[UPDATE] Katherine Anne Porter Society at ALA, May 26-29, 2011, deadline January 21, 2011

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The Katherine Anne Porter Society will sponsor a session at the American Literature Association conference in Boston, MA, May 26-29, 2011. The topic of the session will be "Katherine Anne Porter and Kay Boyle: Connections." The Society seeks papers analyzing a variety of connections between the writers, including connections reflecting their roles as modernists and innovators in the short story form. Please email proposals of 250 words or less to Christine Hait, Columbia College, Columbia, SC, at chrishait@columbiasc.edu. The deadline for submissions is now January 21, 2011.