CFP: Popular Culture & Sex; February 8-11, 2012

full name / name of organization: 
2012 Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association

Proposals for both Panels and Individual Papers are now being accepted for the Popular Culture & Sex Special Topics Area.

Listed below are suggestions for presentations; topics not included here are welcome & encouraged.

(For returning presenters, please note this earlier date.)

• Food & Sex – note that this year's conference theme is "Foods & Culture(s) in a Global Context"
• Mediated Sexualities
• Sexual Icons
• Popular Culture & Sex Laws
• Violence & Sex
• Mainstreaming Pornography/Porning the Mainstream
• Sex, Art & Culture
• Sex in/on TV
• Hypersexualization of youth
• Sex, Risk and Pop Culture
• Campus Sex
• Sexualization and MTV
• Sex & Reality TV
• The Romance Novel
• Horror Movies & The Scream Queen: Sexualization of women in horror
• Female Sexuality and Sports
• Radicalizing Sex
• More ideas encouraged!

Inquiries regarding this area and/or abstracts of 250 words may be sent to Dr. Sara Sutler-Cohen at the contact below. Please forward this email to people who would be interested in participating.

Dr. Sara C. Sutler-Cohen
Area Chair, Popular Culture & Sex
PCA/ACA Annual Regional Conferences
Social Science Division
Bellevue College
3000 Landerholm Circle, SE
Bellevue, WA 98007