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Accepts undergraduate submissions
Call for papers: 

Music Area

Popular Culture Association (PCA) National Conference

June 2-5, 2021

Boston, MA

The Music Area in the Popular Culture Association invites submissions from individuals or organized panels (3 or preferably 4 persons) focusing on any topic relating to any genre of music. Topics can include but are not limited to individual artists, albums, CDs, genres, scenes, trends, periods, performances, critics, magazines, music and art, music on radio, television, and on stage and in academia. Abstracts on any topic of music will be considered.

Please submit your abstract of approximately 150 words throught the link provided on the Assocition’s website: pcaaca.org. Submissions will only be accepted through the PCA website. Individuals must be current, paid members to submit to the conference.

For panel submissions, panel chairs should include their abstract and title of their paper as well as the title of the panel, names of panelists, and a 50-word summary of the panel’s focus. Individual panelists should submit their abstracts separaterly.

The deadline for submissions is November 16, 2020.

Please specify any special scheduling needs at the time of submission.

 

Feel free to contact the area chair with any questions:

 

Thomas M. Kitts, PhD

St. John’s University

8000 Utopia Parkway

Queens, NY 11439

781-990-7334

Kittst@stjohns.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 Grants
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.