Latin American and Caribbean Popular Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
jorge.febles@unf.edu

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CALL FOR PAPERS

ANNUAL MEETING OF THE POPULAR CULTURE ASSOCIATION
AND THE AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATION

(Boston, Wednesday, April 11 through Saturday, April 14, 2012)
Note: This is a week later than we have traditionally held it in the past.

The annual meeting of the PCA/ACA will be held April 11 - April 14, 2012 at the Boston Marriott Copley Place. To present a paper at one of the sessions pertaining to Caribbean and Latin American Literature and Culture at the 2012 conference, you may send an abstract of 100 to 150 words to the appropriate area chair by December 15, 2011. Papers may be presented in English, French, Portuguese or Spanish. Proposals for organized sessions are also welcomed. Abstracts and session proposals should be sent to one of the following subject area chairs:

Brazilian Popular Culture

Mónica Ayala-Martínez &
Manuel Martínez
Department of Modern Languages
Denison University
Granville, Ohio 43023
Tel: (740) 587-6228
E-mail: ayala@denison.edu Caribbean Literature and Culture

Jorge Febles
Department of World Languages
University of North Florida
Jacksonville, FL 32224-2664
Tel: (904) 620-2283
E-mail: jorge.febles@unf.edu

Latin American
Film and Media

Araceli Masterson-Algar
Department of Spanish
Augustana College, 639 38th Street
Rock Island, IL 61201
Tel: (309) 751-7050
E-mail:aracelimasterson@augustana.edu Latin Americans and Latinos:
Identity Issues and Cultural Stereotypes

Raúl Rosales Herrera
Department of Spanish
Drew University
Madison, NJ 07940
Tel: (973) 408-3751
E-mail: rrosales@drew.edu
Latin American Literature and Culture

Patricia Montilla
Department of Spanish
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5091
Tel: (269) 387-3040
E-mail: patricia.montilla@wmich.edu Border Studies, Cultural Economy
and Migration

Araceli Masterson-Algar
Department of Spanish
Augustana College, 639 38th Street
Rock Island, IL 61201
Tel: (309) 751-7050
E-mail:aracelimasterson@augustana.edu
Latin American Performance Studies

Jorge Febles
Department of World Languages
University of North Florida
Jacksonville, FL 32224-2664
Tel: (904) 620-2283
E-mail: jorge.febles@unf.edu
Transatlantic Cultural Issues

Carmen Gabriela Febles
Department of Spanish and Portuguese
The University of Wisconsin
Madison, WI
Tel: (608) 212-5628
E-mail: febles@wisc.edu

For more information about the conference, you may check the following website: . Specific questions related to the sessions and/or the Caribbean and Latin American Literature and Culture super areas may be addressed to Patricia Montilla (patricia.montilla@wmich.edu) or Jorge Febles (jorge.febles@unf.edu).

cfp categories: 
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
eighteenth_century
gender_studies_and_sexuality
interdisciplinary
popular_culture
postcolonial
theatre
theory
travel_writing
twentieth_century_and_beyond