CFP: Popular Culture Association conference, Chicago, 16-19 April 2014



National conference, Chicago, 16-19 April 2014

Proposals for both panels and individual papers are now being accepted for all aspects of Fan Culture and Theory, including, but not limited to, the following areas:

•Fan Fiction

•Fan/Creator interaction

•Race, Gender and Sexuality in Fandom

•Music Fandom

•Reality Television Fandom

•The Internet and Fandom

•Fan Communities

•Fan Media Production – icons, fanvids,  fan art and filk.

•Fans as Critics

•Fan videos

•Fan crafts

•Fan pilgrimages

•Sports Fandom


Please submit abstracts of 100-250 words with relevant audio/visual requests online.  Click here ( for instructions for doing so.

All Proposals & Abstracts Must Be Submitted Through The PCA Database. 
Please submit a proposal to only one area at a time.

Exceptions and rules

Panel proposals should include one abstract of 200 words describing the panel,
accompanied by the abstracts (250 words) of the individual papers that comprise the panel.  Graduate students are encouraged to submit proposals.

Please send all inquires to:

Katherine Larsen
The George Washington University
Ames Hall 223
2100 Foxhall Road NW
Washington D.C. 20007
(202) 242 5090



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