Biography, Autobiography, Memoir, and Personal Narrative
Southwest Texas Popular Culture and American Culture Association
34th Annual Conference
Conference Theme: Celebrating "Celebrating Popular/American Culture(s) in a Global Context"
February 13-16, 2013
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Proposal submission deadline: November 16, 2012
Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center
330 Tijeras Avenue NW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Hotel reservations can be made directly at the SW/TX PCA/ACA website.
Paper proposals on any aspect of biography, autobiography, memoir, and personal narrative are welcome. Literary papers as well as creative works will be accepted. Please submit a 200-word abstract (or completed paper) through the SW/TX PCA/ACA database at
For consideration, all proposals must be posted to the conference database noted above.
For additional information, contact the Area Chair:
Dr. Melinda McBee, Grayson County College
903-463-8639 (office); 940-442-5340 (home)
To be considered for the Phyllis Bridges Award for Biography, graduate students must submit completed papers by January 1, 2013, to the Area Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org. For additional details, please visit http://www.swtxpca.org or http://swtxpca.org/documents/48.html.
NOTE: Occasionally, electronic glitches may occur. If you have not received a response to your proposal within five days, please e-mail or call one of the phone numbers listed above.