Tarot and Other Methods of Divination at PCA/ACA conference, New Orleans (Apr. 1-4, 2015)

full name / name of organization: 
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA)
contact email: 
augeremily@gmail.com

I am looking for papers for the Tarot and Other Methods of Divination area at the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA) conference in New Orleans April 1-4, 2015. Possible topics may include, but are not limited to,

a) any aspect of the traditional or innovative uses of Tarot, astrology, cartomancy, I Ching, numerology, runes, tarot, tasseomancy, etc., such as counseling, fortune-telling, and gaming, etc.

b) the history and analysis of any of these practices, including relevant individuals, organizations, objects, texts, etc.

c) the history and analysis of representations of any of these practices in comics, drama, film, graphic novels, literature, television, etc.

All participants should be prepared to present their work as scholarly research and/or for the benefit of an interested audience of academics.

Submissions may be made to the conference website or submitted directly to me. Submissions should include the author's CV, short biography (100-150 words), and abstract (100-250 words).

Deadline: No later than Nov. 1, 2014

Emily E. Auger, area chair for Tarot and Other Methods of Divination at PCA/ACA conference
PCA/ACA Conference website: http://pcaaca.org/
Personal website: http://emilyeauger.weebly.com/cfp-tarot--divination-at-the-pcaaca-confer...
Email: augeremily@gmail.com

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