Mississippi Philological Association Meeting and Conference

deadline for submissions: 
December 5, 2017
full name / name of organization: 
Mississippi Philological Association
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Mississippi Philological Association Meeting and Conference

March 2-3, 2018

Jackson State University

Jackson, Mississippi

 

Call for Papers

 

The Mississippi Philological Association (MPA) invites submissions of critical or pedagogical papers and creative works for the annual association meeting and conference to be held March 2-3, 2018, at the Mississppi eCenter campus at Jackson State University in Jackson, Mississippi. The conference is hosted by the Department of English, Foreign Languages, and Speech Communication, the Department of History and Philosophy, and the College of Liberal Arts at Jackson State University.

Conference presentations should be limited to a reading time of fifteen minutes each. Proposals for panels of three or four related presentations are also welcomed and encouraged. The MPA annual conference welcomes emerging and established scholars and graduate and undergraduate student submissions from Mississippi and surrounding states.

Using the form below, submit a 150-200 word abstract for a scholarly paper or titles and brief descriptions of your creative work(s) by email to mpa2018jsu@gmail.com by December 5, 2017. In addition, please indicate any A/V requirements for your presentation. Accepted speakers will be notified via email by January 5, 2018. If you have questions concerning submissions, contact Dr. Monica Flippin Wynn (Program Chair) at mpa2018jsu@gmail.com.

Complete conference registration, accommodations and travel information will be available on the MPA and JSU websites by December 5, 2017. The Friday evening conference banquet will feature wonderful entertainment and intellectual stimulation. 

Selected essays, poems, and short fiction will be published in POMPA, the Publications of the Mississippi Philological Association. For further information on POMPA, contactLorie Watkins at lorie.watkins@wmcarey.edu.

 


Mississippi Philological Association

Annual Meeting and Conference

March 2-3, 2018

Jackson State University

 

 

Abstract Submission Form

Abstract Deadline: December 5, 2017

 

Paper Title/Panel Title:

 

Presenter Title/Affiliation:

(If you are proposing a panel, please include the names and titles and affiliations of all participants.)

 

E-mail address:

(If you are proposing a panel, please include the email address for each panel participant.)

 

Mailing Address:

(If you are proposing a panel, please include the mailing address for each panel participant.)

 

Phone:

If you are proposing a panel, please include the phone number for each panel participant.)

 

A/V Requirements:

 

 

Would you be willing to serve as a moderator for a paper or panel presentation?

Yes     _____

No       _____

 

 

150-200 word abstract for critical/pedagogical paper or title(s) and brief description(s) of creative work(s):