full name / name of organization:
The Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society will hold its VIII
in Harrodsburg and Springfield (Saint Catharine College),
Kentucky--April 22-24, 2006. The conference headquarters
(site of the
opening banquet, keynote session, and annual business
meeting) is the
lovely and legendary Beaumont Inn, in historic Harrodsburg.
paper sessions will be held at Saint Catharine College, just
Springfield, Roberts' hometown.
The conference directors welcome papers on any aspect of
Roberts' life and work. Papers may also deal intertextually
& other writers, Roberts in the context of the Southern
Roberts viewed from regional & historical perspectives,
Modernism, stylistic studies, etc. We also welcome first-
response papers, essays of discovery and celebration from
new readers of
Roberts. Papers should be no more than 8 pages (15 minutes
presentation). Titles and Abstracts are due January 15, 2006.
-----Mail or e-mail title and abstract to Nicole Camastra,
Chair, Department of English, University of Georgia, 254
Athens, Georgia 30602 <njc_at_uga.edu>
Please send copy also to the Associate Program Chairs,
and Goretti Vianney-Benca, Department of English, SUNY-New
Paltz, NY 12561 <sapling 805_at_yahoo.com> & <vianneyg_at_aol.com>
-----Direct all other conference inquiries (registration,
special events, etc.) to the Conference Co-Directors William
Boyle & H.
R. Stoneback, English Dept., SUNY-New Paltz, New Paltz, NY
<boyle711_at_newpaltz.edu> & <Stoney_Sparrow_at_webtv.net> If you
are on the
EMR Society mail or e-mail list you will receive conference
materials and lodging information by Feb. 1, 2006.
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or write Jennifer Higginbotham: higginbj_at_english.upenn.edu
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