Fashion, Style, Appearance, Consumption & Design is concerned with all areas and aspects of style, fashion, clothing, design, and related trends, as well as appearances and consumption using and/or including: historical sources, manufacturing, aesthetics, marketing, branding, merchandising, retailing, psychological/ sociological aspects of dress, body image, and cultural identities, in addition to any areas relating to purchasing, shopping, and the methods consumers construct identity.
Papers from all methods and disciplines are welcome! Innovative and new research, scholarship and creative works in the areas of fashion, design, the body and consumerism are encouraged!
Please email a short 50-word bio with contact information and an abstract of no more than 250 words of your proposal paper by December 15 to:
Joseph H. Hancock, PhD at firstname.lastname@example.org
Alphonso McClendon at email@example.com
Joseph H. Hancock, II, PhD.
Mr. Alphonso McClendon
Westphal College of Media Arts and Design
3141 Chestnut Street
Nesbitt Hall Suite 600
33rd and Market Streets
Philadelphia , PA. 19104
For more information about the Popular Culture/American Culture Association National Conference, please visit: http://www.pcaaca.org/conference/national.php