The Northeast Popular/American Culture Association (NEPCA) will hold its annual conference on October 31-November 1 on the campus of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, North Dartmouth, MA.
The Visual Culture and Digital Media area of NEPCA seeks paper and panel proposals on any appropriate topic including, but certainly NOT limited to:
The approaching demise of analog television
Social networking sites
Second Life, RPGs, and other virtual environments
Amateur videos and mash-ups on the Internet
Kindle and other e-book matters
Ethical, moral, or legal dimensions of technology
Cellphones and cellphone photography
Blogs, wikis, LiveJournal
Digital media and pedagogy
Any topic related to either visual culture or digital media is welcome!
The deadline for proposals is June 15, 2008. Email proposals of between 250 and 500 words to the 2008 Program Chair Carol-Ann Farkas: firstname.lastname@example.org and area chair Sue Clerc: email@example.com
You can learn more about NEPCA by visiting its Website at: http://users.wpi.edu/~jphanlan/NEPCA.html There are also guidelines for paper proposals and presentations on that site.
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