PCA/ACA Conference: Latin Americans and Latinos: Identity Issues and Cultural Stereotypes (March 27-30, 2013 - Washington, D.C.)

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Raul Rosales Herrera - Area Chair - Popular Culture Association / American Culture Association National Conference
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Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA) National Conference

March 27-30, 2013

Washington, D.C.
Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel

Subject Area: Latin Americans & Latinos - Identity Issues & Cultural Stereotypes

Proposals are welcome as they relate to concrete issues of identity and/or stereotyping within Latin American and Latino contexts, including but not limited to notions of gender, sexuality, language, race/ethnicity, nationality, politics, immigration, and customs or traditions. Papers may focus on questions of identity and stereotyping in literary, cinematographic, theatrical, media, sociological or other popular culture frameworks within Latin American and Latino contexts in the U.S. or abroad. All disciplines and theoretical approaches considered. Papers may be presented in English or Spanish. Three-person panel proposals are strongly encouraged. Each participant will have approximately 20 minutes for his/her presentation.

Please e-mail an abstract of 100-150 words no later than November 30, 2012 to:

Raúl Rosales Herrera, PCA Area Chair
Drew University

For more information about the conference or Washington, D.C., please visit: www.pcaaca.org