The 41st annual louisville conference on literature and culture since 1900
February 21,22 and 23 2013 University of Louisville Louisville KY.
Call for Papers
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The 41st annual Louisville Conference on Literature & Culture since 1900 will be held at the University of Louisville, February 21-23, 2013. Critical papers may be submitted on any topic that addresses literary works published since 1900, and/or their relationship with other Arts and disciplines (film, journalism, opera, music, pop culture, painting, architecture, law, etc).
Work by creative writers is also welcome.
Submissions may be in English, French, German, Italian or Spanish. Submissions will be accepted if received by 11:59 P.M. EST September 15, 2012.
Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with two attachments in pdf, rtf or doc format. The first attachment is to consist of a 300-word abstract (double-spaced and titled) omitting all references to the submitter. The second attachment is to contain a cover page (see details below). Previously presented or published papers are not eligible.
All submitters will receive a confirmation of receipt email from the conference within 5 business days of receipt of their submissions.
Accepted submitters will receive notification via email in early December.
Panels pre-organized by participants are welcome. Panel proposals are to be emailed to email@example.com with two attachments in pdf, rft or doc format. The first attachment is to include: (a) copy of each abstract, (b) rationale for grouping papers including a suggested title for the panel, and (c) name, address, email address and phone number of panel organizer and/or panel chair. The second attachment is to contain a cover sheet for each participant. Panel presentation (ideally 3 papers) is not to exceed 90 minutes. Please submit all panel abstracts together within the same email.
Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with two attachments in pdf, rtf, or word format. The first attachment is to contain poetry or short fiction/nonfiction selections suitable for 20-minute reading. The second attachment should contain a cover page. Submitter's name to appear on the cover page only (see details below). Creative submissions may be published or unpublished works. Manuscripts cannot be returned. Creative panels are not accepted.
Submitters may submit both a critical paper and a creative work, not to exceed one entry in each category, sent together as separate attachments in the same email.
Submitter's cover page to include:
are welcome. Society panel organizers should email proposals to Danielle Day, Conference Director email@example.com. Please include information requested above together with the name, address, email address, academic affiliation (if any) of the panel organizer, and the suggested title for the panel (as it will appear in the program).
Submitters as well as guests are encouraged to chair a session. Please submit a brief CV specifying your area(s) of interest.
Regular $120 Grad student $ 65 Section chair $ 40 Guest (per day) $ 15 Presenters, chairs and guests must remit fees by January 30, 2012.
Email all submissions to: firstname.lastname@example.org Inquiries should be emailed to: email@example.com