CFP: [American] Charles W. Chesnutt Sessions at ALA May 22-25, 2008

full name / name of organization: 
Susan Prothro Wright
contact email: 

The Charles Waddell Chesnutt Association is seeking papers to be
included in two Chesnutt sessions at the American Literature Association
Conference to be held from May 22-25, 2008 at Hyatt Regency San Francisco,
5 Embarcadero Center, San Francisco, CA 94111.

 We would like one session to focus on approaches to teaching Chesnutt's
short and/or long fiction (including the more recently published novels
-Evelyn's Husband and A Business Career).

The second session is open at this point: we will determine the topic
upon receipt of abstracts.

If your paper is included in the panel, you must become a member of the
Charles W. Chesnutt Association by March 1, 2008.

Please remit one to two page abstracts no later than January 15, 2008 to
both of the following:

Keith Byerman, Indiana
State University (


Susan Wright, Clark Atlanta
University ( via email by the January 15, 2008
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