CFP: Who Was That Masked Woman?

Who Was that Masked Woman: Representations of Women Vigilantes and Outlaws in Popular Media from Reconstruction to the Great Depression NEPCA is sharing this CFP that we thought our membership might be interested in. For more information, contact: Gregory Bray, brayg@newpaltz.edu Deadline for submissions: December 15, 2021 We invite chapter proposals for a collection of critical essays … Continue reading CFP: Who Was That Masked Woman?

Review: Intimacies of Conflict: Cultural Memory and the Korean War by Daniel Y. Kim

Daniel Y. Kim. Intimacies of Conflict: Cultural Memory and the Korean War. New York: NYU Press, 2020. Review by Katherine Allocco, Western Connecticut State University Daniel Kim’s thorough and thoughtful new book, Intimacies of Conflict, argues that the Korean War, the so-called “forgotten war”, exerted a widespread influence on the way that Americans understood, discussed … Continue reading Review: Intimacies of Conflict: Cultural Memory and the Korean War by Daniel Y. Kim

Conference Keynote: Dr. Henry Jenkins at #NEPCA2021

We are so very pleased to announce our Keynote Speaker for the 2021 NEPCA Annual Conference is Dr. Henry Jenkins. Dr. Jenkins has and continues to be an important and valuable voice in the world of popular culture studies and we look forward to his talk on Friday, October 22 as our Keynote Speaker. NEPCA's … Continue reading Conference Keynote: Dr. Henry Jenkins at #NEPCA2021

#NEPCA2021 Digital Media and Gaming Culture Area CFP

The Northeast Popular/American Culture Association (NEPCA) is seeking paper proposals on the topic of Digital Media and Gaming Culture for its annual conference, occurring online from 21 October through 23 October 2021. In this area, we welcome a wide variety of papers on the subjects of digital media and/or gaming, both fields loosely defined. Submissions … Continue reading #NEPCA2021 Digital Media and Gaming Culture Area CFP

CFP: Performance Studies for #NEPCA2021

The Performance Studies content area of the Northeast Popular/American Culture Association is now welcoming submissions for our virtual Fall conference! The conference will be held Thursday, Oct. 21 – Saturday, Oct. 23. Image Source: Jay Galvin We invite the community to submit proposals for this year’s conference in the Performance Studies content area. (For a … Continue reading CFP: Performance Studies for #NEPCA2021

CFP: Race & Ethnicity at #NEPCA2021

The Northeast Popular/American Culture Association’s Race and Ethnicity area welcomes paper submissions from graduate students, faculty, collectors, writers, and independent researchers of popular culture. NEPCA’s 2021 fall, virtual conference will be held Thursday October 21 – Saturday October 23, 2021. The deadline for proposals is August 1, 2021.   We encourage panel proposals, as well as, individual submissions.  Papers are … Continue reading CFP: Race & Ethnicity at #NEPCA2021

CFP: Politics, Civic Life, and Pop Culture Area for #NEPCA2021

2021 Northeast Popular Culture Association (NEPCA) Virtual ConferenceThursday, October 21-Saturday, October 23, 2021Proposal due: August 1, 2021 Papers for the Politics, Civic Life and Culture area of NEPCA explore the role of political actors, institutions, ideology, rhetoric, and satire in popular culture. Topics and themes may be drawn from all policy domains – both foreign … Continue reading CFP: Politics, Civic Life, and Pop Culture Area for #NEPCA2021

CFP: Animals and Culture

The Northeast Popular/American Culture Associations invites paper and panel proposals for its special topics – and hopefully continuing -  Animals and Culture area! Paper and panel proposals that explore a range of animal-culture interactions are invited. Below is a list of possible topics but in general historical and contemporary analyses and interdisciplinary approaches are welcome.  … Continue reading CFP: Animals and Culture

CFP: Romance and Popular Romance Fiction

            The Northeast Popular/American Culture Association (NEPCA) is seeking paper proposals on the topic of Romance/Popular Romance Fiction for its annual conference.             We welcome a wide variety of papers related to romance and popular romance fiction. Possible approaches can include narrative analysis of the romance genre, issues of representation in romance fiction, production and … Continue reading CFP: Romance and Popular Romance Fiction

CFP: Classrooms, Libraries, and the Academy

The Northeast Popular/American Culture Association’s Classrooms, Libraries, and the Academy area welcomes paper submissions from librarians, archivists, curators, graduate students, faculty, collectors, writers, patrons, and independent researchers of popular culture and information settings of all types. NEPCA’s 2021 fall,virtual conference will be held Thursday October 21 - Saturday October 23, 2021. The deadline for proposals … Continue reading CFP: Classrooms, Libraries, and the Academy