[UPDATE] CFP: Captivity Narratives -- Deadline Extension to 12/1/2011

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations
contact email: 
bmallen@southtexascollege.edu

Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations
Conference

February 8 - 11, 2012

Albuquerque, NM

http://www.swtxpca.org

Proposal submission deadline: December 1, 2011

Conference hotel:
Hyatt Regency Hotel &
Conference Center
Albuquerque, NM
888-421-1442

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.

Submit materials by December 1, 2011 through the conference’s database at http://conference2012.swtxpca.org

Send queries to:

Dr. Benjamin Allen, Area Chair, Captivity Narratives Panel
South Texas College
3201 W. Pecan BLVD
McAllen, TX 78501
956-872-2037
bmallen@southtexascollege.edu

Conference Website: (updated regularly)

cfp categories: 
african-american
american
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ethnicity_and_national_identity
gender_studies_and_sexuality
graduate_conferences
interdisciplinary
popular_culture
postcolonial
travel_writing