CFP: Richard Wright Circle (12/16/05; ALA, 5/25/06-5/28/06)

full name / name of organization: 
James Miller
contact email: 

        The Richard Wright Circle plans to organize two sessions at the
American Literature Association's annual meeting in San Francisco, CA,
May 25-28, 2006. It invites proposals for 20-minute papers for either

Session I: New Directions in Wright Scholarship. We welcome papers
involving significant new research or critical approaches to Wright and
his work.

Session II: Richard Wright: International Perspectives. We welcome
papers ranging from Wright's responses to global events to the
reception of Wright's work in various international settings.

For either session, proposals should take the form of a 200-400 word
abstract submitted electronically as an attachment in Word to

Deadline for proposals is December 16, 2005; acceptances will be sent
by January 20, 2006.

James A. Miller
Professor of English & American Studies
& Director, Africana Studies
The George Washington University
(202) 994-6743
Fax: (202) 994-7915

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