CFP: Willa Cather at the ALA, May 27-30, 2010, San Francisco

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Willa Cather Foundation
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The Willa Cather Foundation is now seeking 20-minute papers for presentation in two panels devoted specifically to Cather scholarship at the American Literature Association meeting in San Francisco, May 27-30, 2010.

Topics: We seek the best and most innovative of ongoing Cather scholarship, and all topics and approaches are welcomed.

Contact: Please send abstracts or proposals (preferably electronically) of 300-500 words to John Swift (, ECLS Department, Occidental College, Los Angeles CA 90041 (phone 323 259 2804).

Deadline for proposals to be considered for these sessions: Monday, January 4, 2010 (but they are welcome at any earlier time).

General Conference Information: The American Literature Association's 21st annual conference will meet at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco in Embarcadero Center on May 27-30, 2010 (Thursday through Sunday of Memorial Day weekend). For further information, please consult the ALA website at