CFP Captivity Narratives/Studies for Southwest Popular / American Culture Association 40th Annual Conference February 2019

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Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 1, 2018
Location: 
New Mexico, United States
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Native American History / Studies, Slavery, Borderlands, Literature

Southwest Popular / American Culture Association 40th Annual Conference

 

Albuquerque, NM February 20-23, 2019

 

Hyatt Regency Albuquerque

330 Tijeras

Albuquerque, NM 87102

Phone: 1.505.842.1234

Fax: 1.505.766.6710

 

Panels are now forming for presentations regarding all aspects (historical, literary, cultural, etc.) of Captivity Narratives. All topics and approaches to the genre are welcomed. Graduate students/future teachers are particularly welcome to participate (with monetary awards for the best graduate student papers) - or to simply register to attend the conference and its captivity narrative panels.

 

If your work does not focus on captivity narratives in particular but fits within the broad range of areas designated for the upcoming conference on American & popular culture, I still encourage you to participate. Please see the conference’s full list of subject areas (each with its own CFP) at http://southwestpca.org/conference/call-for-papers/

 

SWPACA offers monetary awards for the best graduate student papers in a variety of categories. Submissions of accepted, full papers are due January 1, 2019. For more information, visit http://southwestpca.org/conference/graduate-student-awards/

 

SWPACA also offers travel assistance to graduate and undergraduate students in the form of fellowships. For more information see http://southwestpca.org/conference/graduate-student-awards/

 

Registration and travel information for the conference is available at http://southwestpca.org/conference/registration/

 

Submit your abstract by 1 November 2018 at http://register.southwestpca.org/southwestpca

 

Papers will not be due until the date of the conference.

 

You will need to create a user account in order to submit your proposal.

 

Visit http://journaldialogue.org  for information about the organization’s new peer reviewed

journal Dialogue: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Popular Culture and Pedagogy.

 

Please pass along this call to friends and colleagues, and feel free to contact the area chair

with any questions.

 

Dr. B. Mark Allen, Captivity Narrative Chair

Associate Professor of History

South Texas College

PO Box 5032

McAllen, TX 78502-5032

Phone: 956-872-2037

bmallen@southtexascollege.edu

 

Conference website: http://southwestpca.org/  (updated regularly)

 

Support for registration and payments: support@southwestpca.org

 

For General Inquiries:

 

http://southwestpca.org/contact/

Contact Info: 

Dr. B. Mark Allen, Captivity Narrative Chair

Associate Professor of History

South Texas College

PO Box 5032

McAllen, TX 78502-5032

Phone: 956-872-2037