Thursday, October 31, 2019

CFP for OPCA Conference 2020


Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference
Honolulu, HI
May 22-23, 2020
Chaminade University of Honolulu


We are pleased to invite panel and/or individual paper proposals for the Tenth Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference. All topics and proposals are welcome, particularly those treating cultural productions within and/or about the Oceanic region.

Abstracts/Proposals for individual papers or 3-4 paper panels are due January 31, 2020. Direct abstracts and proposals should be emailed to OceanicPCA@gmail.com

Possible topics for panels and individual papers include but are not limited to the following areas:

Oceanic/Pacific Culture and Literature
Indigenous Literatures and Cultures
Popular Culture in the Classroom
Asian Popular Culture (including J-Pop and K-Pop)
Digital Humanities
Film, Television, and other Cinema Studies
Adaptation
African-American Studies
Poetry and Poetics
Exotica/Hawaiiana
Children’s/Young Adult Popular Literature
Religion and Popular Culture
Philosophy and Popular Culture
Hawai‘i Television Reboots: Hawaii Five-0 and Magnum P.I.
Surf Studies and Cultures