CFP: American Representations of the ME and N Africa

CFP: American Representations of the ME and N Africa

AMERICAN REPRESENTATIONS OF THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA

2014 Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference

Friday-Sunday, October 3-5, 2014

Indianapolis, IN

JW Marriott Indianapolis

 Deadline: April 30, 2014

Submissions.mpcaaca.org

Topics can include–but are certainly not limited to–any historical or contemporary representation of the Middle East in American popular culture, including sermons, songs, plays, paintings, travel accounts, memoirs, novels, movies, and the media.           

Please upload a 250 word abstract on any aspect of culture treating American Representations of the Middle East and North Africa to the Middle Eastern Culture area, http://submissions.mpcaaca.org/.

Any questions? Please email Stacy E. Holden at sholden@purdue.edu.

More information about the conference can be found at http://www.mpcaaca.org/

Please note the availability of graduate student travel grants: http://mpcaaca.org/conference/travel-grants/.

Please include name, affiliation, and e-mail address with the 250 word abstract. Also, please indicate in your submission whether your presentation will require an LCD Projector.