The Festivals & Faires Area of the Popular Culture Association welcomes submissions on any festival or faireómodern or historical. Scholars of theatre / theater, drama, performance studies, American studies, European Studies, Ancient, Medieval, Renaissance, or Early Modern studies, as well as popular culture, religion, history, and non-western traditions are encouraged to apply. Since the conference is in San Antonio, TX, any papers relating to festivals and faires in the city or state are greatly appreciated. Other specific areas of interest for this yearís panels include, but are not limited to:
1. Burning Man
2. Contemporary American Renaissance Festivals & Faires, including performative panels
3. Festivals which reflect or relate to American culture, sub-culture, or counter-culture (broadly defined)
4. Festivals & Faires from outside of Europe and North America
5. Festival atmosphere and environment in non-traditional settings, i.e. conferences, work, school
Inquiries about possible papers or proposals for sessions are also welcomed and encouraged.
If your paper is accepted, you will receive an acceptance letter, registration information, the information youíll need to join the PCA/ACA, and the room reservation information.
Address a 250 word abstract or inquiries to:
Kimberly Tony Korol-Evans
Kimberly Tony Korol-Evans, Ph.D.
Joseph Smith Historic Site
P.O. Box 338
Nauvoo, IL 62354
301-412-9455 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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