Conference Details

We cordially invite you to the 31st Annual Conference of FWPCA/ACA. We accept papers on all areas of Popular Culture worldwide as well as creative readings in all genres. The conference is held from February 21-23, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada, at Palace Station.

Please send proposals for individual submissions or panels to by January 12, 2020. Early submission is encouraged. For more information, visit

Keynote Speakers

H. Peter Steeves
Professor of Philosophy
Director of the DePaul Humanities Center
DePaul University


The conference activities will take place at Palace Station. The hotel has been recently remodeled, with modern, updated guest rooms. Palace Station offers a pool, complimentary shuttle service to/from the airport, a fitness center, several restaurants and gaming on site. Accommodations for attendees are available at a reduced rate. For more information, please visit this link for reduced rates for attendees.

Getting Around

Palace Station is very conveniently located in Las Vegas, close to the Strip, Downtown, and the McCarran International Airport. Attendees can use taxis, rideshare services or public transit to access the conference and airport.