CFP: Rhetoric, Composition and Popular Culture Area at the PCA/ACA

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Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 1, 2019
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Composition & Rhetoric, Cultural History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies, Communication

 

RHETORIC, COMPOSITION AND POPULAR CULTURE

 

Call For Proposals:  Sessions, Panels, Papers

 

POPULAR CULTURE ASSOCIATION & AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATION

2020 JOINT NATIONAL CONFERENCE

 

Philadelphia, PA – Downtown Marriott on Market Street

Wednesday, April 15, 2020 to Saturday, April 18, 2020

DEADLINE:  NOVEMBER 1, 2019

 

For information on the PCA/ACA, please go to http://www.pcaaca.org

 

Abstracts of papers, individual proposals, and/or panel proposals dealing with any topics at the intersections of rhetoric, composition and American or popular culture are welcome for the 2020 PCA/ACA National Conference. The PCA/ACA is highly regarded in academe with over 5,000 academic oral presentations given internationally, two top-tier journals (The Journal of American Culture and Journal of Popular Culture), and over 3,000 members. This year’s conference will be exciting with papers on an enormous array of subjects.

 

Proposals can only be submitted at http://conference.pcaaca.org

 

Submissions must include

  • your proposal’s title
  • an abstract of no more than 250 words
  • a short 50-word bio

Please review your name, affiliation, title and abstract for spelling and grammar.

 

If you wish to propose a panel with multiple papers, each presenter must submit an individual paper to the online system, noting within the abstract that it is part of a panel, and listing the names of all co-panelists. Then the organizer should email rhetcomppca@gmail.com stating that you intend to present together.

 

If you wish to propose a roundtable, screening, or other presentation, email rhetcomppca@gmail.com directly before submitting to the database.

 

All presenters must be members of the PCA/ACA and must register for the conference.

Contact Info: 

Jennifer Richardson Burg, PhD

rhetcomppca@gmail.com

Area Chair for Rhetoric, Composition and Popular Culture at the PCA/ACA

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