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.

To submit CFP's, announcements, news, and queries to H-PCAACA's 2000+ subscribers, simply scroll down to the "Write New Discussion Post" link on this page. Enter your post in the field that pops up, add a few tags (or "keywords"), and click "Review" at the bottom of the page. Everything look OK? Then click "Submit to Editor" at the bottom of the review page and that's it!

Recent Content

‘Historicizing Horror Cinema’ (Proposals Due 9/28)

CFP: ‘Historicizing Horror Cinema’
2019 PCA/ACA National Conference Washington, DC
April 17-20

This panel will explore - through short papers - the meanings, connotations, dynamics, systems and processes of ‘History’ and ‘Historicizing’ within - and surrounding - horror cinema. This can include personal histories, analytical approaches, archival projects, case studies, theoretical explorations as well as other configurations.

Journal of Popular Culture: Call for Book Reviewers


Below are the titles the Journal of Popular Culture currently has availabe for review.  If you have a master's degree (completed) or a Ph.D. and are interested in writing a review for us, please send me the title or titles you are interested in, ranked by order of interest, along with your mailing address.  Emails that don't contain mailing addresses will not be considered.  Also, please note that due to shipping costs, we are not able to send these books to overseas reviewers.

NeMLA 2019 - "Neo-Dickens for a New Audience: Reading, Watching, and Teaching Dickens in the 21st Century" (Dickens Society Sponsored Panel)

Call for proposals for the Dickens Society sponsored panel at the Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) convention in Washington, DC, March 21-24, 2019

Deadline for submissions: September 30, 2018
Contact email: matobin@psu.edu

"Neo-Dickens for a New Audience: Reading, Watching, and Teaching Dickens in the 21st Century" (Dickens Society Sponsored Panel)

Chair: Mary Ann Tobin, PhD, The Pennsylvania State University