XII ANNUAL ELIZABETH MADOX ROBERTS CONFERENCE, 4/24-4/26, 2010 HARRODSBURG & SPRINGFIELD, KY

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Elizabeth Madox Roberts Society
contact email: 
shakespe@bc.edu

XII ANNUAL ELIZABETH MADOX ROBERTS CONFERENCE
April 24-26, 2010
Harrodsburg and Springfield, Kentucky

The XII Annual Elizabeth Madox Roberts Conference will be held April 24-26, 2010, at St. Catharine College (Springfield, Kentucky) and the Beaumont Inn (Harrodsburg, Kentucky).

Conference directors welcome papers on any aspect of Elizabeth Madox Roberts' life and work. Papers may deal intertextually with Roberts and other writers; Roberts in the context of the Southern Renascence; Roberts and Southern History; Roberts and Modernism; Roberts and Regionalism; Roberts and Architecture; etc . First time reader response papers, or essays of discovery and celebration from readers new to Roberts are also strongly encouraged.

Titles and 250 word abstracts are due January 15, 2010. Papers should be no more than 15 minutes in oral presentation. Academic paper sessions will be held at St. Catharine College, Springfield, KY. The conference headquarters is the lovely and legendary Beaumont Inn, Harrodsburg.

Email title and abstract to the Program Chair:

Alex Shakespeare (Boston College), at shakespe@bc.edu

CONFERENCE COMMITTEE:
Brad McDuffie (Nyack College) bigtwoheartedriver@earthlink.net
Amanda Boyle (SUNY-New Paltz) boyle687@newpaltz.edu

Direct all other conference inquiries to the Conference Director, H.R. Stoneback, (Department. of English, SUNY New Paltz) stonebah@newpaltz.edu.

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