PCA/ACA

Rhetoric, Composition, and Popular Culture

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Call for papers: 

RHETORIC, COMPOSITION AND POPULAR CULTURE

 

Call For Proposals:  Sessions, Panels, Papers

 

POPULAR CULTURE ASSOCIATION & AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATION

2019 JOINT NATIONAL CONFERENCE

 

Wardman Park Marriot, Washington, D.C.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 to Saturday, April 20, 2019

 

DEADLINE:  OCTOBER 1, 2018

 

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

For conference information, please go to https://pcaaca.org/conference/2019

 

 

Abstracts of papers, individual proposals, and/or panel proposals dealing with any topics at the intersections of rhetoric, composition and American or popular culture are welcome for the 2019 PCA/ACA National Conference. The PCA/ACA is highly regarded in academe with well over 5,000 academic oral presentations given internationally, two top-tier journals (The Journal of American Culture and Journal of Popular Culture), and over 3,000 members. This year’s conference should be exciting with papers on an enormous array of subjects.

 

 

Proposals can only be submitted after July 1, 2018 at http://conference.pcaaca.org

 

Submissions must include

  • your proposal’s title
  • an abstract of no more than 250 words
  • a short 50-word bio

Please review your name, affiliation, title and abstract for spelling and grammar.

 

If you wish to propose a panel with multiple papers, each presenter must submit an individual paper to the online system, noting within the abstract that it is part of a panel, and listing the names of all co-panelists. Then the organizer should email jburg@svc.edu stating that you intend to present together.

 

If you wish to propose a roundtable, screening, or other presentation, email jburg@svc.edu directly before submitting to the database.

 

All presenters must be members of the PCA/ACA and must register for the conference.
Travel and research grants are available: http://pcaaca.org/grants

 

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

 

Jennifer Richardson Burg, PhD

jburg@svc.edu

Area Chair for Rhetoric, Composition and Popular Culture at the PCA/ACA

Dean of the Faculty, Southern Vermont College

Area chairs

jennifer-burg-7208