The Popular Culture Association will be holding its annual conference virtually April 13-16, 2022.
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
Sessions are scheduled in 1½ hour slots, typically with four papers or speakers per standard session. Presentations should not exceed 20 minutes.
On your submission, please include title of paper, abstract, and contact information.
Submission Deadline Extension: 1/21/22
Please go to this link to submit your paper:
PCA Biographies Area Chair
Associate Professor/Urban Affairs Librarian