Captivity Narratives

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Southwest Popular / American Culture Association 35th Annual Conference

Abstract/Proposals by 1 November 2013

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association 35th Annual Conference
Theme: "Popular and American Culture Studies: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow"

Albuquerque, NM February 19-22, 2014
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
330 Tijeras
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 1.505.842.1234
Fax: 1.505.766.6710

Panels are now forming for presentations regarding all aspects (historical, literary, cultural, etc.) of Captivity Narratives. All topics and approaches to the genre are welcomed. Graduate students/future teachers are particularly welcome to participate (with monetary awards for the best graduate student papers) - or to simply register to attend the conference and its captivity narrative panels.

If your work does not focus on captivity narratives in particular but fits within the broad range of areas designated for the upcoming conference on American & popular culture, I still encourage you to participate. Please see the conference's full list of subject areas (each with its own CFP) at

Please pass along this call to friends and colleagues.

Submit your abstract by 1 November 2013 at
You will need to create a user account in order to submit your proposal

Feel free to contact the area chair with any questions.

Dr. B. Mark Allen, Captivity Narrative Chair
Assoc. Professor of History
South Texas College
PO Box 5032
McAllen, TX 78502-5032
Phone: 956-872-2037

Conference website: (updated regularly)

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