Calls for Papers/Presentations: Stephen King Area--Popular Culture Association Conference (April 11-14, 2012, Boston, MA)

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Call for Papers

Stephen King Area

2012 PCA/ACA Annual National Conference

Boston, MA: April 11 - 14, 2012

The co-chairs of the Stephen King Area—Philip Simpson of Brevard Community College and Patrick McAleer of Indiana University of Pennsylvania—are soliciting papers, presentations, panels and roundtable discussions which cover any aspect of Stephen King's fiction and film—from his experimentation with medium to his more recent fictions, including his Dark Tower series, and anything in between—are sought for the Annual National Joint Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Conference to be held in Boston, April 11th-April 14th, 2012.

To have your proposal/abstract considered for presentation, please submit your proposal/abstract of approximately 250 words through the PCA/ACA Database— — by December 15th, 2011. Here you will submit your paper proposal/abstract and also provide your name, institutional affiliation, and contact information. Responses/decisions regarding your proposals will be provided within two weeks of your submission to ensure timely replies. Of course, should you have any questions specific to the Stephen King Area, please send an e-mail to and we will be happy to assist you.

Complete panel proposals of 3-4 people are also welcomed, as are proposals for roundtable discussions with two or more features speakers and a moderator. For more information, visit the PCA/ACA at