CFP: Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference May 22-23, 2020

deadline for submissions: 
January 31, 2020
full name / name of organization: 
Oceanic Popular Culture Association
contact email: 

Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference

Honolulu, HI

May 22-23, 2020

Chaminade University of Honolulu



We are pleased to invite panel and/or individual paper proposals for the Tenth Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference. All topics and proposals are welcome, particularly those treating cultural productions within and/or about the Oceanic region.


Abstracts/Proposals for individual papers or 3-4 paper panels are due January 31, 2020. Direct abstracts and proposals to


Possible topics for panels and individual papers include but are not limited to the following areas:


Oceanic/Pacific Culture and Literature

Indigenous Literatures and Cultures

Popular Culture in the Classroom

Asian Popular Culture (including J-Pop and K-Pop)

Digital Humanities

Film, Television, and other Cinema Studies


African-American Studies

Poetry and Poetics


Children’s/Young Adult Popular Literature

Religion and Popular Culture

Philosophy and Popular Culture

Hawai‘i Television Reboots: Hawaii Five-0 and Magnum P.I.

Surf Studies and Cultures