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LAST CALL: CFP: The Works of Joss Whedon, SW/TX PCA/ACA, (12/15/10; 4/20-23/11)
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Southwest/Texas Popular Culture & American Culture Associations
Call for Papers Science Fiction and Fantasy Area: Special Area: The Works of Joss Whedon
PCA/ACA & Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations
Special CFP: The Works of Joss Whedon, SW/TX PCA/ACA (12/15/10; 4/20-23/11)
Join us at the 2011 Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association 32nd Annual Conference to be held in conjunction with the National PCA/ACA conference!
This is a special CFP on the works of Joss Whedon, including: Dollhouse, Dr. Horrible’s Sing-along Blog, Buffy, Angel, Firefly, Serenity, comics (Buffy season 8, Astonishing X-Men, Runaways, Spike, Angel, Fray, Sugarshock), and Cabin in the Woods.
We especially encourage presentations on:
All Whedonverse topics will be considered. Please be sure to check out the essays published in Slayage: the Online Journal of Buffy Studies as well as the multiple publications on Whedon’s work prior to submitting. Familiarity with the field is expected.
Deadline for proposal submissions: December 15, 2010. Earlier proposals are welcomed and will be responded to with all due haste. The registration deadline is December 15, 2010. All participants must register by that date or will not be permitted to present or appear in the program.
Please send (preferably electronic) queries, 250 word paper proposals, and 500 word panel proposals to BOTH Alyson Buckman (firstname.lastname@example.org) AND Tamy Burnett (email@example.com). Include full contact info (name, institutional affiliation if any, snail mail address, phone and fax numbers, and e-mail) for all participants, working titles for proposals, as well as current curriculum vitae.
Snail mail contact info: (if preferred)
For more details on the conference, please visit the Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association: http://www.swtxpca.org or the Science Fiction and Fantasy Area Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/topic.php?topic=7322&post=37243&uid=53194657668#...
Register early for discounted cost and to reserve space at the conference hotel as discounted rooms fill quickly.
With an average of 70+ presenters annually, The Science Fiction and Fantasy Area of the Southwest and Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Association is one of the most dynamic and well-attended areas at the conference; we were honored last year for our leadership within the conference. Numerous publications have originated from our panels.