Call for Papers: Adaptation: Literature, Film, and Culture Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA) 36th Annual
Call for Papers: Adaptation: Literature, Film, and Culture
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)
36th Annual Conference, February 11-14, 2015
Popular and American Culture Studies 2015 Conference Theme: "Many Faces, Many Voices: Intersecting Borders in Popular and American Culture."
Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Proposal submission deadline: November 1, 2014
Proposals are now being accepted until November 1, 2014 for the Adaptation: Literature, Film, and Culture Area at the 2015 Southwest PCA/ACA Conference. We invite you to submit argumentative presentations ranging from critical essays to analyses selected from classic to contemporary film adaptations, and employing recognized research methodologies. Paper presentations should be 15 minutes long.
For individual presentations, submit a proposal with the following items:
• maximum 250-word abstract, including paper/presentation title;
• current curriculum vitae;
• working bibliography for your paper; and
• contact information (name and email).
All presenters must enter their own information and proposals into the conference database (including panel proposal members).
Proposals for panels of 3-4 presenters are also welcome.
To propose a panel, submit the following:
• panel title;
• name and email address for the panel chair;
• titles and abstracts of each paper; and
• name and email address for each presenter.
• above information is in addition to the individual presentation submissions.
Submit all proposals to: http://conference2015.southwestpca.org/
Please see http://southwestpca.org/conference/graduate-student-awards/ for a list of graduate student awards and requirements.
Also, please visit http://journaldialogue.org for information about the organization's new, peer-reviewed journal, Dialogue: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Popular Culture and Pedagogy.
Chuck Hamilton, Area Chair
Adaptation: Literature, Film, and Culture