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The SW/TX PCA/ACA is the premier regional conference promoting the study of popular and American culture. Our reputation for presenting an outstanding conference venue includes the following:

Pre-Conference Benefits

  • Experienced, professional SW/TX staff ready to answer all of your pre-conference questions
  • Secure, online, credit card registration that features an immediate conference registration receipt. No waiting, no hassle.
  • Outstanding conference hotel, the Hyatt Regency in downtown, Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • Conference program posted on the SW/TX web site one month in advance of the conference

Conference Benefits

  • Special SW/TX conference tote bag and official name tag—including “express” conference check in
  • Redesigned and improved conference printed program, making it easy to find quickly the important panel presentations
  • “Fire and Ice” welcoming reception hosted by the Hyatt Regency Hotel. [Did we say “free” adult beverages?]
  • Free admission to special film screenings and special panel workshops
  • Unlimited access to all sessions—includes special guests
  • WiFi access throughout all conference areas—the SW/TX is laptop friendly
  • All presentation rooms are equipped with DVD/VCR combos and LCD projectors [including widescreen projection screen with stereo speakers] ready to hook into your laptop
  • Daily coffee breaks with a variety of bottled waters and sodas
  • Admission to the book vendor areas and displays with many offers at discounted prices
  • Special cocktail “meet and greet” evening reception honoring our graduate student award winners
  • Special keynote speaker (TBA) luncheon—the most popular gathering of the conference
  • Special guided tours of Albuquerque arranged by the Albuquerque Visitor and Convention Bureau
  • Low cost day trips to Santa Fe and the surrounding natural wonders of New Mexico

More amenities could be added, but why not join us and discover for yourself these benefits and more while attending the 2008 SW/TX PCA/ACA Conference? We will be there, will you?


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