Children/Young Adult Series Books and Dime Novels

All Proposals & Abstracts Must Be Submitted Through The PCA Database.
Please submit a proposal to only one area at a time. Exceptions and rules


The PCA Dime Novels, Pulps, and Juvenile Series Books division is accepting proposals for presentation.  Papers may cover (but are not limited to) any aspect of the following topics: authors, major characters, themes, readership, bibliography or research methods, social commentary, early genre forms, special collections, and matters of gender, race, class, image or attitude.

Participants do not need to be PCA/ACA members, academics, or professional writers to submit proposals; however, membership in either PCA or ACA and conference registration are required in order to present.

All participants are requested to submit a 250-word abstract with title.  First-time participants with this division must submit a 1-2 page proposal, including a bibliography, along with the abstract.

Please send all inquires to:
James D. Keeline
San Diego, CA