European Popular Culture and Literature-Submission Deadline 11/01/14
Individual papers and panels are now being accepted on topics related to any aspect of European popular culture and literature for the 36th annual Southwest Popular/American Culture Association to be held in Albuquerque, NM. Papers and panels that connect European popular culture and literature to the conference theme "Many Faces, Many Voices: Intersecting Borders in Popular and American Culture," are especially encouraged.
Scholars, graduate students, instructors, and others interested in European popular culture and literature are invited to participate. Graduate student presenters are eligible for travel fellowships and award opportunities for best papers. Find a list of graduate student awards here: http://southwestpca.org/conference/graduate-student-awards/. The Euro Pop Award for a European Cultural Issue is of special interest to this subject area. 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 (firstname.lastname@example.org). Other awards of note for graduate students in this area are the Diana Cox Award for Images of Women (Monica Ganas, Mganas@apu.edu), and the Post Script Graduate Student Award in Film Studies (Lynnea Chapman King, email@example.com and Tobias Hochscherf, firstname.lastname@example.org).
Please send abstracts of 250-300 words directly to the online submission database at http://conference2015.southwestpca.org/ by November 1, 2014.
If you plan to propose a panel or roundtable session, make sure that each person's abstract is entered individually into the database. Each panel abstract should also include the panel title and the name of the panel chair.
For further information about the organization's peer-reviewed, quarterly journal, Dialogue: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Popular Culture and Pedagogy go to http://journaldialogue.org/.
For questions related to the European Popular Culture and Literature subject area contact:
Dr. M. Catherine Jonet
Area Chair, European Popular Culture and Literature
36th Annual Conference February 11-14, 2015
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
Submission Deadline: 11/01/14
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
Albuquerque, NM 87102
For information about registration, fees, or lodging, go to the official web site at http://www.southwestpca.org.