CFP: [20th] Tolkien Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Chris Vaccaro
contact email: 
cvaccaro@uvm.edu

Call for Papers Extended deadline

Tolkien at the University of Vermont 2009, an academic conference
devoted to the works of J.R.R. Tolkien, will be held at the UVM in
Burlington, Vermont on Saturday, April 11th and Sunday, April 12th. The
keynote address will be delivered by Professor Jane Chance of Rice
University.

The conference organizers seek 20-minute papers on any topic related to
Tolkien or his texts, but the following topic will be given priority
consideration: sex and/or gender in Middle-earth or related to Tolkien’s
life or works.

Please send a one-page abstract electronically to Christopher Vaccaro at
cvaccaro_at_uvm.edu or by mail to James Williamson at 400 Old Mill,
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 0540 as early as possible. Please
include Tolkien 2009 in the subject line.

The extended deadline is February 30th, 2009. For further information,
contact the conference organizers.

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cfp categories: 
twentieth_century_and_beyond