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Each year, the PCA recognizes achievements in research, writing, and service to our profession. Find more information about our awards here.
 
ORGANIZATIONAL AWARDS:
Ray and Pat Browne Award for Contributions to the Popular Arts
Lynn Bartholome Eminent Scholar Award
The Association Award
Popular Culture Association Governing Board Award
Felicia Campbell and David Sokol Area Chair Awards
President’s Award
For more details, see our Organizational Awards page.
 
LITERARY, FILM, & ELECTRONIC AWARDS: 
Ray and Pat Browne Awards
John G. Cawelti Award for the Best Textbook/Primer
Emily Toth Award for the Best Single Work by One or More Authors
Susan Koppelman Award for the Best Anthology, Multi-Authored, or Edited book in Feminist Studies
John Leo and Dana Heller Award for Best Single Work, Anthology, Multi-Authored, or Edited Book in LGBTQ Studies.
Harry and Katrina Hazzard-Donald Award for Outstanding Work in African-American Popular Culture Studies
Peter C. Rollins and Susan W. Rollins Award for the Best Documentary Film
Allen Ellis Digital Research Award in Popular Culture
Kathy Merlock Jackson Dissertation Award
For more details, see our Literary, Film, & Electronic Awards page.
 
JOURNAL AWARDS:
The Journal of Popular Culture Awards:
Russel B. Nye Award for the Outstanding Article published in the Journal of Popular Culture
William E. Brigman Award for the Outstanding Graduate Student Paper presented at the National Conference
Journal of American Culture Awards:
Carl Bode Award for the Outstanding Article published in the Journal of American Culture
William M. Jones Award for the Outstanding Graduate Student Paper presented at the National Conference
For more details, see our Journal Awards page.
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