Shakespeare and the African-AmericanExperience Conference

deadline for submissions: 
December 10, 2016
full name / name of organization: 
South Carolina State University
contact email: 

Call for Papers



                        Shakespeare and the African-American Experience


                                                February 17, 2017


                                        South Carolina State University


                                            Orangeburg, South Carolina



 Any abstracts concerning the participation of African-Americans in stage productions, films, or literary criticism of  Shakespeare’s plays are encouraged for submission.


Proposals for papers of 20 minutes are invited. Please send abstracts of 300-500 words to by December 10, 2016.


Undergraduates are invited to present work during seminar-style roundtables. Participants are asked to submit 300-500 word abstracts, followed by 8-10 page papers for pre-circulation.


Questions regarding submissions may be directed to W. Reginald Rampone, Jr. at