CFP for the Tex-ICS Institute for Comics Studies Conference

Dear All,
We would like to share with you all the CFP for the Tex-ICS Institute for Comics Studies Conference to be held in San Antonio, Texas on August 7-9 in conjunction with Texas Comicon.
Please share this CFP with anyone that may be interested in participating.
Submissions deadline: April 1
The Institute for Comics Studies
Calls for Papers, Presentations, and Participation
Tex-ICS 2015
The Texas Comicon Institute for Comics Studies Conference
100 to 200 word abstracts for papers, presentations, panels, and poster sessions taking a critical or historical perspective on comics (juxtaposed images in sequence) are being accepted for a meeting of scholars and professionals during the Texas Comicon, San Antonio, TX, August 7-9, 2015, San Antonio Shrine Auditorium, 901 N. Loop 1604 W, San Antonio, TX 78258
Submission deadline April 1, 2015
The Institute for Comics Studies is a non-profit organization that promotes the study, understanding, and cultural legitimacy of comics through building knowledge, communication, expertise, and support for the study of comics and sequential art.
We seek proposals from a broad range of disciplinary and theoretical perspectives and welcome the participation of academic and independent scholars.  We also encourage the involvement of professionals from all areas of the comics industry, including creators, editors, publishers, retailers,distributors, and journalists.
CSC Submission Site:
For more information:
Dr. Peter Coogan

Sam Cannon MA

Assistant Instructor
PhD Candidate

Co-organizer TexICS Comics Conference
University of Texas at Austin
Department of Spanish and Portuguese