Upcoming Registration Dates for #NEPCA2019

We're coming up on two important deadlines! September 30 is the last day to register for NEPCA if you are presenting (check out the schedule). October 15 is the last day to register at the current prices (BTW--you can register here!). After October 15, prices will be updated as follows: Full-time faculty: $150 Part-time faculty, … Continue reading Upcoming Registration Dates for #NEPCA2019

2019 NEPCA Conference

The fall conference is shaping up to be another great event of knowledge sharing, networking, and hopefully, even fun!  I wanted to highlight that we have a fantastic reception and Keynote address happening on Friday night that we hope many of you will attend. The Reception starts at 5:45pm and the Keynote will start around … Continue reading 2019 NEPCA Conference

CFP: Sponsored Sessions on The Medieval in Popular Culture at MAPAC

The Association for the Advancement of Scholarship and Teaching of the Medieval in Popular Culture seeks proposals for the following sessions to be held under the Medieval & Renaissance Area of the Mid-Atlantic Popular & American Culture Association at the organization’s 2019 Annual Conference to convene at the Pittsburgh Marriott City Center Hotel, Pittsburgh, PA, … Continue reading CFP: Sponsored Sessions on The Medieval in Popular Culture at MAPAC

Call for Papers: The Secrets of Academic Publishing

In 2019, Marty Norden and Rob Weir edited Pop Culture Matters: Proceedings of the 39th Conference of the Northeast Popular Culture Association. One of the great joys of this publication is that it included numerous first-time authors. At some point every scholar is a neophyte in the publishing world. What are the secrets to getting your work … Continue reading Call for Papers: The Secrets of Academic Publishing

NEPCA CFP: Film & History

This is a Call for Papers for Film and History area for the NEPCA’s 2019 Fall Conference to be held November 15-16 at the Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel in Portsmouth, NH. Northeast Regional Popular / American Cultural Association (NEPCA) annual conference. Dr. Carol Mitchell; Area Chair of Film and History Email: cmitchel@springfieldcollege.edu Film and History. … Continue reading NEPCA CFP: Film & History

CFP: Crime and Scandal in Fact and Fiction for NEPCA

2019 Conference of the Northeast Popular & American Culture Association (NEPCA) Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel in Portsmouth, NH, Friday, 15 November, - Saturday, 16 November Proposals due by 1 June 2019 Crime and Scandal in Fact and Fiction welcomes proposals that explore actual crime, the representation of crime in culture, and fictional crime. Scandals of … Continue reading CFP: Crime and Scandal in Fact and Fiction for NEPCA

NEASA Conference – June 8 at Fitchburg State University

On behalf of the New England American Studies Association (NEASA) Council, I’m very excited to invite you, your colleagues, and your students to join us at Fitchburg State University on June 8 for our 2019 NEASA Conference! Co-sponsored by FSU and Roxbury Community College, our 2019 Conference will offer panels and roundtables on the theme … Continue reading NEASA Conference – June 8 at Fitchburg State University

Pop Culture Matters Interview #6: K. A. Laity

Welcome to the second interview in this series, where we're checking in with the contributors to Pop Culture Matters: Proceedings of the 39th Conference of the Northeast Popular Culture Association. This sixth interview is with K. A. Laity, Associate Professor of English at the College of Saint Rose.  Her article is titled: "‘Femme Non-Fatale: Female Cooperation … Continue reading Pop Culture Matters Interview #6: K. A. Laity

Pop Culture Matters Interview #5: Matthew T. Jones

Welcome to the second interview in this series, where we're checking in with the contributors to Pop Culture Matters: Proceedings of the 39th Conference of the Northeast Popular Culture Association. This fifth interview is with Matthew T. Jones, Ph.D., who is the Chairperson of Communication at the County College of Morris.  His essay is titled: “From Grimm to Gaiman: … Continue reading Pop Culture Matters Interview #5: Matthew T. Jones

Call for Papers for the Inaugural Session of the Monsters and the Monstrous Area

2019 Conference of the Northeast Popular & American Culture Association (NEPCA) Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel in Portsmouth, NH, Friday, 15 November, - Saturday, 16 November Proposals due by 1 June 2019 The Monsters and the Monstrous Area welcomes proposals that investigate any of the things, whether mundane or marvelous, that scare us. Through our sessions, … Continue reading Call for Papers for the Inaugural Session of the Monsters and the Monstrous Area