Welcome to H-PCAACA, a member of the H-NET Humanities Online initiative. H-PCAACA encourages scholarly collaboration and discussion about popular, American and world cultures. This network, affiliated with The Popular Culture Association and American Culture Association, also serves as an invitation for scholars and graduate students to join the activities of these internationally recognized organizations.

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2016-2017 Lemelson Center Fellowships, Smithsonian Institution (Apps Due: 1 Dec 2015)

Research Opportunities at the Smithsonian’s Lemelson Center
Apps Due: 1 Dec 2015

The Lemelson Center Fellowship Program and Travel to Collections Award Program support projects that present creative approaches to the study of invention and innovation in American society. These include, but are not limited to, historical research and documentation projects resulting in dissertations, publications, exhibitions, educational initiatives, documentary films, or other multimedia products.

Article: Latest Oregon uniforms reference Lewis and Clark and the Oregon Trail

From ESPN comes this article on the University of Oregon's new football uniforms based on the Lewis and Clark expedition. A close relationship with Nike has allowed them to field a constantly changing array of uniforms and these alternate uniforms will be in use for one game.

From the article

CFP: Essay Collection on The Hobbit in Fiction and Film (working title) with McFarland publisher

COMPARING JACKSON’S The Hobbit FILMS TO TOLKIEN’s NOVEL: : Text into Film   Edited by Dr. Janice M Bogstad

 Call for papers for an essay collection -12-15 essays of 6000-8,000 words in length.

The deadline for receipt of an abstract, for consideration, is December 1, 2015. Final manuscripts are due March 1, 2016 with encouragement for earlier submission.  Contact me to discuss exceptions.