Tarot at the 2013 PCA/ACA conference

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
contact email: 
augeremily@gmail.com

I am looking for papers about all aspects of Tarot for the Tarot area of the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA) conference in Washington, 27-30 March 2013. Possible topics may include, but are not limited to:

—Tarot and art history
—Tarot and literature
—Tarot artists, writers, and readers
—Individual decks and their guidebooks
—Tarot as a motif in comics, literature, and film
—playing cards in art history

Participants should be prepared to present their work as scholarly research and/or for the benefit of an interested audience of academics. See the conference website for more information.

Submissions should include the author's CV, short biography (100-150 words), and abstract (100-250 words).
Deadline: By Nov. 1 if possible

Emily E. Auger, Tarot area chair
Personal website: http://emilyeauger.weebly.com/tarot-cfp-for-pcaaca-conference.html
PCA/ACA Conference website: http://www.pcaaca.org/conference/national.php
Email: augeremily@gmail.com

cfp categories: 
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
film_and_television
general_announcements
graduate_conferences
interdisciplinary
popular_culture