CFP: Belief and Popular Culture

The NEPCA area, Belief and Popular Culture, welcomes all papers and multimedia presentations that explore the theme of belief and/in popular culture in its several dimensions: folk and popular belief systems; contemporary myths and myth-making; popular belief in history; artifacts and material culture of popular belief systems; belief and media; belief and art, and the intersection … Continue reading CFP: Belief and Popular Culture

CFP: Teaching Popular Culture, NEPCA 2019

The Northeast Popular Culture Association (NEPCA) will be having its annual conference in Portsmouth, New Hampshire this year.  And I'm looking for interesting and unique proposals around teaching and popular culture.   This area focuses on how to teach popular culture, which may include sharing unique approaches to: Teaching courses focused specifically on “popular culture” Teaching courses … Continue reading CFP: Teaching Popular Culture, NEPCA 2019

CFP: Travel Studies

The Northeast Popular Culture Association (NEPCA) will hold its 2019 conference at the Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel in Portsmouth, New Hampshire on November 15-16.  The travel studies area of NEPCA invites paper proposals on the subject of travel, broadly conceived.  Paper proposals may include (but are not limited to) analysis and critical perspectives on such … Continue reading CFP: Travel Studies

CFP: Travel/Writing and the Media

Travel / Writing and the Media: Contemporary and Historical Perspectives Edited by Barbara Korte and Anna Sennefelder (University of Freiburg) Travel writing is a flourishing genre with a long history. Since the 1990s, it has been attracting increasing scholarly interest, and its publication output is vast. However, little attention has been paid to the ways in … Continue reading CFP: Travel/Writing and the Media

CFP: Representation(s): Image and Reality, Identity and Community

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

CFP: Center for Jewish History Scholars Working Group 2019-2021

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

CFP: Politics, Civic Life, and Pop Culture Area for NEPCA

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

2019 NEPCA Conference – Call for Papers

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

Calls for Papers: Writing and Publishing

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

Upcoming CFPs of Interest: Writing and Publishing

There are some great writing opportunities coming up that we wanted to let you all know about.  These CFPs cover a broad range with deadlines between next week and ongoing.  Let us know if you end up pursuing any of these and the experience (it might help us better determine what CFPs to share forward … Continue reading Upcoming CFPs of Interest: Writing and Publishing