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Totem Pole and American Doughboy at Evergreen Washelli Cemetery, Seattle, Washington


The Cemeteries and Gravemarkers Permanent Area of the American Culture Association is seeking proposals for its paper sessions scheduled for the PCAACA’s 2022 Annual Meeting to be held 13-16 April in a VIRTUAL venue. Topics are solicited from any appropriate disciplinary perspective. Those interested are encouraged to send a 75-125-word abstract with title suitable for printing by 05 December 2021. This will be an ONLINE VIRTUAL CONFERENCE. The platform to be used will be PATHABLE, the same as 2021. ALL proposal submissions MUST be entered through the online database at conference.pcaaca.org. Should your proposal be accepted, registration and membership fees must be paid to participate in the conference.




Area Chair:

J. Joseph Edgette, Ph.D.

Widener University

509 S. Academy Avenue

Glenolden, PA 19036




2022 Conference Dates and Deadlines

01Aug-21 2022 Conference Information Available on Website
01 Sept-21 Submissions Open 
21 Jan-22 Deadline for Paper Proposals
11 Feb-22 Early Bird Registration Ends
12 Feb-22 Regular Registration Begins
01 Mar-22 Regular Registration Ends for Presenters; Those Presenters Not Registered by the Date Will be Dropped From the Program; Late Registration Continues for Nonpresenters
01 Apr-22 Late Registration Ends for Nonpresenters
April 13-16, 2022

Virtual conference


All presenters must be current, paid members of the PCA and registered for the conference. Non-presenters who attend the full conference must also pay membership fees.

To attend the National Conference, members must pay the membership fee and the registration fee.   

The last day for all refunds is February 20, 2022. No refund requests will be honored after this date. Membership fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.


Area chairs

J. Joseph Edgette