Call for Student Papers, The Association for Gravestone Studies Annual Meeting and Conference, June 18-23, 2013

full name / name of organization: 
The Association for Gravestone Studies
contact email: 
info@gravestonestudies.org

Students

Earn a chance to attend The Association for Gravestone Studies Conference and Annual Meeting as a guest of AGS. Enter the AGS Student Paper Competition.

The 2013 Conference will be held June 18-23 at Willamette University in Salem, Oregon

Requirements: The applicant must either be a graduate or undergraduate student at an accredited college or university, as well as a member of the AGS.

Application: The application will consist of the title, abstract and text for a scholarly paper suitable for presentation at the Friday Lecture Session. The entry should be in the exact form that it will be delivered at the conference, including visuals. It should be a twenty-minute presentation. PowerPoint is the preferred presentation medium.

The award will cover registration, plus room and board for the full conference (about $525) and will also include a cash prize of $300, which will be presented at the conference.

The recipient of this award will be expected to present the paper during the Friday evening lecture session, June 21, 2013.

Deadline: March 31, 2013

Your entry should consist of a cover letter with a PDF attachment, emailed to Bob Drinkwater c/o info@gravestonestudies.org.

cfp categories: 
african-american
american
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ethnicity_and_national_identity
interdisciplinary
popular_culture
religion