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39th Annual Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Conference

Hyatt Regency Hotel and Conference Center
Albuquerque, New Mexico
February 7-10, 2018

Call For Papers!

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  • #SWPACA18 CFP Highlight: Eclectica

    Eclectica is the subject area for topics with no other home. Find more subject areas on our call for papers page as well! Help us grow #SWPACA18; share the call! **     Eclectica Eclectica: For Topics with No Other Home Jeff Clayton, PhD, Lee College, English, jclayton@lee.edu See more subject areas on our call for papers page!

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  • #SWPACA18 CFP Highlight: Teaching and the Profession

    Teaching and the Profession is full of great topics. Find the one that relates to you below, then review the expanded information for submitting your work. Find more subject areas on our call for papers page as well! Help us grow #SWPACA18; share the call! ** Teaching and the Profession Pedagogy and Popular Culture Kurt Depner, New Mexico [...]

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  • #SWPACA18 CFP Highlight: Science Fiction and Fantasy

    Science Fiction and Fantasy is full of great topics. Find the one that relates to you below, then review the expanded information for submitting your work. Find more subject areas on our call for papers page as well! Help us grow #SWPACA18; share the call! ** Science Fiction and Fantasy Apocalypse, Dystopia, and Disaster in Culture Shane Trayers, [...]

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  • #SWPACA18 CFP Highlight: Language and Literature

    Language and Literature is full of great topics. Find the one that relates to you below, then review the expanded information for submitting your work. Find more subject areas on our call for papers page as well! Help us grow #SWPACA18; share the call! ** Language and Literature Biography, Autobiography, Memoir, and Personal Narrative Melinda McBee, PhD, Collin [...]

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  • #SWPACA18 CFP Highlight: Identities and Cultures

    Identities and Cultures is full of great topics. Find the one that relates to you below, then review the expanded information for submitting your work. Find more subject areas on our call for papers page as well! Help us grow #SWPACA18; share the call! **

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  • #SWPACA18 CFP Highlight: Historic and Contemporary Cultures

    Historic and Contemporary Cultures is full of great topics. Find the one that relates to you below, then review the expanded information for submitting your work. Find more subject areas on our call for papers page as well! Help us grow #SWPACA18; share the call! **

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  • #SWPACA18 CFP Highlight: Film, Television, Music, and Visual Media

    Film, Television, Music, and Visual Media is full of great topics. Find the one that relates to you below, then review the expanded information for submitting your work. Find more subject areas on our call for papers page as well! Help us grow #SWPACA18; share the call! **

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  • Partner Announcement: Call for Abstracts — Yoga in Popular Culture (edited collection)

    Seeking contributors for an edited volume on yoga in popular culture. This book is envisioned as a cross-disciplinary collection of scholarly work on yoga, with essays that explore the ways that yoga has reflected and changed popular culture in the West. Yoga is experiencing its third “boom” in the United States. The first boom, at [...]

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  • SWPACA18 CFP Submission Dates

    The Southwest Popular/American Culture Association is pleased to announce that proposals for papers and panels will be accepted for the 39th annual SWPACA conference beginning August 1, 2017, and closing October 15. Watch our homepage, Facebook page, and Twitter account for updates!  

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  • SWPACA17 Award Recipient Photos

    The Southwest Popular/American Culture Association is pleased to share the following photos of our 2017 award recipients.

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  • SWPACA Film Series

    The Southwest Popular/American Culture Association (SWPACA) is pleased to announce the inaugural SWPACA Film Series. Join us Thursday, February 16 and Friday, February 17 Hyatt Regency Downtown Grand Pavilion I-II. For more information, download the PDF flyer.

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  • 2017 Breaking Bad Tour

    The Southwest Popular/American Culture Association (SWPACA) is pleased to announce that registration is open for the for the “2017 Breaking Bad Tour of Albuquerque,” to follow the 38th Annual SWPACA conference to be held in Albuquerque, New Mexico, February 15-18. The tour will be a guided driving tour of iconic “Breaking Bad” filming sites in [...]

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