2011 Southwest/Texas Popular/American Culture Association July 20-23, 2011

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Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Association
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The 32nd Annual Meeting of the SW/TX PCA/ACA
April 20-23, 2011
Marriott Riverwalk
San Antonio, Texas
The 2011 SW/TX PCA/ACA Conference will be held jointly with the National PCA-ACA in San Antonio, Texas at the Marriott Riverwalk. Further details regarding the conference (listing of all areas, hotel, registration, tours, etc.) can be found at
Proposals are now being accepted for the Linguistics Area, which will focus on language in society. Listed below are some suggestions for possible presentations, but topics not included here are also welcome.
• Language and the Media
• Language and Gender
• Language and Culture
• Language in Advertising
• Language and Law
• Code-switching
• Language use along the border
• Dialects
• Conversation analysis
• Discourse analysis
• Language and education
Inquiries regarding this area and/or abstracts of 250 words may be sent to Nancy Mae Antrim at the email or physical addresses below by Dec. 15, 2010.