Call for Proposals for PCAS annual meeting October 3 - 5 2013, Savannah GA

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association of the South and the American Culture Association of the South

The Popular Culture Association in the South and the American Culture Association in the South meet every year to present and discuss ideas about popular culture, American and world-wide. A sampling of past topic areas includes film, mass media, sports, myths, utopias,feminist and gender studies, religion, insanity, identity, humor, horror, literature, social history, cookbooks, rhetoric, aspects of material culture, consumerism, vampirism, military history.

We encourage panels organized around one issue or theme.

Papers are limited to twenty (20) minutes or less.
All submissions will be acknowledged.

Please submit abstracts of no more than 250 words on-line at
(Submission deadline: June 15, 2013)

You will need to request audio-visual equipment with your submission. Only DVD/VCR w/monitors will be provided. No LCD projectors will be available.

For inquiries only (no submissions), please contact the Program Co-Chairs, Chrys Egan and Mary Jackson at

We welcome submissions from graduate and undergraduate students. We award a prize for the best student papers both in American Culture Studies and Popular Culture Studies.

To enter, send completed papers by September 6 to:

For registration information, contact the PCAS/ACAS Executive Secretary,
Diane Calhoun-French at (502) 213-2621 or

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Savannah, Georgia
October 3-5, 2013
Conference Hotel Marriott Savannah Riverfront
100 General McIntosh Boulevard
Savannah, Georgia 31401
(912) 233-7722

You must book before September 6, 2013 to get
the special conference rate, but make reservations early since rooms will sell out fast!