CFP: Popular Culture Assn./American Culture Assn. Annual Conference

Popular Culture Association & American Culture Association (PCA/ACA)

Fashion, Style, Appearance, Consumption & Design

April 1 – 4, 2015 National Conference – New Orleans, LA 

Fashion, Style, Appearance, Consumption & Design is concerned with all areas and aspects of style, fashion, clothing, design, and related trends, as well as appearances and consumption using and/or including

  • historical sources
  • manufacturing,
  • aesthetics
  • marketing
  • branding
  • merchandising
  • retailing
  • psychological/ sociological aspects of dress
  • body image
  • cultural identities
  • any areas relating to purchasing, shopping, and the methods consumers construct identity.

 The deadline for online abstract proposal of papers will be November 1, 2014.

Submissions can only be submitted via the site Select a Subject Area, enter your proposal’s title and input a clearly defined abstract of your scholarship of no more than 250 words and a short 50-word bio (please review in the database your name, university, abstract title and abstract for spelling & grammar). Submit only one proposal to one area.

Papers from all methods and disciplines are welcome! Innovative and new research, scholarship and creative works in the areas of fashion, design, the body and consumerism are encouraged!

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