Rhetoric, Composition & Popular Culture

All Proposals & Abstracts Must Be Submitted Through The PCA Database.
Please submit a proposal to only one area at a time. Exceptions and rules

CALL FOR PAPERS

RHETORIC, COMPOSITION AND POPULAR CULTURE

POPULAR CULTURE ASSOCIATION & AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATION
2018 JOINT NATIONAL CONFERENCE
Indianapolis, IN
Wednesday, March 28, 2018 – Saturday, March 31, 2018

For information on the PCA/ACA, please go to http://www.pcaaca.org
For conference information, please go to http://www.pcaaca.org/national-conference
DEADLINE: OCTOBER 1, 2017

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 2017 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 online 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 a paper individually, noting as part of the abstract that it is part of a panel and listing the names of their 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, please email jburg@svc.edu directly before submitting to the database.

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