CFP: Biography & Popular Culture (11/1/05; PCA/ACA, 4/12/06-4/16/06)

full name / name of organization: 
MCCUTCHEON, CAMILLE
contact email: 
CMCCUTCHEON@uscupstate.edu

BIOGRAPHY AND POPULAR CULTURE
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Call for Papers for the 35th Annual Joint Conference of the Popular
Culture and American Culture Associations
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Atlanta, Georgia, April 12-16, 2006
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Deadline: November 1, 2005
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The 36th annual joint conference of the Popular Culture and American
culture Associations will be held in Atlanta, Georgia, April 12-16,
2006. The Biography and Popular Culture Area of the Popular Culture
Association welcomes submissions from scholars of various disciplines.
The Biography and Popular Culture Area will examine the connections
between biography and popular culture. Papers and full panel
presentations regarding any aspect of popular culture and biography are
encouraged.
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Potential topic might include:
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Biography and entertainment, art, music, theater
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Biography and film
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Television programs about biography
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Biography and urban legends
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Biography and folklore
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Biography and literature
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Scholarly Biography
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Controversial Biography
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Psychoanalysis and Biography
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Historical Biography
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Political Biography
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Autobiography
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Prospective presenters should send a one-page, typed, single spaced
abstract and a one page vitae by November 1, 2005 to Camille McCutcheon,
USC Upstate Library,
800 University Way, Spartanburg, SC 29303. Please do not
submit an abstract electronically. Direct questions to
cmccutcheon_at_uscupstate.edu.
PCA/ACA regulations limit participants to one paper presentation.
Therefore, if you are interested in presenting in the Biography and
Popular Culture Area, please do not submit an abstract to another area,
but follow up on original submission if you do not hear from the chair
by December 1, 2005. If you would like more information about the PCA
and the ACA, consult our web site http://www.h-net.org/~pcaaca.

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Camille McCutcheon

Coordinator of Library Instruction

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University of South Carolina Upstate

800 University Way

Spartanburg, SC 29303

Phone: 864.503.5612

Fax: 864.503.5601

E-mail: CMcCutcheon_at_uscupstate.edu

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cfp categories: 
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches