The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 17.0316 Tuesday, 18 April 2006
Date: Monday, 17 Apr 2006 12:15:01 -0400
Subject: CFP: Popular Culture Association in the South
Please see the below Call for Papers for PCAS/ACAS, a conference which
traditionally has several panels on Shakespeare. In recent years, there
have been regular panels on teaching Shakespeare, as well as sessions on
Shakespeare in adaptation. As co-chair, I welcome many submissions on
Shakespeare and any related aspect of pop culture.
CFP: Popular Culture & American Culture (May 26, 2006; Oct. 5-7, 2006)
The annual conference for the Popular Culture Association of the
South/American Culture Association of the South (PCAS/ACAS)
October 5-7, 2006
PCAS/ACAS will hold its annual meeting and conference this fall in
Savannah, GA at the Marriot Savannah Riverfront Hotel. The PCAS/ACAS
invites proposals for papers, discussion panels, performances, and
presentations on topics related to Popular or American Culture.
Topics might include (but are in no means limited to): food and
Foucault, Lost and literature, television and travel, comic books and
Erskine Caldwell, science fiction and spy thrillers, gravestones and
gender studies, Episcopalians and Faberge Eggs, fast food and phallic
architecture, collectibles and country music, Shakespeare and salt
shakers, Buffy and Bush, Mark Twain and movies, Southern culture and
superheroes, the Inklings and the Internet, or musicals and mythology.
In short, we welcome proposals on everything from Andrew Marvell to
Papers are limited to a maximum reading time of 20 minutes. Send
proposal title, abstract, and requests for audio-visual equipment
(overhead, VHS/DVD/VCR, or carousel slide projector ONLY) to the Program
Chairs (John, Sarah, and Hugh Davis) c/o:
Hugh H. Davis
Saint Mary's School
900 Hillsborough St.
Raleigh, NC 27603
Submissions may be electronic. Deadline for proposals is May 26, 2006.
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