The Stephen Graham Jones Society CFP for the American Literature Association Conference

deadline for submissions: 
January 20, 2019
full name / name of organization: 
The Stephen Graham Jones Society

The Stephen Graham Jones Society is seeking contributors for an inaugural American Literature Association panel for the 2019 meeting comprised of established scholar's who have publication experience with recent or ongoing scholarship or teaching related to Jones' ever-expanding body of texts. Proposals that examine literary, philosophical, cultural, or historical aspects of Jones' fiction are especially welcomed. Please submit abstracts of 200-250 words, along with information on relevant publications and/or pedagogies to Billy J. Stratton bstratt4@du.edu and Rebecca Lush rlush@csusm.edu by January 20, 2019. The American Literature Association’s 30th annual conference will meet at the Westin Copley Place in Boston on May 23-26, 2019 (Thursday through Sunday of Memorial Day weekend).  For further information, please consult the ALA website atwww.americanliterature.org or for specific questions, contact the conference director and Executive Coordinator of the ALA, Professor Olivia Carr Edenfield, at  carr@georgiasouthern.edu or the Executive Director of the ALA, Professor Alfred Bendixen at ab23@princeton.edu.