Generational Studies Call for Papers for Popular Culture Association 2021 Conference

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Call for Papers
November 1, 2020
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Contemporary History, Cultural History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies, Sociology

Call for Papers: Generational Studies

Popular Culture Association (PCA) 2021 National Conference

March 31 - April 3, 2021

Boston Marriott Copley Place

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Submission Deadline: November 1, 2020

We welcome proposals for papers on any and every topic related to American's generations including Baby Boomers, Generation Jones, Generation X, Xennials, Millennials (Gen Y), and iGen (Gen Z).

We invite submissions from individuals and organized panels (3 or 4 persons), focusing on topics related to:

  • Generational cultural production/consumption: literature, film, music, etc.
  • Generational identities and realities (then and now).

We are especially interested in presentations that connect (or disconnect) multi-generational pop culture experiences.

How to Apply:

  • Submissions will only be accepted through the PCA website -
  • Individuals must be current, paid members to submit to the conference.

For Individual Submissions:

  • 150-200 word abstract
  • Contact information (e-mail and telephone)

For Panel Submissions:

  • Brief description of panel's focus
  • 150-200 word abstract of each panelist's paper
  • Contact information (e-mail and telephone) for all panelists
Contact Info: 

Shay Rahm, University of Central Oklahoma

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