Fourth International Edgar Allan Poe Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Poe Studies Association and Penn State Lehigh Valley Continuing Education
contact email: 
rxk3@psu.edu and bac7@psu.edu

Proposals for individual papers or panels are invited for the Fourth International Edgar Allan Poe Conference to be held in New York City at the Roosevelt Hotel from Thursday, February 26 to Sunday, March 1, 2015.

Possible topics include:

Poe in New York City
Poe’s Reading
Poe’s Influence on American Literature
Poe’s Influence Abroad
Poe Illustration
Poe’s Allusions
Poe and the Culture Wars
Poe and Literary Form
Poe and Women
Poe and Race
Poe and Class
Poe and the Detective Story
Poe and Lyric Poetry
Poe and the Novel
Poe and Science Fiction
Poe and the Gothic
Poe and Humor
Poe and the Visual Arts
Poe and the Performing Arts
Poe and His Contemporaries
Poe and Politics
Poe and Cosmology
Poe as Editor
Poe and the Book Review
Poe and Journalism
Poe and Today’s Students
Poe and His Family
Poe and Childhood
Poe and the Digital Archives
Poe and the Dusty Archives
Poe’s Bankruptcy
Poe and the Performing Arts
Poe’s Correspondence
Poe Scholars
Poe Biographies
Poe Collecting
Poe and Popular Culture
Poe and Comic Books
Poe and the Graphic Novel

Please send double-spaced, 250-word abstracts, with the subject heading “2015 Poe Conference,” to Richard Kopley at rxk3@psu.edu by June 1, 2014.

cfp categories: 
american
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
interdisciplinary
international_conferences
poetry
popular_culture