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*CFP: Supernatural SWPACA (11/1/16; 2/15-18/2017) *
The Science Fiction and Fantasy Area chairs of the Southwest Popular /
American Culture Association (http://southwestpca.org) invite paper or
panel proposals on any topic related to the CW television series
*Supernatural*.



Join us for the 37th Annual Southwest Popular / American Culture
Association Conference, February 15-18, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency in
Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Proposal submission deadline: *November 1, 2016.*


Any and all topics will be considered, although we especially encourage
proposals on:

   - Narrative Structure
   - Genre conventions
   - Fandom/Fan culture
   - Representations of socioeconomic class, gender & sexuality, and race &
   ethnicity
   - Representations of myth, religion, and (urban) legend
   - Uses of violence
   - Music in the show
   - The series’ response to/engagement with metatextuality and/or fandom


Submit 250-word paper or 500 word panel proposals to the 2017 SWPACA
Presenter Database at http://conference2016.southwestpca.org. Choose the
area “Science Fiction & Fantasy – Supernatural (TV series).”



For questions: Erin Giannini, [log in to unmask]


*More about the SWPACA:*

Graduate students who present papers in the Area are eligible to apply for
the Richard Tuerk “Out of This World” Paper Award for Science Fiction and
Fantasy.  See http://southwestpca.org/conference/graduate-student-awards/

For more details on the conference, please visit the Southwest/Texas
Popular Culture/American Culture Association: http://southwestpca.org or
follow us on Facebook & Twitter at www.facebook.com/southwestpca or
@southwestpca <https://twitter.com/southwestpca>

Follow us on Facebook & Twitter: www.facebook.com/swtxsff and @swtxsffchairs
<http://www.twitter.com/>

SWPACA has launched a new journal, *Dialogue*: *The Interdisciplinary
Journal of Popular Culture and Pedagogy. *Please visit
http://journaldialogue.org

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