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

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

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

Upcoming CFPs of Interest – Conferences and Workshops

We thought it could be useful if we started pooling together some of the CFPs that we're coming across to share out in case our members and others are interested.  In this case, we have arranged them by chronological order from when the CFP is due. 21st Annual Women's History Conference at Sarah Lawrence College … Continue reading Upcoming CFPs of Interest – Conferences and Workshops

New England Studies at PCA CFP

NEW ENGLAND STUDIES -- CALL FOR PAPERS (2019) The 2019 Popular Culture/American Culture Association Conference will be held in Washington, DC, April 17-20, 2019,. The New England Studies Area invites presentations on any aspect of New England popular culture: Architecture; Art; Ecology/Environment; Economics; Fashion; Film and Theater, especially films made in New England, and plays … Continue reading New England Studies at PCA CFP

Call for Papers: 2019 Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Annual Conference — Washington, DC (April 17-20, 2019)

Call for Papers: 2019 Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Annual Conference — Washington, DC (April 17-20, 2019) The Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association annual conference will be held on Wednesday April 17 through Saturday April 20, 2019 at the Wardman Park Marriott in Washington, DC. Scholars from a wide variety of disciplines will meet to share their … Continue reading Call for Papers: 2019 Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Annual Conference — Washington, DC (April 17-20, 2019)

Norse Mythology in Popular Culture

More than Marvel: Representations of Norse Mythology in Contemporary Popular Culture Sponsored by the Association for the Advancement of Scholarship and Teaching of the Medieval in Popular Culture 54th International Congress on Medieval Studies Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan 9-12 May 2019 Proposals due by 15 September 2018   Myths and legends from the Middle … Continue reading Norse Mythology in Popular Culture

Soccer Conference in Cambridge MA

May 31-June 2nd Cambridge, MA The third conference in the series on Soccer and Globalization will focus on participation and inclusion in global sports and global history. Using a comparative perspective, we look to better understand how and why certain types of people are allowed to participate and others are not in a cross-section of sports, … Continue reading Soccer Conference in Cambridge MA

Hagley Conference in November

A Conference at the Hagley Museum and Library Wilmington, Delaware, November 8-9, 2018   The history of surveillance is often associated with the history of the state. However, commercial organizations in the United States – from insurance companies to audience rating firms and database marketers, to corporate personnel and auditing departments – also exercise power over … Continue reading Hagley Conference in November

World war One Symposium

Armistice & Aftermath: A World War One Symposium Sept. 28-29, 2018 at Michigan Technological University, Houghton MI Call For Papers Armistice Day 2018 marks the centenary end of World War I. This symposium explores the conditions and impacts of the “Great War,” as experienced during and afterwards, with a special focus on the perspective from the … Continue reading World war One Symposium