POPULAR CULTURE ASSOCIATION & AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATION 2023 JOINT NATIONAL CONFERENCE: Language Attitudes & Popular Linguistics Area

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 5, 2023 to April 8, 2023
Location: 
Texas, United States
Subject Fields: 
Languages, Linguistics, Popular Culture Studies

The Language Attitudes and Popular Linguistics Area of the Popular Culture Association is seeking presentations on any language attitude or language-related popular culture topic, such as:

  • the language attitudes of X (for example, new baby greeting cards, truck drivers, student writers, first generation immigrants, etc.)
  • issues with prescriptivism
  • language and advertising or other media;
  • professional, corporate, or other industry-related language;
  • dialect, code-switching, or historical studies of language and language attitudes;
  • animal or extraterrestrial communication;
  • language and education, including pedagogical approaches;
  • gendered communication or other sociolinguistic topics;
  • language and popular literature or television/film
  • language and censorship;
  • first and second language acquisition;
  • any topic that relates to popular linguistics or language attitudes.

This year’s conference will be held in San Antonio, TX, April 5-8, 2023 (https://pcaaca.org/conference).

Submission Deadline: December 20, 2022

All Proposals & Abstracts Must Be Submitted Through The PCA Database (https://pcaaca.org/conference/submitting-paper-proposal-pca-conference).

Please submit a proposal to only one area at a time.

 

The Language Attitudes & Popular Linguistics area of the PCA gladly ACCEPTS papers from undergraduate students. Please view our Guidelines for Undergraduate Students, which can be found at CFP on the PCA/ACA Website:

https://pcaaca.org/area/language-attitudes-popular-linguistics.

There are no specific undergraduate panels in this area. Undergraduate student presentations will be scheduled in the session which topic best aligns with the student’s own subject matter.

All presenters must be current, paid members of the PCA and fully registered for the conference. Non-presenters who attend the full conference must also pay membership fees.

 

Contact Info: 

James G. Mitchell, Ph.D.

Salve Regina University

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