PCA/ACA

Areas

Topic Area chair
Academics and Collegiate Culture
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Adolescence in Film and Television
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Advertising
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African-American Culture
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Aging and Senior Culture
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American Indian Literatures and Cultures
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American Literature
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Animation
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Art & Design Culture
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Asian Popular Culture
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Australian and New Zealand Popular Culture
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Beer Culture
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Biographies
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Black Performing Arts Area
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Black Popular Culture—Special Topic 2021
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Body and Culture
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Border Studies, Cultural Economy & Migration
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British Popular Culture
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Celebrity & Popular Culture
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Cemeteries & Gravemarkers
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Children/Young Adult Series Books and Dime Novels
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Children’s and YA Literature and Culture
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Circus and Sideshow Culture 
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Civil War & Reconstruction
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Collecting & Collectibles
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Comedy & Humor
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Comics and Comic Art
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Communication & Digital Culture
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Copyright and Intellectual Property
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Creative Fiction Writing
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Cultural Adaptations
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Dance & Dance Culture
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Disability Studies 
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Disasters, Apocalypses, and Catastrophes
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Eastern European Studies - Special Topic 2021
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Ecology & Culture
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Education, Teaching, History & Popular Culture
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Eros, Pornography & Popular Culture
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Fairy Tales
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Fan Culture & Theory
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Fashion, Style, Appearance, Consumption & Design
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Fat Studies
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Film
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Fitness, Exercise and Physical Culture
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Folklore
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Food in Popular Culture
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Game Studies
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Gender & Media Studies
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Gender Studies
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Generational Studies
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German Literature & Culture
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Gothic Literature, Film & Culture
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Happiness and Culture—Special Topic 2021
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Health, Humanities, and Popular Culture
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History of PCA and the Popular Culture Movement
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Horror (Text, Media, Culture)
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Indian Culture, Art & Media
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Internet Culture
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Journalism & Media Culture
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Language Attitudes & Popular Linguistics
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Latin American Film and Media
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Latin American Literature and Culture
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Latin Americans and Latinos: Identity Issues and Cultural Stereotypes
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Law and Popular Culture
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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Studies
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Libraries, Archives & Museums
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Literature & Madness
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Literature, Politics, & Society
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Material Culture
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Medieval Popular Culture
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Memory & Representation
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Men and Men’s Studies
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Motherhood/Fatherhood & Popular Culture
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Music
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Musicals, Stage & Film
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Mystery & Detective Fiction
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Mythology in Contemporary Culture
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Non-Fiction Writing 
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Philosophy and Culture
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Poetry Studies and Creative Poetry
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Politics Portrayed in Electronic Print and Media
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Popular Art, Architecture, and Design
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Popular History in American Culture
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Professional Development
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Psychology and Popular Culture
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Pulp Studies
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Punk Culture
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Radio and Audio Media
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Regional Cultures and Literatures
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Religion and Culture
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Rhetoric, Composition, and Popular Culture
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Romance
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Science & Popular Culture
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Science Fiction and Fantasy
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Sea Literature, History, and Culture
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Shakespeare on Film and Television
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Soap Opera and Serialized Storytelling
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Sports
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Stephen King
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Television
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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The Grateful Dead - Special Topic 2021
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The Sixties
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Theatre and Drama
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Tolkien Studies
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Travel and Tourism
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Undergraduate Sessions
(Accepts undergraduate submissions)
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Vampire Studies
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Vehicle Culture
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Virtual Identities and Self-Promoting
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Visual Culture
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War and Armed Conflict After 1945:  Literature, History, Culture, and the Arts
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Westerns and the West
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Women’s Studies
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World’s Fairs and Expositions
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