The Transatlantic Writer: Edith Wharton, Text, and Travel
The Edith Wharton Society invites papers that engage with this year's South Atlantic Modern Language Association conference theme: "Text as Memoir: Tales of Travel, Immigration, and Exile." We welcome a range of responses to this topic, including examinations of her travel writings, other non-fiction, fiction, and poetry.
Please send your 300-500 word abstract and a one-page CV as email attachments by 12 May 2012 to Mary Carney at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 2012 SAMLA Convention will be held in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, November 9-11, 2012.