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

NEPCA Publication: Pop Culture Matters

Thanks to the tireless efforts of  Martin F. Norden and Robert E. Weir; they have produced a book of the conference proceedings of the 2017 NEPCA Conference titled:  Pop Culture Matters: Proceedings of the 39th Conference of the Northeast Popular Culture Association. We are very excited that this has come to fruition and are excited … Continue reading NEPCA Publication: Pop Culture Matters


Proposals for NEPCA's annual conference are due June 1. Please submit your proposals ASAP. NEPCA staff know this is a busy time, but NEPCA needs to meet in June to assemble the conference and begin doing to scores of tasks necessary for conducting a successful conference. One click on the 2018 Conference tab will take you … Continue reading LAST MONTH TO SUBMIT PROPOSALS

Pat Thomas Book Tour

Author Pat Thomas Book Tour Continues in Support of  Did It! Jerry Rubin: An American Revolutionary Heading to East Coast and Midwest This Month and Next   Book tour including stops in New York City with Paul Krassner (editor of The Realist) and Chicago with Bill Ayers (controversial leader of the Weather Underground) & Nancy Kurshan(co-founder of the Yippies).   LOS ANGELES, CA (WEDNESDAY MARCH 7, 2018) 2018 … Continue reading Pat Thomas Book Tour

PCA Nominations

Reminder: The PCA nominations committee extends its call for nominations for the 2018 PCA Elections. Nominations are solicited for six elected positions in the PCA/ACA: Vice President for Awards Vice President for Area Chairs At-Large Member of the Governing Board At-Large Member of the Governing Board At-Large Member of the Governing Board At-Large Member of the Governing Board Position #1: Vice President for … Continue reading PCA Nominations

NEPCA Seeking Area Chairs

NEPCA currently has openings for three area chairs: Crime in Fact and Fiction (reworked area) Celebrity and Fan Studies Media Literacy (new area) If interested in chairing one of these, please contact Executive Secretary Rob Weir ASAP: Chairs must be NEPCA members (which you are if you have paid dues or attended the 2017 … Continue reading NEPCA Seeking Area Chairs