POPULAR CULTURE ASSOCIATION & AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATION 2020 JOINT NATIONAL CONFERENCE: Language Attitudes & Popular Linguistics Area

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Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 1, 2019
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
Social Sciences, Communication, Languages, Linguistics

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 Philadelphia, PA, April 15-18, 2020.

 

All Proposals & Abstracts Must Be Submitted Through The PCA Database (https://pcaaca.org/conference/2020/submitting-paper-proposal-pca-confere...).
 Please submit a proposal to only one area at a time.

 

Submission Deadline: November 1, 2019

Contact Info: 

Please send all inquiries to:

James G. Mitchell, Ph.D.

Salve Regina University

Newport, RI 02840 

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