The Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association (MPCA/ACA) is a regional branch of the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association.
MPCA/ACA seeks proposals for papers and panels both on Western animation and on anime for its 2018 Conference, to be held Thursday-Sunday, 4-7 October 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Indianapolis in Indianapolis, IN.
As animation and anime all kinds of storytelling are covered and topics may include, but are not limited to, the following suggestions:
The deadline for individuals to submit papers, abstracts, and proposals to the submission website is April 30, 2018.
The submissions can be sent directly via the MPCA submissions site.
Graduate students are invited to apply for one of the MPCA/ACA’s competitively awarded travel grants. Information regarding membership and registration fees can be found here as well as the FAQ section.