graduate students/scholars/and non-academic professionals are particularly welcome to participate or register to attend the conference and captivity narrative forum.

If your work does not focus on Captivity Narratives 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 materials with your email address by 15 December 2010:

Dr. Benjamin Allen, Area Chair, Captivity Narratives Panel
South Texas College
3201 W. Pecan BLVD
McAllen, TX 78501

Conference Website: (updated regularly)