CFP: The Gothic in Literature, Film and Culture (11/30/12; National PCA/ACA Conference, 3/27/13-3/30/13)
NATIONAL POPULAR & AMERICAN CULTURE
ASSOCIATIONS 2013 JOINT CONFERENCE
Submissions: All submissions should go through the database:
Due Date: The application due date for this year's conference is
November 30, 2012.
The Conference will be held at the
Wardman Park Marriott in Washington, D.C.
1 (800) HOTELS-1 (800 468-3571)
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: November 30, 2012.
We welcome papers and presentations on any aspect of the Gothic in film, literature, or other forms of cultural expression. All critical approaches are welcome.
You can propose an individual paper or a panel session of three or four presenters. Graduate students are especially encouraged to submit papers or panels.
Individual papers will be grouped into sessions based on historical, thematic, disciplinary or critical affinities. Participants will be asked to serve as session chairs. Sessions are scheduled in one-and-a-half hour slots, ideally with four papers or speakers per session, so individual papers should be limited to a length of approximately 15 minutes.
Submit a one-page (250-500 word) proposal or abstract
(via regular mail, fax, or email) complete with your name, affiliation, and contact information by November 30, 2012, to:
Louis H. Palmer, III
6 Alumni Drive
Castleton State College
Castleton, VT 05735
fax (802) 468-6045
All presenters must be (or become) members of the PCA or ACA and must register for the conference. Membership and registration forms will be sent upon presentation acceptance. Paper acceptance obligates participants to present the paper at the conference, and multiple submissions to different areas are not allowed. Please note that you must be present at the conference to read your own paper. For more information on the PCA/ACA, please go to: http://www.h-net.org/~pcaaca OR www.pcaaca.org.