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2016 PAMLA Conference Hotel Information

2016 PAMLA Conference Hotel Information

The 2016 PAMLA Conference will be held entirely at the Westin Pasadena, in sunny Pasadena, California. We’ve worked out a wonderful PAMLA rate, but rooms may run out. So, please make your hotel reservations soon, and please be sure to cancel your reservations early, should you not be able to attend.

Westin Pasadena
191 N Los Robles Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101
(626) 792-2727

CFP: Special Issue of Pacific Coast Philology

Pacific Coast Philology Call for Submissions

“Post-Family Studies”

CFP & Online Proposal Submission Form

We are proud that our CFP page and Online Paper Proposal system is now up online. You may propose a paper to one of our more than 120 approved 2016 PAMLA Conference sessions:

PAMLA CFP and Online Proposal Submission Page

PAMLA 2016 Membership Open

The 2016 PAMLA Membership System is Up and Ready for You

CFP: “This Land Is Our Land”: Chinese Pluralities Through the Americas


An International Conference of the Chinese Historical Society of America

“This Land Is Our Land”: Chinese Pluralities Through the Americas

Conference Dates: October 6–8, 2017

Location: Hilton San Francisco
750 Kearny Street (Financial District)
San Francisco, CA 94108

CFP: Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference, Honolulu, HI (May 27-28, 2016)

Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference
Honolulu, HI
May 27-28, 2016
Chaminade University of Honolulu
We are pleased to invite panel and/or individual paper proposals for the 8th Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference. All topics and proposals are welcome, particularly those treating cultural production within and/or about the Oceanic region.

PAMLA 2015 Conference Room and AV Information

2015 PAMLA Conference Room and AV Information

The full 2015 PAMLA Conference schedule, with all rooms assigned, is now available online:

If you could check to see where your session or sessions are, that would be a great help. Also, if you could plan ahead when it comes to AV for your session, and perhaps come up with an alternative to AV, just in case of problems, that would be a great help as well.

2015 PAMLA Conference Forum: “Blur and Focus; Musicality in Film and Poetry"

This year’s PAMLA Conference Forum, to be held on Saturday, November 7, in the Hilton Portland’s Parlors room (on the Ballroom Level), from 5:20-7 pm, will feature, together on stage for the first time, two of the Pacific region’s most influential intellectual and creative figures, Fred Moten and David James. The Forum, entitled “Blur and Focus; Musicality in Film and Poetry,” will range from classic film musicals to Woodstock, and from Stokely Carmichael to contemporary opera.