Wednesday, September 18, 2013


Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference
Honolulu, HI
May 23-24, 2014
Chaminade University of Honolulu


We are pleased to invite panel and/or individual paper proposals for the 7th 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 February 15, 2014. Direct abstracts and proposals to Cheryl Edelson at  OceanicPCA@gmail.com
Possible topics for panels and individual papers include, but are not limited to, the following areas:
Oceanic/Pacific Culture and Literature
Japanese Popular Culture
Film Studies
Hawai‘i and the American West
Adaptation
Television Studies
African-American Studies
Poetry and Poetics
Exotica/Hawaiiana
Children’s/Young Adult Popular Literature
Religion and Popular Culture
Philosophy and Popular Culture
Indigenous Literatures
Surf Culture