Stowe Panel at ALA 2012 (May 24-27, San Francisco, CA; proposal deadline Jan 9, 2012)
"Family Life & the Fiction of Harriet Beecher Stowe."
Papers are sought on any aspect of family life in the work of Harriet Beecher Stowe. Proposals are welcomed for studies that approach Stowe's fiction using rubrics such as motherhood, fatherhood, siblings, the figure of the child, slave families, faith and the family, citizenship and the home, family and nation, or politics and family life.
While you need not be a Stowe Society member to submit a proposal, you must become a member to present on the Stowe panel at ALA.
Please submit a one page abstract and a one page CV to Mary Wearn (firstname.lastname@example.org) by January 9, 2012.