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

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

Pop Culture Matters Interview #4: James Patrick Carraghan

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 third interview is with James Patrick Carraghan.  Theorist-by-night, James Patrick Carraghan received his MA in English from Kutztown University in 2017. He is a contributing … Continue reading Pop Culture Matters Interview #4: James Patrick Carraghan

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

Call for H-PCAACA Network Editors and Review Editors

H-PCAACA is issuing a call for new Network Editors and Review Editors. If you are interested in joining H-PCAACA's volunteer team of Editors, please email us at editorial-pcaaca@mail.h-net.msu.edu with a C.V. and cover letter attached. This is truly an exciting time to study popular culture across disciplines .The editorial staff of H-PCAACA is dedicated to expanding the … Continue reading Call for H-PCAACA Network Editors and Review Editors

PCA Awards Committees Seeking Judges

The following PCA Awards Committees need additional judges/members for the 2019 awards competition (https://pcaaca.org/awards/literary-film-electronic-awards): Ray & Pat Browne Award for the Best Single Work by One or More Authors in Popular Culture and American Culture Committee Ray & Pat Browne Award for the Best Edited Collection Committee Ray and Pat Browne Award for the Best … Continue reading PCA Awards Committees Seeking Judges