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

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

Southwest/Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Associations

February 8 - 11, 2012

Albuquerque, NM


Proposal submission deadline: December 1, 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.

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

Conference Website: (updated regularly)