CFP The Gothic in Literature, Film and Culture

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The Gothic in Literature, Film and Culture
NATIONAL POPULAR & AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATIONS 2012 JOINT CONFERENCE

Contact: louis.palmer@castleton.edu

CFP: The Gothic in Literature, Film and Culture (12/15/11; National PCA/ACA Conference, pills 4/11/12-4/14/12)

NATIONAL POPULAR & AMERICAN CULTURE
ASSOCIATIONS 2012 JOINT CONFERENCE

April 11-April 14, 2012
The Conference will be held at the
Copley Marriott Hotel
Boston, MA

1 (800) HOTELS-1 ( 800 468-3571 )
Wednesday, April 11 – Saturday, April 14, 2012

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: DECEMBER 15, 2011

We welcome papers and presentations on any aspect of the Gothic in film, literature, or other forms of cultural expression. All critical approaches are welcome.

You can propose an individual paper or a panel session of three or four presenters. Graduate students are especially encouraged to submit papers or panels.

Individual papers will be grouped into sessions based on historical, thematic, disciplinary or critical affinities. Participants will be asked to serve as session chairs. Sessions are scheduled in one-and-a-half hour slots, ideally with four papers or speakers per session, so individual papers should be limited to a length of approximately 15 minutes.

Submit a one-page (250-500 word) proposal or abstract
(via regular mail, fax, or email) complete with your name, ?affiliation, and contact information by December 15, 2011, to:

Louis H. Palmer, III
English Dept.
6 Alumni Drive
Castleton State College
Castleton, VT 05735
Louis.palmer@castleton.edu

w(802) 468-1341
fax (802) 468-6045
h(518) 639-8593

All presenters must be (or become) members of the PCA or ACA and must ?register for the conference. Membership and registration forms will be ?sent upon presentation acceptance. Paper acceptance obligates participants ?to present the paper at the conference, and multiple submissions to ?different areas are not allowed. Please note that you must be present at ?the conference to read your own paper. For more information on the PCA/ACA, please go to: http://www.h-net.org/~pcaaca OR www.pcaaca.org.

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