Location: Indiana, United States
Call for Papers Date: 2014-04-30 (in 16 days)
Date Submitted: 2014-03-18
Announcement ID: 212316
Topics include any aspect of Joss Whedon’s television and web texts (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, Firefly, Serenity, Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog, Dollhouse, Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D); his films (Serenity, The Cabin in the Woods, Marvel’s The Avengers, Much Ado About Nothing); his comics (e.g. Fray, Astonishing X-Men, Runaways, Sugarshock!, Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season Eight and Season Nine); or any element of the work of Whedon and his collaborators. Additionally, a proposal may address paratexts, fandoms, or Whedon’s extracurricular—political and activist—activities, such as his involvement with Equality Now. We invite presentations from the perspective of any discipline: literature, history, communications, film and television studies, women’s studies, religion, linguistics, music, cultural studies, and others.
Please upload 250 word abstract or panel proposal on any aspect of Whedon Studies to the Whedon Studies area: http://submissions.mpcaaca.org/
Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association Annual Conference
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