CFP: The Dramatic Alcotts (1/12/07; ALA, 5/24/07-5/27/07)

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Mary Shelden
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In addition to our regular annual business meeting, the Louisa May Alcott Society will host two scholarly sessions at the American Literature Association 18th Annual Conference in Boston, 24-27 May 2007. Calls for Papers follow for the second of our two proposed sessions:

Session 2. The Dramatic Alcotts
In honor of the 150th anniversary of the establishment of the Concord Dramatic Union, we invite proposals for a wide range of topics,
including the following:
* The theatrical career of Louisa May Alcott
* The Alcott girls as playwrights
* Adaptations of Little Women for stage and/or screen
* The role of The Witch's Curse in Little Women

Please e-mail a one-paragraph abstract along with a short bio to Louisa May Alcott Society secretary, Mary Shelden, at . Deadline for submissions is January 7. Please indicate, also by January 7, whether you require any special AV equipment. For more information about the 2007 conference, see the ALA Web site:

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