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1st Annual SEACS Conference

Feb 7-8, 2020

UNC Charlotte, Center City, Charlotte,

The Southeastern Association of Cultural Studies invites paper proposals related

to any aspect of literary, cultural, media, film and communication studies.
Presentations on pedagogy, semiotics, linguistics, and literary and cultural theory
are also welcome. For more information, please visit

Paper proposals must include a 250-300 word abstract in English as well as the
name, rank, and affiliation of the presenter. Proposals from undergraduates must
be accompanied by a brief note of support from a faculty sponsor. Panel
proposals must include a 250-500 word letter of justification along with the
session title; a 250-500 word abstract in English for each proposed paper; and
the names, email addresses, and institutional affiliation of all participants.

UPDATE: Please submit proposals by Wednesday, 4 December, 2019 to

the program coordinator for your area:

American / British Topics

Dr. Melissa Birkhofer
Lecturer, Department of English, Western Carolina University

Foreign / Comparative / Linguistics / Pedagogy Topics

Angela Jakeway
Senior Lecturer of German, UNC Charlotte

Presenters are encouraged to submit their work to Convergences, SEACS’s

peer-reviewed journal, for consideration.