CFP: 2021 Popular Culture Association Annual (PCA) Conference--Biographies Area: Boston, MA, June 2-5, 2021

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 2, 2021 to June 5, 2021
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
Popular Culture Studies, Theatre & Performance History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Journalism and Media Studies, European History / Studies

CFP: 2021 Popular Culture Association Annual (PCA) Conference--Biographies Area: Boston, MA, June 2-5, 2021

 

The Biographies Area is soliciting papers that examine the connections between biography and popular culture. Papers and full panel presentations regarding any aspect of popular culture and biography are encouraged. Potential topics might include:

– Biography and entertainment, art, music, theater
– Biography and film
– Biography and criminal justice
– Television programs about biography
– Biography and urban legends
– Biography and folklore
– Biography and literature
– Scholarly Biography
– Controversial Biography
– Psychoanalysis and Biography
– Historical Biography
– Political Biography
– Autobiography

Sessions are scheduled in 1½ hour slots, typically with four papers or speakers per standard session.  Presentations should not exceed 20 minutes. The deadline is November 16, 2020.

 

To submit an abstract, please visit:
https://pcaaca.org/conference/submitting-paper-proposal-pca-conference

 

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

 

Please direct any queries to the Biographies Area Chair:

Susie Skarl
Associate Professor/Urban Affairs Librarian
UNLV Libraries
Las Vegas, NV 89154

susie.skarl@unlv.edu OR susieskarl@gmail.com

 

Contact Info: 

Susie Skarl
Associate Professor/Urban Affairs Librarian
UNLV Libraries
Las Vegas, NV 89154

susie.skarl@unlv.edu OR susieskarl@gmail.com

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