Carson McCullers Annual Outstanding Conference Paper Award

deadline for submissions: 
May 1, 2019
full name / name of organization: 
Carson McCullers Society

The Carson McCullers Society is pleased to invite submissions for its annual prize for Outstanding Conference Paper. This award recognizes the best entry for a scholarly essay on the life and work of Carson McCullers presented at a conference the previous year. Entrants should provide evidence that the paper was presented at a national, regional, or international academic conference during 2018 (January to December) and that the winner is eligible for the award as an active member of the Society. See the Society’s website at https://carsonmccullerssociety.wordpress.com for membership information. Submissions for this blind-judged competition are welcome from all levels of scholars and bear a $100 honorarium and recognition by the Society for the best entry.  Please send submissions to Carson McCullers Society President Isadora Wagner (isadora.wagner@westpoint.edu) by Wednesday, May 1, 2019. The winner will be announced in early June.