CFP: [American] Popular Culture Association Dime Novel Area
**** CALL FOR PAPERS ****
Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
Joint Annual Conference
New Orleans Marriott Hotel
April 8-11, 2009
The PCA Dime Novels, Pulps, and Juvenile Series Books division invites
interested parties to submit papers for presentation. Papers may cover
(but are not limited to) any aspect of the following topics: authors,
major characters, themes, readership, bibliography or research methods,
social commentary, early genre forms, special collections, and matters of
gender, race, class, image or attitude.
Participants do not need to be PCA/ACA members, academics, or
professional writers to submit proposals; however, membership in either
PCA or ACA and conference registration are required in order to present.
The registration deadline for inclusion in the conference program is
January 1, 2009.
All participants are requested to submit a 250-word abstract with title.
First-time participants with this division must submit a 1-2 page
proposal, including a bibliography of reference sources, along with the
abstract. Send all materials by December 15, 2008 to:
Pamela Bedore, Area Chair
University of Connecticut, Avery Point
Department of English
1084 Shennecossett Rd
Groton CT 06340
Additional information regarding PCA/ACA, membership, and the conference
can be found at http://www.pcaaca.org.
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