CFP: Captivity Narratives (Abstract/Proposals by 20 November 2011)

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations

Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations Conference

February 8 - 11, 2012

Albuquerque, NM

Proposal submission deadline: November 20, 2011

Conference hotel:
Hyatt Regency Hotel &
Conference Center
Albuquerque, NM

Panels are now forming for presentations regarding Captivity Narratives in all their various forms and as regards the interpretive approaches. Historical and more modern narrative studies are acceptable. Please send an abstract of your presentation to the address below. Graduate students/scholars/and non-academic professionals are particularly welcome to participate or register to attend the conference and captivity narrative forum.

If your work does not focus on Captivity Narratives but fits within the broad range of areas designated for the upcoming conference on American & Popular culture, I still encourage you to participate. Please pass along this call to friends and colleagues.

Send materials with your email address by November 20, 2011 to:

Dr. Benjamin Allen, Area Chair, Captivity Narratives Panel
South Texas College
3201 W. Pecan BLVD
McAllen, TX 78501

Conference Website: (updated regularly)