Call for Papers: Literature and Language

deadline for submissions: 
December 31, 2016
full name / name of organization: 
Philological Association of the Carolinas
contact email: 

Call for Papers

41st Annual PAC Conference

April 7-8th, 2016

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte


Keynote speaker: Dr. Themis Kaniklidou, Hellenic American University


Areas: The Philological Association of the Carolinas invites paper proposals related to any aspect of literary, cultural, media, film and communication studies. Presentations on pedagogy, semiotics, linguistics, and literary and cultural theory are also welcome. 

Requirements: Paper proposals must include a 250-500 word abstract as well as the name, rank, and affiliation of the presenter. Proposals from undergraduates must be accompanied by a brief letter of support from a faculty sponsor. Panel proposals must include a 250-500 word letter of justification along with the session title; a 250-500 word abstract in English for each proposed paper; and the names, email addresses, and institutional affiliation of all participants. 

Submissions: Please submit proposals by 31 December 2016 to the program coordinator for your area:

American / British Topics

Dr. Paul Worley

Assistant Professor of English, Western Carolina University


Foreign / Comparative / Linguistics / Pedagogy Topics

Dr. Amy Emm

Associate Professor of German, The Citadel


Presenters are encouraged to submit their work to Postscript, PAC’s peer-reviewed journal, for consideration.