CFP: African-American Literature (11/1/05; CEA, 4/6/06-4/8/06)

full name / name of organization: 
Shelia Collins
contact email:

College English Association National Conference
April 6-8, 2006
San Antonio, Texas

We invite papers and panel proposals on African-American literature for the
37th annual meeting of CEA. The general conference theme is “Regions.”
Proposals that offer new and inventive readings on African-American
literature will be considered. Please interpret the conference theme

Possible directions for papers and panels in African-American literature:
Geographical Regions
Political Regions
Regional Biases
Regional Identity
Regions and African-American community formation
Regions and the Black church
Regional Impact on
Race Relations

Submit abstracts of no more than 500 words by November 1, 2005.

We prefer submissions via our new online submission webpage:

Submissions will also be accepted via email, fax, or post. If you email a
proposal, please paste it into the body of the email message, rather than
attaching a separate file.

Proposals should include the following information:
Institutional affiliation (if applicable)
Mailing address (including zip code)
Phone number
Email address
Title for the proposed presentation/and or panel title
Abstract of no more than 500 words
A-V needs, if any
Special needs, if any

Queries for the AFRICAN-AMERICAN LTERATURE special panels should be directed

Shelia Collins
Department of English
Texas Tech University
P.O. Box 43091
Lubbock, Texas 79409-3091
Phone: (806) 288-5221 ext. 231
Fax: (806) 742-0989

For more information about CEA, the general conference theme, or other
special sessions, please consults the CEA website

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