Monday, July 6, 2015

2016 Conference Announcement and Call for Papers

Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference
Honolulu, HI
May 27-28, 2016
Chaminade University of Honolulu



We are pleased to invite panel and/or individual paper proposals for the 8th Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference. All topics and proposals are welcome, particularly those treating cultural production within and/or about the Oceanic region.

Abstracts and Proposals for individual papers or 3-4 paper panels are due November 15, 2015. 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
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