CFP Literature: Ecocriticism & environment

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture Association
contact email: 
khada@ecok.edu

Call for Papers: Literature: Ecocriticism & Environment
PCA/ACA & Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations
Joint Conference
April 20-23, 2011
San Antonio, TX
http://www.swtxpca.org
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 being formed for presentations regarding Literature, Ecocriticism and the
Environment. Specific areas might include:
*ecocritical approaches to literature
* environmentally-focused artists and their art
* representations of nature and the environment in popular and American culture
* interdisciplinary approaches to the environment by environmental historians, philosophers,
geographers, ecologists, governmental agencies, etc.
* environmental/ecocritical pedagogy & environmental education
* environmental discourse in the media
* the environment in film
* ecofeminism
* environmental issues in the Southwest
* urban environmentalism
* nature writing and its authors
* environmental activism, non-profit, governmental issues, etc.
Submit proposals to:
Dr. Ken Hada, Chair
Literature: Ecocrticism & Environment
khada@ecok.edu
East Central University
1100 E. 14th St.
Ada, OK 74820
http: www.swtxpca.org

cfp categories: 
ecocriticism_and_environmental_studies