1 March Deadline - Popcaanz Conference Auckland, 29 June-1 July 2011

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association of Australsia
contact email: 
Dr Derham Groves (derham@unimelb.edu.au)

The Popular Culture Association of Australia and New Zealand
(Popcaanz) is devoted to the scholarly understanding of everyday
cultures. It is concerned with the study of the social practices and the cultural meanings that are produced and are circulated through the processes and practices of everyday life.

We invite academics, professionals, cultural practitioners and those with a scholarly interest in popular culture to send a 150-word abstract (with bio and email address) to the area chairs listed below

• Anime and Manga (Craig.Norris@utas.edu.au)
• Disabilities and Popular Culture (d.mcdonald@uq.edu.au)
• Fashion (Vicki.Karaminas@uts.edu.au)
• Film and TV (rebecca.beirne@newcastle.edu.au)
• Food Studies (t.risson@uq.edu.au)
• Graphic Novels and Comics (paul.mountfort@aut.ac.nz)
• Music (Edward.montano@mq.edu.au)
• Biography and Life Writing (Giselle.Bastin@flinders.edu.au)
• Design (derham@unimelb.edu.au; prudence.black@sydney.edu.au)
• Popular Fiction (Nathanael_OReilly@uttyler.edu)
• Popular History (hsuming.teo@mq.edu.au)
• Science (b.lott@qut.edu.au)
• Sports (c.wical@uq.edu.au)
• Visual Arts (adam.geczy@sydney.edu.au)
• Toys & Games (juliette.peers@rmit.edu.au; jbainbridge@groupwise.swin.edu.au)
. Queer Studies (anita.brady@vuw.ac.nz)

If you have a paper outside the above areas or an idea for panel, please forward to Dr Derham Groves (derham@unimelb.edu.au)

cfp categories: 
bibliography_and_history_of_the_book
childrens_literature
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ethnicity_and_national_identity
film_and_television
gender_studies_and_sexuality
general_announcements
humanities_computing_and_the_internet
interdisciplinary
international_conferences
popular_culture
religion
science_and_culture
theory
twentieth_century_and_beyond