[UPDATE] CFP Captivity Narratives
CFP: CAPTIVITY NARRATIVES
Abstract/Proposals by 16 November 2012
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 34th Annual Conference Celebrating "Popular/American Culture(s) in a Global Context"
February 13-16, 2013
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Panels are now forming for presentations regarding all aspects (historical, literary, cultural, etc.) of Captivity Narratives. All topics and approaches to the genre are welcomed. Graduate students/future teachers are particularly welcome to participate or register to attend the conference and the captivity forum. The conference offers monetary awards for the best graduate student papers; please check the website for more information.
If your work does not focus on captivity narratives in particular 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.
IMPORTANT: Submit your proposal by 16 November 2012 through the conference database at
Those interested in the captivity narrative panels should contact Dr. B. Mark Allen, area chair, as soon as possible with any questions.
Dr. B. Mark Allen, Captivity Narrative Chair
Asst. Professor of History
South Texas College
PO Box 5032
McAllen, TX 78502-5032
Conference Website: (updated regularly)
For General Inquiries:
Tamy Burnett, PhD
Public Relations Coordinator