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Doctor Who/Torchwood Area at SWPCA
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Southwest Popular Culture Association
The Science Fiction & Fantasy Area of the Southwest Popular/American Culture Association invites paper or panel proposals on
CFP: Doctor Who and/or Torchwood
at the 35th annual meeting of the Southwest Popular/American Culture Association in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
February 19-22, 2014
Any and all topics will be considered, although we especially encourage proposals on:
o genre (comedy, horror, mystery, science fiction, fantasy, etc.)
Proposals Due: November 1, 2013
Submit 250-word paper or full panel (title & 250-wd abstract for each panelist) proposals at: http://conference2014.southwestpca.org
Questions: Erin Giannini (firstname.lastname@example.org)
For more details on the conference, please visit the Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association: http://southwestpca.org or follow us on Facebook & Twitter at www.facebook.com/southwestpca or @southwestpca
The Area was founded in 1995 by Prof. Richard Tuerk of the Texas A&M University-Commerce (formerly East Texas State University) and author of Oz in Perspective (McFarland, 2007). The Area is currently chaired by Ximena Gallardo C. of the City University of New York-LaGuardia and co-author of Alien Woman: The Making of Lt. Ellen Ripley (Continuum: 2004); Rikk Mulligan of Longwood University, author of “Zombie Apocalypse: Plague and the End of the World in Popular Culture” (End of Days, McFarland 2009); Tamy Burnett of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, co-editor of The Literary Angel (McFarland, 2010); Brian Cowlishaw of Northeastern State University, author of "No Future Shock Here: The Jetsons, Happy Tech, and the Patriarchy" (The Galaxy is Rated G, McFarland: 2011); Erin Giannini, independent scholar, who has presented and published work on series such as Dollhouse, Supernatural, and Mystery Science Theater 3000; and Susan Fanetti, Associate Professor at California State University Sacramento.