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!
We are inviting academic editorial contributors to the EBSCO Literature Database, an expanding online database of academic introductory articles on analysis and reviews of classic works of literature. These articles cover a wide variety of authors in the popular culture from Shakespeare to Austen to Bradbury to Hawthorne to Ishiguro. The articles will be published in 2018 by EBSCO (www.ebsco.com).
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Call for Papers
THE GEEK AND POPULAR CULTURE
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)
39th Annual Conference, February 7-10, 2018
Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Proposal submission deadline: November 15, 2017
Please find latest Call for Papers from Celebrity Studies journal in the 53rd edition of Centre for Media and Celebrity Studies (CMCS) newsletter.
The 53rd edition includes the following research updates:
This is a call for article-length scholarly contributions for inclusion in a proposed collection of essays (to be published by McFarland) broadly focused around the topic of women and video game “modding.”
Potential topics may include:
The Journal of Festive Studies, a new peer-reviewed journal published on H-Celebration, invites submissions for its first issue, scheduled for March 2018.
The journal’s stated aim is to draw together all academics who share an interest in festivities, including but not limited to holiday celebrations, family rituals, carnivals, religious feasts, processions and parades, and civic commemorations.
DEADLINE EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 31, 2017
Call for Proposals: Refocus: The Films of Paul Leni