Internet Culture Area of PCA/ACA (April 16-19, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
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Call for Papers

Internet Culture
Popular Culture Association/
American Culture Association
National Conference

Chicago, Illinois
April 16-19, 2014

The Internet Culture Area of the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA) invites proposals for individual papers, panels, roundtables, and alternative format presentations exploring Internet Culture as it relates to popular culture including, but not limited to:

  • Web Culture

  • Internet Celebrity and Fame

  • Social Media and/or Marketing

  • The Internet and Social Change
  • Music/Film/Television and the Internet

  • Memes, Trends, and Viral Culture

  • Web Development and Design
  • Digital Distribution, Technology, and Ownership

  • Specific Websites (Facebook, Reddit, 4Chan, etc.)
  • Local, Global, and Glocal Internet Culture

  • History, Present State, and Future of the Internet

The mission of the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association is to promote the study of popular culture throughout the world through the establishment and promotion of conferences, publications, and discussion.

Submit a 250-word proposal to the PCA Database at

The deadline for submission is November 1st, 2013.

Please send all inquires to Area Chair:
Colin Helb, PhD (Elizabethtown College)