Philip Roth Society Panel on "Philip Roth and Narrative" at ALA Annual Conference (Boston May 23-26, 2013)

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At this year's 24th annual ALA conference (to be held at the Westin Copley Place in Boston, May 23-26), the Philip Roth Society will be sponsoring a panel entitled Philip Roth and Narrative. We welcome proposals for papers on any aspects of this topic, for example papers that bring a narratological approach to Roth's writing, or those that focus attention on Roth's narrators. Proposals/abstracts (not exceeding 300 words) for 20 minute papers should be emailed to the Roth Society program chair, David Gooblar, at, by January 10, 2013.

Papers presented may be expanded and submitted for publication to Philip Roth Studies. To present a paper as part of a Roth Society panel at the ALA, participants must be members of the Philip Roth Society and register for the conference. For membership information, please see the Society's website at For information on the cost of conference registration, accommodation, etc., please see the ALA website: