Popular and American Culture Studies
Many Faces, Many Voices:
Intersecting Borders in Popular
and American Culture

Join us for the 36th Annual SWPACA Conference

February 11 - 14, 2015, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Registration and Travel and Hotel Options

Latest News

  • Call for Papers: Breaking Bad Essay Collection — Partner Announcement

    To be edited by: Matt Wanat, Ohio University, Lancaster, OH and Len Engel, CAS—1,  Quinnipiac University, Hamden, CT. Please submit a short proposal (1-2 pp.) by June 15, 2014 to: Matt Wanat, wanat@ohio.edu, OR Len Engel, len.engel@quinnipiac.edu.

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  • 2014 Peter C. Rollins Book Award Winners

    The SWPACA Executive Team and the Peter C. Rollins Book Award judging panel are pleased to announce that the Rollins Book Award has been expanded to recognize outstanding scholarship in multiple areas of popular and American culture. Traditionally, the Rollins Book Award has recognized manuscript-length work in the area of Film/Television Studies. The Rollins Award [...]

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  • Presenter Database Now Open

    The Southwest Popular/American Culture Association is pleased to announce that the presenter database is now open. Get your papers together and get ready to submit to present at the 2015 conference!

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  • Thank you for attending the 2014 meeting!

    The Southwest PCA Executive Team would like to thank all participants and guests who attended the 35th annual meeting of the Southwest Popular/American Culture Association, held in Albuquerque, New Mexico, February 19-22, 2014. We enjoyed meeting with you, hearing your presentations, and visiting with you at the various functions throughout the week; we hope that [...]

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  • Southwest PCA is now on Flickr!

    We are pleased to announce that we now have a Flickr account to share photos from the conference! Take a moment to head over to http://www.flickr.com/photos/southwestpca/ to view our photos. We will post photos from the conference, the keynotes and others! As of now, we have two sets: Keynote by Dr. Spencer Herrera and New Mexico [...]

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  • Launch of Dialogue the Interdisciplinary Journal Popular Culture and Pedagogy, Volume 1, Issue 1

    We are pleased to announce that Classics and Contemporary Popular Culture, Volume 1, Issue 1 of Dialogue the Interdisciplinary Journal Popular Culture and Pedagogy  is now live. Head on over to http://journaldialogue.org and have a look!

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