UPDATE: [General] Mississippi Philological Association
CFP: Mississippi Philological Association
The Mississippi Philological Association invites submissions of poetry,
fiction, and literary or pedagogical essays for this yearâ€™s literary
conference of the Mississippi Philological Association to be held at
Mississippi College in Clinton (a few miles west of Jackson) on January
25-6th, 2008. MPA welcomes scholars not only from Mississippiâ€™s
universities but also from the region. Literary essays should be in MLA
format and should anticipate reading times of 18-20 minutes. Submissions
are due by November 1. Abstracts are acceptable from professors, full
drafts are necessary for graduate students.
The conference will feature a dinner and keynote address by Benjamin F.
Fisher IV, a noted Poe scholar, on Friday night.
Selected essays, poems and short fiction will be published in POMPA, the
Publications of the Mississippi Philological Association.
For further information, e-mail the conferenceâ€™s host,
James Potts: potts_at_mc.edu
Send your submissions to:
Department of English
Clinton, MS 39058
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