Studies in Popular Culture Article Submissions

deadline for submissions: 
May 20, 2022
full name / name of organization: 
Studies in Popular Culture
contact email: 

Studies in Popular Culture (SiPC), a journal of the Popular Culture Association in the South (PCAS), publishes articles on popular culture however mediated through film, literature, radio, television, music, graphics, print, practices, associations, events--any of the material or conceptual conditions of life.

A multidisciplinary journal, SiPC gives preference to submissions that demonstrate familiarity with the body of scholarly work on popular culture but avoid the jargon associated with certain single-discipline studies. SiPC accepts submissions on all forms of popular culture (American or international) studied from the perspective of any discipline. 

Please submit queries or articles for potential publication here:  

Manuscript submissions should be uploaded on the journal's website as single Microsoft Word files, with the author's surname in the file name. Please select Article Submission from the Choose One Option drop-down menu in the form to direct submissions or questions about submissions to the editor. Do not send a PDF file. Submissions typically total 5000 to 7500 words, including notes and Works Cited. Manuscripts should be double-spaced, using 12-point Times New Roman font. Please note that the editing process may result in revisions that lengthen the essay. SiPC is indexed in the annual MLA International Bibliography, and MLA documentation is required. Authors should secure all necessary copyright permissions before submitting material. SiPC uses blind peer review. The editor reserves the right to make stylistic changes on accepted manuscripts.