PCA/ACA

Law and Popular Culture

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Call for papers: 

Law Area 

 

Call for Proposals: Sessions, Panels, Papers for ACA/PCA National Conference in

June 2-5, 2021

 

We invite papers and presentations on all aspects of law and popular culture, including but not limited to: representations of the Supreme Court, the Constitution, and current cases and controversies; privacy law in the time of COVID-19; pop culture depictions of civil and criminal law, including representations of law enforcement in the age of the Black Lives Matter movement; the presidency and the law; cinematic representations of law and justice; papers that comparatively examine the way different musicians or genres depict outlaws; music copyright and the creative imagination in the digital age; historic preservation law. We welcome submissions on all historical, interdisciplinary, and contemporary topics related to the justice system and legal practice, including work in the field of law and literature.

 

Submit your paper or presentation proposal to https://conference.pcaaca.org/

 

The proposal should include an abstract of more than 250 words, and complete contact information (name, presenter’s institutional affiliation, and e-mail address). Proposals must be submitted through the PCA website. Only current, paid members can submit proposals.

 

For information on PCA/ACA, please go to htttp://www.pcaaca.org

 

Area Chair: Patricia Peknik, ppeknik@berklee.edu

 

 

 

2021 Conference Dates and Deadlines

13-Aug-20 Submission Page Goes Live
22-Oct-20 Early Bird Registration Begins
17-Dec-20 Deadline for Endowment Grant Applications      
06-Jan-21 Deadline for Proposals
01-Feb-21 Early Bird Registration Ends
01-Mar-21 Regular Registration Ends
02-Mar-21 Late Registration Begins
15-Mar-21  Preliminary Schedule Available
31-Mar-21 Presenter Late Registration Ends at 11:59 pm: Non-registrants Dropped from Program
01-Apr-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 February 1: 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.