POP-UP Academic Conference on Popular Culture

Country: USA

City: Houston

Abstr. due: 31.08.2019

Dates: 11.10.19 — 11.10.19

Area Of Sciences: Arts; Cultural science;

Organizing comittee e-mail: Rhonda.JacksonJoseph@lonestar.edu

Organizers: Lone Star College University Park English Department


The POP-UP academic conference is a one-day, multidisciplinary gathering of academics whose scholarly research interests include various aspects of global popular culture and the larger conversations surrounding these aspects. Interdisciplinary approaches are also welcome.


The POP-UP academic conference is seeking 10 and 15 minute long individual presentations and 45 minute long panel presentations on popular culture and how the aspects examined affect the broader culture we live in.

Please provide the following in your submission (for panel presentations, please submit all requested information for each panel member):

  • 300 word abstract
  • Preliminary bibliography
  • 50-word biography (should reflect academic credentials)
  • Indication of independent scholar or institution affiliation
  • Indication of undergraduate student, and if so, name of college attending

Conference Web-Site: https://call-for-papers.sas.upenn.edu/cfp/2019/05/30/pop-up-academic-conference-on-popular-culture-hosted-by-lone-star-college-university