CFP: [Graduate] Conference on Literature and the Humanities in Arkansas

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Alexander Charles Oliver Hall
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The English Department and the Graduate Students in English (GSE) at the
University of Arkansas invite paper submissions for presentation at a
co-sponsored graduate student conference to be held at the U of A on
Friday, March 27th and Saturday, March 28th, 2009. Submissions from
in-state scholars may be on any topic in the humanities, while submissions
from out-of-state should focus on aspects of Arkansas literature and
culture, broadly defined. The conference will feature plenary sessions
each day, with lectures by Professors Terrence T. Tucker and M. Keith
Booker. The 2009 Conference on Literature and the Humanities in Arkansas
comes in advance of a new academic journalâ€"the Arkansas Literary
Reviewâ€"which will be based at the University of Arkansas, and headed up by
students and faculty in the English Department. Abstracts of papers for
submission to the conference should be 300 words or less, should be
accompanied by a brief curriculum vitæ, and should be sent as Microsoft
Word attachments to or The deadline for
submissions is March 6th, 2009.

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