Hi Everyone, Just a quick update. Registration fees for the conference have been set. Early bird registration will be $130 and normal registration will be $150. We will be using square for payment. Please let us know if we can help you with anything.
This year the FWPCA has a large list of potential topics that you all can submit. One new topic area is family and popular culture. We often consume popular culture with our families and watch popular culture that involves families. Many TV shows, movies, and songs touch upon the topic of family. One TV show… Continue reading Potential Paper Idea
We are taking a week off from posting information for our upcoming conference. Thank you for your understanding. We will be back next week with more interesting paper ideas.
One of the areas of popular culture that presenters can choose to present on at the FWPCA conference is film/television. A great new show on Netflix called “The Chair” talks about secondary education and the complexities that come with being in a department. We thought this might be an awesome opportunity for you all to… Continue reading Potential Panel Idea
As you may have seen in previous announcements our in-person conference option is going to be held in the new Hospitality college building on the University of Nevada Las Vegas campus. The Hospitality college offers rooms with updated technology for presenting and a beautiful space for us to share our ideas. Along with these amazing… Continue reading In-person option for the conference:
Thanks to Felicia Campbell the FWPCA has had 33 successful conferences that have expanded our knowledge of popular culture and created a truly amazing community of scholars. Last year we had a special keynote to honor the legacy she built for us. New to the conference or have been coming for years? Check out this… Continue reading What makes the FWPCA great?
Here is a short video going over how to submit. This is a short walkthrough of what the submission process looks like. Please reach out with any questions.
One of the coolest parts of our annual conferences is what we get to take away from them. This year’s conference is sure to bring new and exciting ideas to the table. Last conference we had some really awesome presentations on learning from popular culture. You can check out the video here: https://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/fwpca/33rdannual/twothree/1/Let us know what you… Continue reading Learning from Popular Culture
To apply for the conference, visit the FWPCA’s online portal. Click “Submit Event.” If you do not already have an account, you may be prompted to create one. If you already have one, you will go directly to the “Submit Research” page. In the appropriate fields, provide the requested information. There are three options for… Continue reading How to submit:
Hi All, We have finally secured a hotel for the FWPCA 34th conference. We have rooms reserved at The Hyatt Place Las Vegas Paradise. The hotel is about a 5-minute walk from the conference venue on the UNLV campus. It is about a 3-minute drive from the airport and about a 5-minute drive from the strip. You… Continue reading Host Hotel