Call for Papers, Radio & Audio Media, Popular Culture Assoc. Conference

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CALL FOR PAPERS 

RADIO AND AUDIO MEDIA AREA 

POPULAR CULTURE AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATION CONFERENCE

April 15-18, 2020, PHILADELPHIA, PA

 

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION:  NOVEMBER 1, 2019

 

The area invites papers and presentations on all aspects of radio and audio media, including but not limited to: radio and audio media history; radio and audio media programs and content (music, drama, talk, news, public affairs, features, interviews, sports, college, religious, ethnic, community, low-power, pirate, etc.); podcasting (news, public affairs, commentary, drama, branded content); new audio media (internet radio, streaming audio, etc.); radio literature studies; media representations of radio and audio media; rhetorical research; legal and regulatory policy; economics of radio and audio media; and radio and audio media technology. U.S., international, or comparative works are welcome. Papers or presentations should be planned for no more than fifteen minutes. We encourage you to emphasize audience involvement and elicit stimulating questions and discussions. Media presentations are especially welcomed.

 

Submit your paper or presentation proposal to https://conference.pcaaca.org/

The proposal will include an abstract of 200 words and paper or presentation title, institutional affiliation, and email address. 

 

The firm deadline for submissions is November 1, 2019. Early bird registration opens October 1, 2019, and ends December 1, 2019. Inquiries to the area chair about possible papers or proposals for sessions are welcome.

 

There will be a strict limitation of one presentation per person for this conference. All presenters must register for the convention and be a member of either PCA or the ACA. Pre-registration for the meeting is required in order for participants to have their names listed in the conference program. If your paper is accepted, you will receive an acceptance letter, registration information, the information you will need to join the PCA/ACA, and the conference hotel information. For more information on the PCA/ACA, please visit http://pcaaca.org/

 

Address inquiries to: 

 

Matthew Killmeier, PCA/ACA Radio and Audio Media Area Chair, Dept. of Communication and Theatre, Auburn University at Montgomery, (334) 244-3950, mkillmei@aum.edu