Call for Papers: Theatre Studies
2009 Southwest/Texas Popular Culture/American Culture Association
30th Anniversary Conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico
February 24-28 2009
This year marks our milestone 30th Anniversary! We will mark this accomplishment with our conference theme that celebrates our roots, “Reeling in the Years: 30 Years of Film, TV, and Popular Culture.” For this special theme, papers are particularly sought on aspects of film, TV, and popular culture of the last 30 years with an emphasis on the popular culture of 1979.
The 2009 SW/TX PCA/ACA Conference will be held in Albuquerque, New Mexico at the Hyatt Regency downtown.
•Priority Submission and Registration: Nov. 15, 2008.
•Final Submission Deadline: Dec. 1, 2008.
•Conference Registration: Dec. 31, 2008 (all participants must be registered by this date!).
Further details regarding the conference (listing of all areas, hotel, registration, tours, etc.) can be found at http://swtxpca.org
Proposals are now being accepted for the Theatre Studies Area. Listed below are some suggestions for possible presentations, but topics not included here are also welcome.
•Following the 30th Anniversary Theme within Theatre
•The Use of Disproportion and Set Design
•Food and Theatre
•The Theatrical Female Representation by Male Playwrights
•Interculturalism and Theatre
•Arguments in Post Modernistic Theatre
•Papers Who’s Subject Focus on Henrik Ibsen and/or Harold Pinter
•Please do not feel limited by these specific topics.
•General Theatre submissions will be reviewed.
Inquiries regarding this area and/or abstracts of 250 words may be sent to Dallas Jeffers-Pollei at the email or physical addresses below by December 1st 2008 EXTENDED. Please include a current curriculum vitae and a working bibliography with your paper.
Professor of Humanities & Theatre
Eastern New Mexico University Roswell
PO Box 6000
Roswell, NM 88202-6000
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