CALL FOR PAPERS
William Gilmore Simms's Place in the Development of American Letters
September 27- 29, 2012
University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
Deadline for Abstracts (150-500 words): June 22, 2012
The University Libraries of the University of South Carolina and the William Gilmore Simms Society invite all interested scholars to a conference exploring the life and works of William Gilmore Simms (1806-1870), the antebellum South's most prolific writer and one of its best-known public intellectuals as novelist, poet, critic, and historian.