Proposals are now being accepted for papers on any aspect of comics (comic strips, comics books, graphic novels, panel cartoons, etc.) featuring medieval themes for inclusion at a panel and roundtable to be sponsored by the Arthurian Legends Area, the Comics Area, and the Medieval Popular Culture Area of the Popular Culture Association for the 36th Annual Meeting of the Popular Culture Association at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis Hotel, Atlanta, Georgia, from April 12 - 16, 2006. Please address all inquiries and proposals to Michael A. Torregrossa at either the mailing address or the e-mail address provided below.
A select list of potential topics and a bibliographic guide to medieval comics appears as part of The Medieval Comics Project (web address follows). Submissions are also be considered for inclusion in an essay collection on medieval comics.
Completed papers should be delivered in 15-20 minutes. Please submit abstracts of 250 words maximum to panel organizer by 15 July 2005. I will forward them to the respective area chairs.
Membership in the PCA is required for participation; details will be sent from the area chair with letters of acceptance.
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