Indigenous Studies Area, Call for Papers: Midwest Popular Culture/ACA Conference, Hyatt Regency, St. Louis, MO - October 18-22

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Call for Papers
October 18, 2017 to October 22, 2017
Missouri, United States
Subject Fields: 
Ethnic History / Studies, Film and Film History, Indigenous Studies, Native American History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies

Indigenous Studies Area, Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Conference at the Hyatt Regency St. Louis from Wednesday-Sunday, October 18-22

The Indigenous Studies Area of the Midwest Popular Culture Association seeks panels and paper abstracts for the annual Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association conference to be held at the Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch from Wednesday-Sunday, October 18-22. 
Abstracts may address any aspect of Aboriginal, First Nations, Maori, Sami, and other Indigenous popular cultures. In addition, the area highly encourages comparative papers between Indigenous and, say, Asian, Latin American, Pacific Islander, or African popular cultures. Topics might address, but are not in any way limited to the following:
o    Film and Animation
o    Television
o    New Media
o    Video Games, Blogging, YouTube
o    Fashion
o    Popular Literature
o    Radio shows
o    Theater, Festivals, Spectacles, and Ceremonies
o    Popular Music

250 word abstracts may be submitted electronically before or by April 30, 2017 via the online submission system, 

Send questions and inquiries to the Area Chair, Anthony Adah at

For more information about the conference, including how to submit to a different area, please visit the conference website at

Contact Info: 

Anthony Adah (PhD, Toronto)
Associate Professor, School of Media Arts & Design (SoMAD)
Minnesota State University, Moorhead
1104 7th Avenue South
Moorhead, MN 56563
Phone: +218-477-4626; Email:
Area Chair, Indigenous Studies, MPCA/ACA


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