CFP: Globalization and Popular Culture (Midwest Popular Culture Association)

Globalization and Popular Culture Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Conference Oct. 1-3, 2010 Minneapolis, MN Submission Deadline: April 30, 2010 The Globalization area of the Midwest PCA/ACA invites papers/panels with theoretical, critical and empirical approaches to the study of…

Megaslumming Book Launch/Panel Discussion

A few days ago I attended the launch party for Megaslumming: A Journey Through Sub-Saharan Africa’s Largest Shantytown by Adam W. Parsons (you can download a free PDF of the book here). The author spent some time in Kibera as…