CFP: Modern Drama - The Pulitzer Prize (3/1/06; SAMLA, 11/10/06-11/12/06)

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McDonald, Rob
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Modern Drama section

South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA)

November 10-12, 2006

Charlotte, NC


The Drama of the Pulitzer: Winners and Losers


This session will explore aspects of the competition for the Pulitzer
Prize in Drama: What does it mean for a play to win the prize? What do
the nominations (and the controversies they sometimes generate) suggest
about the nature of the American theater? We encourage a full range of
approaches to and perspectives on the topic.


By March 1, 2006, send 500-word abstracts or full papers to:


Rob McDonald

Department of English and Fine Arts

Virginia Military Institute

Lexington, VA 24450



Electronic submission (via Word attachment) preferred.


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1. Panelist Name and Institution as this information should appear in
the convention program
2. Panelist Address: street, city, state, zip
3. Panelist Phone Number: area code - number
4. Panelist Email address
5. AV Equipment Request: Due to the high cost of AV equipment, all AV
requests must be made in writing by the panelist and included with each
panelist proposal to the session chair. If a panelist does not wish to
have any AV equipment, please indicate that as well.


Presenters must be current members of SAMLA by 1 May 2006. For more
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