European Popular Culture and Literature-Submission Deadline 11/01/14

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association-February 11-14, 2015
contact email: 
mcjonet@gmail.com

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 (jackhutchens@yahoo.com). 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, lynneaking@hotmail.com and Tobias Hochscherf, tobias.hochscherf@fh-kiel.de).

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
mjonet@nmsu.edu

36th Annual Conference February 11-14, 2015
Southwest Popular/American Culture Association
http://southwestpca.org/
Submission Deadline: 11/01/14
Conference Hotel:
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
330 Tijeras
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505.842.1234

For information about registration, fees, or lodging, go to the official web site at http://www.southwestpca.org.

cfp categories: 
african-american
american
bibliography_and_history_of_the_book
childrens_literature
classical_studies
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ecocriticism_and_environmental_studies
eighteenth_century
ethnicity_and_national_identity
film_and_television
gender_studies_and_sexuality
general_announcements
interdisciplinary
modernist studies
poetry
popular_culture
postcolonial
religion
renaissance
romantic
science_and_culture
theatre
theory
travel_writing
twentieth_century_and_beyond
victorian