European Popular Culture and Literature Area

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
contact email: 

Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
35th Annual Conference, February 19-22, 2014

Submission Deadline: 11/01/13

Conference Hotel:
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
330 Tijeras
Albuquerque, NM 87102

Individual papers and panels are now being accepted on topics related to European popular culture and literature for the 35th annual Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
conference to be held in Albuquerque, NM.

Papers and panels that connect to the conference
theme, "Popular and American Culture Studies: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow," are welcome-as are papers and panels that explore other themes connected to European popular culture and

Scholars, graduate students, teachers, and others interested in European popular culture and literature are encouraged to participate. Graduate student presenters are eligible for travel
fellowships and award opportunities for best papers. Find a list of graduate student awards here: Of special interest to presenters in this area of the conference is the Euro Pop Award for a European Cultural Issue. The Euro Pop
Award is presented to the graduate student with the best presentation about European popular culture. Contact Jack J. Hutchens for more information (

Please send 250-350 word abstracts to by November 1,

For more information about the organization's newly launched peer-reviewed, quarterly journal Dialogue: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Popular Culture and Pedagogy, which will debut its
inaugural issue at the 2014 conference, go to

If you have any questions about the area, please contact:
Dr. M. Catherine Jonet, European Popular Culture and Literature Area Chair
New Mexico State University
P.O. Box 30001
Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001