|Jesse the K (jesse_the_k) wrote in access_fandom,|
@ 2011-04-04 06:17 pm UTC
|Entry tags:||acafan, cfp, conventions|
Call for Papers
DISABILITY & POPULAR CULTURE
Midwest Popular Culture Association (MPCA)
October 14-16, 2011
Hilton Milwaukee City Center
Deadline for Paper Submissions: April 30, 2011
The Disability & Popular Culture area of the MPCA invites proposals (or abstracts) for papers on any aspect of the intersection of disability and popular culture. All topics, approaches, and perspectives related to disability and popular culture are welcome. Interdisciplinary perspectives are encouraged, as are discussions of new directions in disability studies and popular culture studies.
Proposals should be 250-300 words in length, and must be received by April 30, 2010.
More information available here:
They do have travel grants for graduate
students, more at
Proposals and inquiries should be sent by e-mail to the Disability & Popular Culture area chair