CFP for World Literature at #NEPCA2020

CFP: World Literature – Northeast Popular/American Culture Association The World Literature area for the 2020 Northeast Popular/American Culture Association conference is accepting paper proposals from faculty and graduate students. NEPCA’s 2020 annual conference will be held from Friday, October 23-Saturday, October 24 2020 at Southern New Hampshire University in Manchester, NH. The NEPCA World Literature area … Continue reading CFP for World Literature at #NEPCA2020

Call for Papers on the Fantastic for #NEPCA2020

Call for Papers on the Fantastic (Fantasy & Science Fiction / Monsters & the Monstrous) The Northeast Alliance for Scholarship on the Fantastic and the allied Fantastic Areas (Fantasy & Science Fiction and Monsters & the Monstrous) invite paper proposals for the 2020 conference of the Northeast Popular Culture/American Culture Association (NEPCA) to convene at … Continue reading Call for Papers on the Fantastic for #NEPCA2020

NEPCA CFP – Animals & Culture

Call for Papers for Special Session in Animals and Culture 2020 Northeast Popular Culture Association (NEPCA) Conference Southern New Hampshire University in Manchester, New Hampshire Friday, October 23 and Saturday, October 24 Proposal due: June 1, 2020 The Animals and Culture area would like to invite proposals on the multifaceted roles and representations of animals … Continue reading NEPCA CFP – Animals & Culture

NEPCA 2020 Annual Conference-Location Announced!

Greetings members! We're excited to finally share that the NEPCA 2020 Annual Conference will be held at Southern New Hampshire University in Manchester, NH on October 23 & 24th.  More details will be forthcoming including the CFP but we just wanted to reach out and let you know to bookmark that weekend and we'll see … Continue reading NEPCA 2020 Annual Conference-Location Announced!

Thinking with/in Portsmouth, NH

This entry is from one of our newer members, Queenie Sukhadia who recently attended her first NEPCA Conference. As a first-time participant in the Northeast Popular Culture Association’s annual conference, I arrived in Portsmouth unsure of what to expect. ‘Popular culture’ promises timely, engaging, exciting content, but I’ve learned, over time, that the tone of … Continue reading Thinking with/in Portsmouth, NH

CFP: Does the Matter of Britain (Still) Matter?: Reflections on the State of Arthurian Studies Today (A Roundtable)

Call for Papers for Does the Matter of Britain (Still) Matter?: Reflections on the State of Arthurian Studies Today (A Roundtable) 51st Annual Convention of the Northeast Modern Language Association Boston Marriott Copley Place, in Boston, Massachusetts, from 5-8 March 2020 Paper abstracts are due by 30 September 2019 Session organized by Michael A. Torregrossa, … Continue reading CFP: Does the Matter of Britain (Still) Matter?: Reflections on the State of Arthurian Studies Today (A Roundtable)

Book Review: Communes in America, 1975-2000

Communes in America, 1975-2000. By Timothy Miller. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 2019. 148 pp. + appendices, notes, bibliography, index. If I asked you what decade of American history had the most active communes (1,378) and you guessed the 1970s, congratulations. But it might surprise you to learn that the first decade of the 21st … Continue reading Book Review: Communes in America, 1975-2000

CFP: Saving the Day: Accessing Comics in the Twentieth-First Century (A Roundtable)

Call for Papers for Saving the Day: Accessing Comics in the Twentieth-First Century (A Roundtable) 51st Annual Convention of the Northeast Modern Language Association Boston Marriott Copley Place, in Boston, Massachusetts, from 5-8 March 2020 Paper abstracts are due by 30 September 2019 Session organized by Michael A. Torregrossa, The Medieval Comics Project, and Carl … Continue reading CFP: Saving the Day: Accessing Comics in the Twentieth-First Century (A Roundtable)

CFP: Afterlives of A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court

Call for Papers for Afterlives of A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court 51st Annual Convention of the Northeast Modern Language Association Boston Marriott Copley Place, in Boston, Massachusetts, from 5-8 March 2020 Paper abstracts are due by 30 September 2019 Session organized by Michael A. Torregrossa, The Alliance for the Promotion of Research on … Continue reading CFP: Afterlives of A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court

NEPCA 2019 Fall Conference

The 2019 Fall Conference is shaping up to be another excellent event.  We recently contacted those who submitted proposals to indicate if they have been accepted.  If you submitted a proposal, be sure to check your email ASAP! If you want to get a sneak peek at the tentative schedule, you can see the current … Continue reading NEPCA 2019 Fall Conference