PCA/ACA

Journalism & Media Culture

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Call for papers: 

Call For Proposals: Papers, Panels, Sessions

POPULAR & AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATION 2021 NATIONAL CONFERENCE

June 2-5, 2021

Boston Marriott Copley Place

110 Huntington Avenue

Boston, MA 02116 US

 

JOURNALISM & MEDIA CULTURE

Topics for presentations in this area are diverse, including journalism and media-related issues and subjects that can be local, regional, national, and/or international and can deal with historical or contemporary times.

Sessions are scheduled in 1½ hour slots, typically with four papers or speakers that do not exceed 15 minutes each. We can also accept proposals for special panels and for sessions organized around a journalism/media-related theme. 

Your proposal should include the title of your presentation, a 100-word abstract, and your name, college or other affiliation, and contact information.

Submissions will only be accepted through the PCA website: http://www.pcaaca.org

Individuals must be current, paid members to submit to the conference.

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION:  NOVEMBER 16, 2020

 

Should you or any of your colleagues have any questions, please contact the Area Chair:

 

Dr. James A. Von Schilling

Northampton Community College

Bethlehem PA 18020

(610) 861-4178

jvonschilling@northampton.edu

 

 

2021 Conference Dates and Deadlines

12-Aug-20 Submission Page Goes Live
12-Oct-20 Early Bird Registration Begins
16-Nov-20 Deadline for Proposals and Endowment Grant Applications
31-Dec-20 Early Bird Registration Ends
01-Jan-21 Regular Registration Begins
31-Jan-21 Regular Registration Ends
01-Feb-21 Late Registration Begins
01-Feb-21  Preliminary Schedule Available
28-Feb-21 Presenter Late Registration Ends at 11:59 pm: Non-registrants Dropped from Program
01-Mar-21 Non-presenter Registration Continues Through the Conference

June 2-5, 2021 

National Conference in Boston

 

All presenters must be current, paid members of the PCA and fully registered for the conference.

Refund requests must be submitted in writing. Full or partial refunds will be processed according to the following schedule:
Requested by Jan. 31: 100% refund
Requested by Feb 7: 75% refund
Requested by Feb 14: 50% refund
Requested by Feb. 21: 25% refund
After Feb. 28: 0% refund

Membership fees are non-refundable.