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Call for Papers: Cormac McCarthy Area
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
35th Annual Conference, February 19-22, 2014
"Popular and American Culture Studies: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow"
Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center in Albuquerque, New Mexico
Proposal submission deadline: November 1, 2013
Proposals are now being accepted until November 1, 2013 for the Cormac McCarthy Area at the 2014 SWPACA Conference. We invite you to submit presentations about all facets of McCarthy’s work ranging from critical essays to analyses employing recognized research methodologies. Paper presentations should be 12-15 minutes and should present an arguable thesis or develop a compelling question.
For individual presentations, submit a proposal with the following items:
• maximum 250-word abstract, including paper/presentation title;
• current curriculum vitae; and
• contact information (name and email).
All presenters must enter their own information and proposals into the conference database individually, even if on a submitted panel.
Proposals for panels of 3-4 presenters are also welcome.
To propose a panel, submit the following:
• panel title;
• name and email address for the panel chair;
• titles and abstracts of each paper; and
• name and email address for each presenter.
Submit all proposals to http://conference2014.southwestpca.org/
Please see http://southwestpca.org/conference/graduate-student-awards/ for a list of monetary awards (and their requirements) for the best graduate papers .
Yours Most Respectfully,
Richmond B. Adams, Ph.D.
Cormac McCarthy Area Chair
Additional conference information is available at: Http://www.southwestpca.org