New England American Studies Association, Call for Papers 2019: Representation(s): Image and Reality, Identity and Community Earlier this year, our Reality TV President precipitated a government shutdown over a wall that his own party’s Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell called a “metaphor,” the latest in the long line of myths and symbols that have shaped American … Continue reading CFP: Representation(s): Image and Reality, Identity and Community
Call for Participants: Center for Jewish History Scholars Working Group 2019-2021: “Hear Their Cry”: Understanding the Jewish Orphan Experience Do not take advantage of any widow or orphan. If you take advantage and they cry out to me, I will certainly hear their cry (Shemot 22:21-23). While there is extensive scholarship on orphans and on the immigrant experience, the … Continue reading CFP: Center for Jewish History Scholars Working Group 2019-2021
2019 Conference of the Northeast Popular Culture Association (NEPCA) Friday, November 15-Saturday, November 16 Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel in Portsmouth, New Hampshire Proposals due 1 June 2019 The Politics, Civic Life, and Pop Culture Area of NEPCA invites proposals from scholars of all levels for papers and/or panels that explore any aspect of the role … Continue reading CFP: Politics, Civic Life, and Pop Culture Area for NEPCA
As we’re getting ready for our Fall 2019 conference, we’ve put out the Call for Proposals but we’re also looking for a few more volunteers for the following positions. 2019 Program Chair This position is a key position to the successful running of the conference. The responsibilities include the following: Organizes the conference schedule into … Continue reading Call for Volunteers
The 2019 Northeast Popular Culture Association (NEPCA) will host its annual conference this fall on Friday, November 15-Saturday, November 16 at the Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. We are looking forward to another engaging and rewarding conference for new and seasoned members alike. We are seeking proposals for panels and presentations for … Continue reading 2019 NEPCA Conference – Call for Papers
We are excited to announce that our annual fall conference will be held Friday, November 15-Saturday, November 16, at the Sheraton Harborside Portsmouth Hotel in Portsmouth, NH. This is the first in a long while that we have held a conference not on a college campus and while we look to return to a college … Continue reading 2019 Conference Date and Location Confirmed!
We've got a lot of ideas about how we want to move forward with NEPCA in the ensuing years and months but before we go in 50 directions, we'd love to hear more from you about what you would like to see from us. We sent out a survey a few weeks ago and have … Continue reading Don’t Forget the Survey
We are regularly looking for contributors to the Northeast Popular Culture Association--take a look at some of these writing opportunities.
Since our records may not be enitrely updated and we have a share of people who follow NEPCA via the Follow or Email features on this site, we wanted to also post this message here. Greetings NEPCA members, It’s been just over a month since our 2018 NEPCA conference and I wanted to thank you … Continue reading Updates From NEPCA
Here's the late calls-for-papers that might be of interest to our members. Dovetail Labs/Freelance Research Opportunity Media, Technology and New Generations: Representing Millennial Generation and Generation Z VIRAL MEDIA book Disability and the Media: Other Bodies Remembering Ntozake Shange Screening Non-Binary Bodies Voices on the Move: An Anthology of Literature and Art by and about … Continue reading Calls for Papers: Writing and Publishing