PCAACA: Latin Americans & Latinos - Identity Issues & Cultural Stereotypes (Chicago: April 16-19, 2014)

full name / name of organization: 
Raul Rosales Herrera
contact email: 
rrosales@drew.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA) National Conference

April 16-19, 2014

Chicago, IL
Marriott Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile 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. Interdisciplinary perspectives are encouraged. Papers may be presented in English or Spanish. Three or four person panel proposals are strongly encouraged. Each participant will have approximately 20 minutes for his/her presentation.

Deadline for submission of abstract (100-150 words): no later than November 1, 2013

Abstracts should be submitted though The PCA Database: http://ncp.pcaaca.org
(Select Latin Americans & Latinos – Identity Issues & Cultural Stereotypes as subject area)

For more information about the conference or Chicago, or for specific instructions on submitting an abstract, please visit: www.pcaaca.org/national-conference/

Or contact: Raúl Rosales Herrera, PCA Area Chair
Latin Americans & Latinos – Identity Issues & Cultural Stereotypes
Drew University
rrosales@drew.edu

cfp categories: 
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ethnicity_and_national_identity
film_and_television
gender_studies_and_sexuality
interdisciplinary
popular_culture